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RE: Garden labels, garden shows

Anyone know how Chris did in the show?


> For the last two days I've been preparing for my local garden club's
> first flower show in more years than anyone can remember.  All my
> keeping really paid off when you need the exact name of a plant for
> entry.  I couldn't believe how many people didn't know the names of
> they are growing in their gardens! I was helping with plant ids.  I
> attend the meetings twice a year (in the summer) since the club meets
> the daytime. A lot of my entries had a tiny hole or blemish, so I
> probably won't do that well.  I don't use any insecticides, so I get
> some damaged leaves.  Also, I wasn't aware of how to show certain
> plants, and the committee wasn't any help!  They gave me erroneous
> information, so I had to "fix" some of my entries last minute.  I
> have written to Auralie! Now that I'm waiting for everything to be
> judged, I'm working on last minute details for the daylily show I'm
> co-chairing on Sunday!  On top of all that, my sister and her family
> arriving from Kentucky today!  Such is life!
> Chris
> Long Island, NY
> Zone 7

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