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ST ANDREWS GARDENERS CLUB

formaly St Andrews & District Horticultural Association  

Welcome to all Members, Patrons, Sponsors, Exhibitors and visitors to our site. From the Committee.

NEXT MEETING DATE      

Wednesday  29th August 2018  at  2pm. 

Cosmos Centre Abbey Walk Andrews

 

SPRING SHOW 2018 

The Show this year was held in Hope Park & Martyrs Church Hall St Mary's Place St Andrews on SATURDAY 14th APRIL 11am - 3.30pm.  A new trophy the J M MacCarthur Trophy was awarded this year for the new Class 22, 6 Vases of 1 Bloom 6 Different Cultivars from 4 or more Divisions.

 

 Trophy winners from the Spring Show in  2018  

 The Matheson Cup  { most points in cut flowers }                      Gillian Sharp            Burrelton

 The Mrs.Howden Trophy { most points in pot plants }               George Reid             Balmullo

 The Dr. Sheila Lenman Trophy  { most floriferous exhibit }        Alan Weepers          Leven

​ The J Y Macarthur Trophy  { Class 22 }                                         Peter Sandwell        Arbroath

 

THE SUMMER SHOW 2018

This will be held on Saturday 22nd of September in the Town Hall Supper Room Queens Gardens ST Andrews. The show this year will be at ground floor level so there are no stairs to climb for exhibitors or visitors.

 

Summer Show  2017

The Summer Show held on the 23rd September saw a large number of entries with some beautiful colourful flowers and wonderful exhibits of vegetables. There was a marked increase of exhibits in the fruit, photography and chrysanthemum classes. The Club appreciates the expertise and diligence of the various class judges.

 

The trophy winners of all the categories were :-

 

 Trophies 2017

Name

 Address

 Category

 Hall Stewart Memorial Trophy  Bill Louden  Guardbridge  Most Points in Fruit, Flowers, Vegetables
 Low Challenge Trophy  Diana Baty  Dunfermline  Most Points in Fruit Classes
 Victory Challenge Trophy  Alastair Barnard  Glenrothes  Most Points in Flower Classes
 Ballnacarron Challenge Trophy  Ted Low  Strathkinness  Most Points in Vegetable Classes
 Charles McDermott Memorial Salver  Alan Weepers  Leven  Most Points in Pot Plant Classes
 Hector Watt M-B Trophy  P.Anthony/ W.Weepers  St Andrews/Cupar  Most Points in Baking & Preserves
 Henry Anquetil Trophy  Alastair Barnard  Glenrothes  Best Exhibit in Cut Flower Classes
 Mount Melville Challenge Bowl  Gladys Lundie  Cupar  Table Centre Piece - Decorative Class
 James Beats Memorial Quaich  Alastair Barnard  Glenrothes  3 Vaes Dahlias
 White House Rose Challenge Trohpy  Not Awarded    6 Roses on a Board
 St Andrews Citizen Challenge Trophy  Sybil Scott  Dunino  A Bowl of Flowers
 Montgomery Challenge Trophy  Ted Low  Strathkinness  Display of Vegetables - 5 kinds on a Board
 Carstairs Quaich  Bill Louden  Guardbridge  Collection of Potatoes
 Andrew Melville Challenge Trophy  Brian Millar  Lower Largo  Display of Vegetables - 3 kinds on a Board
 McDonald Challenge Trophy  Alan Weepers  Leven  Best Rock Plant
 Moscrop Medal  Bill Louden  Guardbridge  Best Fushia
 John L Mowat Quaich  Alan Weepers  Leven  Best 3 Rock Plants
 Kingsbarns Challenge Trophy  Alastair Ramsay  Cellardyke  Best in Photography
 Babbington Smith Trophy  Elivira Braunecker  St Andrews  Best in Child Art

                       

Summer show Schedule

Spring Show Entry Form

Summer Show Entry Form