2013 Annual Show of Begonias


Click here to see the 2012 Annual Begonia Slideshow and Gallery.

Date

Venue

Event

23 FEB
Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens Auditorium Annual Begonia Show

The 2013 Annual Show of Begonias is held at Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens Auditorium from 9am to 4pm on 23rd (Saturday) of February, where visitors can:

  1. Admire quality begonias in 30 competition classes.
  2. View artistic static displays of diverse begonias.
  3. Meet experienced growers and dedicated members of the society.
  4. Purchase many varieties of begonias not available through normal nurseries.
  5. Buy books published by the society.
  6. Make inquiries or seek assistance at the information desk.
  7. Participate in the “Name This Begonia” competition.
  8. Witness the award of competition trophies at 10.30am.
  9. Attend workshops on how to grow begonias well at 11am.
  10. Win monster raffle prizes.
  11. Enjoy light refreshments.

Annual Begonia Show from the Past

Click here to see the 2012 Annual Begonia Slideshow and Gallery.

Click here to see the Videos of the 2012 Annual Begonia Show.

Floral Divider

2013 SHOW COMPETITION RESULTS

SECTION 1 ― OPEN

Class

Category

Winners

1
B. Rhizomatous Hybrid
1

B. ‘Flames’

Barbara Blacka
2

B. ‘Kit Kat’

Barbara Blacka
2
B. Rhizomatous Hybrid
(Spiral, Crested or Curled, or Distinctive Foliage)
1

B. ‘Norgrove Curl’

Barbara Blacka
2

B. ‘Plum Swirl’

Enid Henderson
3
B. Rex Cultorum
1

B. ‘Silky Swirl’

Joan Taylor
2

B. ‘Indian Summer’

Carmel Browne
4
Any Species Begonia
1

B. microsperma

Enid Henderson
2

B. polyantha

Barbara Blacka
5
B. Queensland Hybrid
1

B. ‘Spots ’n Swirls’

Joan Taylor
2

B. ‘Turnabout’

Marge Heinemann
6
B. Semperflorens
1

B. unknown

Marge Heinemann
2

Not awarded

7
B. Tuberous, Semi-Tuberous and Tuberhybrida
1

B. dregei hybrid

Enid Henderson
2

Not awarded

8
B. Trailing-Scandent
1

B. ‘Orococo’

Enid Henderson
2

B. ‘Annan Blush’

Enid Henderson
9
B. Shrub-like
1

B. ‘Burning Bush’

Marge Heinemann
2

B. ‘Trilby Gem’

Marge Heinemann
10
B. Cane-Like
1

B. ‘Rosie’

Marge Heinemann
2

B. ‘Silver Locket’

Kevin Heinemann
11
B. Thick-Stemmed
1

B. ‘Rare Treat’

Shevanti Seneviratne
2

B. ‘Golden Girl’

Shevanti Seneviratne
12
Artistic Begonia Display
(Base 61cm x 61cm, height unlimited)
1

Not awarded

2

Fairyland

Jan Hinze
13
Three Pots of Begonia
(1 plant per pot, max. pot size 13cm)
1 Enid Henderson
2 Jan Hinze
14
Terrarium ― One Only Begonia Variety
1

B. ‘Silver Tears’

Enid Henderson
2

B. ‘Mumtaz’

Enid Henderson

Class

Category

Winners

SECTION 2 ― NOVICE

Class

Category

Winners

15
Any Begonia Variety
1

B. unknown

Graeme Archer
2

B. ‘Crowded House’

Graeme Archer
16
Terrarium ― One Only Begonia Variety
1

No entries

2

No entries

SECTION 3 ― Challenge Cup

Class

Category

Winners

17

B. ‘Blue Bird’

Marge Heinemann
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