Udny & Pitmedden Flower Show results

The recent Udny and Pitmedden Show was officially opened by the local minister Gillian McLean.

A wide range of entries were received and results are as follows:

PITMEDDEN GARDENS CHALLENGE SHIELD for most points in all sections of the show combined - Alfie Penny, Pitmedden

THE FORDYCE CUP for most points in Vegetables, Fruit, Cut Flowers and Pot Plants section combined (Confined) - Alfie Penny, Pitmedden

THE FRED HEPBURN TROPHY for the best exhibit in Sections A, B, C and D - Alfie Penny, Pitmedden

THE ANDERSON TROPHY for the best exhibit in Dahlias - Alfie Penny, Pitmedden

INDIVIDUAL TROPHIES for best entries in - VEGETABLES - Alfie Marr, Udny Station; FRUIT - Alfie Penny, Pitmedden; CUT FLOWERS - Mr and Mrs T Waddell, Barthol Chapel; POT PLANTS - Alfie Penny, Pitmedden

UDNY AND PITMEDDEN SHOW CHALLENGE SHIELD for the most points in the Home Produce - S M Ewen, Tarves

DEVELOPERS CUP for most points in section A, B and C, for novice exhibitors open and confined - Ewan Campbell, Udny 8. PENNY CUP for most points in Wine Section in Classes 113-116 only - Paul Gordon, Pitmedden9. PITMEDDEN COMMUNITY CLUB SHIELD for most points in the Childrens Section - Finlay Campbell, Udny

THE YOUNG GARDENER TROPHY for the best entry in the junior section - Finlay Campbell, Udny

M & J ROBB TROPHY for novice exhibitors - Ewen Campbell, Udny

UDNY COMMUNITY COUNCIL CUP for the best kept garden - A Donald, Pitmedden

PARLEY TROPHY for the best garden by a tenant in Pitmedden Village - Colin Fraser, Pitmedden

MR & MRS A J RENNIE for the best kept garden by a senior citizen - A Donald, Pitmedden

THREE “EVERGLADES” ROSEBOWLS for the three best entries in classes 22, 23, 24 and 25 (Confined only) - 1. Shona Robertson, Pitmedden; 2. Alfie Penny, Pitmedden; 3. Shona Robertson, Pitmedden

MARGARET MORGAN MEMORIAL TROPHY for the most points in the Floral Arrangement 147-149- Ann Henderson, Dumfries

BILL & SHEILA JOHNSTON CUP for the best floral tub judged in the Udny Parish - Ruth Kluppel, Pitmedden

DAVID PATERSON MEMORIAL CUP for best in Show (Confined) - Alfie Penny, Pitmedden

BOB BURNETT TROPHY for the best hanging garden basket - S and H Moir, Pitmedden

GILMAR CUP for the best sweet peas - MR and MRS T Waddell, Barthol Chapel

BUSINESS SALVER for the best floral display at a business premises - Eat at the Green, Udny Green

ANNIVERSARY TROPHY any section, for notable or outstanding entry- Mr E Hay, Ellon

Pot Plants CONFINED - Fuchsia - Alfie Penny; Impatiens - Alfie Penny, 2. Alfie Penny; Hanging Basket Alfie Penny; Coleus - Alfie Penny; Cactus or succulent - Alex Donald, 2. Alfie Penny; Begonia (Tuberous) - Alex Donald, 2. Alex Donald; Begonia (Fibrous) - Alex Donald, 2. Alex Donald; Pot Plant N/S Foliage - Alfie Penny

Pot Plants - OPEN: Pelargonium - Eddie Hay

Geranium - Eddie Hay 2nd Eddie Hay, 3rd Ann Henderson

Impatiens - Eddie Hay, 2. Eddie Hay; Hanging Pot - Flowering: Eddie Hay; Hanging Basket - Eddie Hay; Coleus - Alfie Penny, 2. Mr & Mrs T Waddell; Cactus or succulent - 1. & 2. Mr & Mrs T Waddell, 3. Eddie Hay; Begonia (Tuberous) - Eddie Hay, 2. Ann Henderson; Begonia (Fibrous) - 1.& 2. Eddie Hay; Pot Plant N/S Flowering - 1. & 2. Eddie Hay; Pot Plant N/S Foliage - Eddie Hay, 2. Ann Henderson, 3. Eddie Hay; Gloxinia - Eddie Hay

Cut Flowers - CONFINED: 7” vase of 5 Miniature Roses - 1. & 2. Shona Robertson; 8” Vase of Roses 3 Blooms of 1 Variety - Alfie Penny, 2. & 3. Shona Robertson; 8” Vase Roses 3 Blooms mixed - Shona Robertson; 8” Vase Roses 3 clusters of Floribunda - 1. & 2. Shona Robertson; 8” Vase 4 Asters (Double) - Alfie Penny; 8” Vase Antirrhinum - Alfie Penny; 8” Vase Sweet Peas, mixed with gypsophila or light foliage - Alfie Penny; 12” Vase Cactus Dahlias - 1. & 2. Alfie Penny; 12” Vase 3 Decorative Dahlias - Alfie Penny

