2006 Shows Reports
This year we had the hottest/driest
July on record, and at the time it was not clear how these extremes would affect the
Many growers are of the opinion that the high day and night
temperatures caused a slowdown in growth and bloom development resulting
in later blooms than had initially been anticipated. Bloom size and
colour did not appear to be particularly adversely affected here in
|These web pages contain a selection of pictures from
the Shows listed on the left hand side. Most of the photos are shown in thumbnail form, just click on the small image
to see a larger version of the picture, then click the 'back' arrow to
return to the main page.
The content of these pages has been greatly enhanced by the
contributions of Ivor Mace, Harry Lawson, Doug Stewart, Tom &
Peter Fraser, Dave Holden, Jack Gilbert and Gordon Dowson - your help is much appreciated!
you have pictures of other chrysanthemum exhibits from any of the shows already displayed here you can
e-mail them to me and I will add them to the relevant page.
As a result of the wide coverage of Early Shows the link for Late
Shows displays a page of links for all Late Shows covered this
and Group Shows
you have pictures from your local or Group show and would like to see
them published on a web page just e-mail your details and pictures to me and I'll
publish on your behalf.
The 'Other Shows' page
pictures from the following Early Shows:
- Wollsingham Chrysanth and Horticultural Society
- Bishop Aukland C&D
- Margam Country Park
- Malvern Autumn Show.