Cut Flowers - OPEN: Class 16: 4 African Marigolds - Ann Henderson, 2. Mr & Mrs T Waddell, 3. Ann Henderson; 4 Marigolds French (Single) - Mr & Mrs T Waddell; 4 Marigolds French (Double) - Mr & Mrs T Waddell, 2. Eddie Hay, 3. Ann Henderson; 4 Marigolds Scotch - 1. & 2. Eddie Hay; 4 Pansies - Mr & Mrs T Waddell, 2. Ann Henderson, 3. Mr & Mrs T Waddell; 2 Begonia Heads up to 4” - 1. & 2. Eddie Hay; 7” Vase 3 Minature Dahlias ( Annuals) - 1. & 2. Eddie Hay; 7” Vase 3 Carnations - 1. & 2. Mr & Mrs T Waddell; 8” Vase 4 Asters (Double) - Mr & Mrs T Waddell, 2. Eddie Hay; 12” Vase 3 Lillies - Eddie Hay; 8” Vase Antirrhinum - Eddie Hay; 11” Vase of annuals, mixed for effect - Eddie Hay; 11” Vase of perennials, mixed for effect - Sheila Ewen, 2. Joey Sleigh, 3. Mr & Mrs T Waddell; 8” Vase Sweet Peas, 3 distinct varieties, 3 of each - Mr & Mrs T Waddell; 8” Vase Sweet Peas, 6 spikes of 1 distinct variety - Mr & Mrs T Waddell; 8” Vase Sweet Peas, mixed with gypsophila or light foliage - Mr & Mrs T Waddell

Vegetables - CONFINED: 3 Onions grown from seed - Alfie Penny, 2. Norma Edwards; 3 Onions grown from sets - Pitmedden Primary School; 3 Parsnips - Alfie Penny; 1 Cauliflower with root stock remaining - Anna Jamieson 2. Pitmedden Primary School, 3. George Jamieson; 1 Cabbage (not red) - George Jamieson, 2. Pitmedden Primary School; 8 Pods Peas - Alfie Penny, 2. Pitmedden Primary School; 6 Pods Broad Beans - Paul Gordon; 3 Potatoes, white of 1 variety - Pitmedden Primary School, 2. Paul Gordon; 3 Potatoes, coloured of 1 variety - 1. & 2. Alfie Penny, 3. Pitmedden Primary School; 1 Vegetable Marrow - Charles Black, 2. Pitmedden Primary School; 3 Leeks - Alfie Penny; 2 Beetroot, globe - Pitmedden Primary School; 1 Cucumber - Alfie Penny, 2. Norma Edwards, 3. Alfie Penny; 4 Tomatoes, Red - Norma Edwards, 2. Paul Gordon; 4 Tomatoes, Yellow - Norma Edwards; 1 Parsley Plant in 8” Pot - Alfie Penny; Any vegetable not mentioned above - Paul Gordon/ Pitmedden Primary School

Vegetables - OPEN: 2 Lettuces - Alfie Marr; 6 Shallots Yellow, cleaned, unpolished - Alfie Marr; 8 Pods Peas - Alfie Penny, 2. Mr & Mrs T Waddell, 3. Alfie Marr; 3 Potatoes, coloured of 1 variety - 1. & 2. Alfie Penny; 1 Vegetable Marrow - Alfie Marr; 1 Cucumber - Alfie Marr; 4 Tomatoes, Red - Alfie Marr, 2. & 3. Michael Sleigh; Any vegetable not mentioned above - 1. & 2. Alfie Marr

Fruit - CONFINED - 12 Gooseberries, Yellow - Alfie Penny; 12 Gooseberries, Red - Alfie Penny; Blackcurrants, 1/2 lb picked - Alfie Penny; Any other fruit - Alfie Penny

Fruit - OPEN: 12 Raspberries (with husks) - Alfie Marr; 12 Gooseberries, Yellow - Alfie Penny; Blackcurrants, 1/2lb picked - Alfie Penny

Home Produce - Jams, Jellies and Chutneys: Any other jams, jellies, chutneys not mentioned below: Anna Jamieson, 2. Heather Black, 3. Ewan Campbell; Jar Salsa - 2. S M Ewen; Raspberry Jam - Anna Jamieson, 2. Heather Black, 3. Mr & Mrs T Waddell; Strawberry Jam - Ann Henderson, 2. Heather Black, 3. S M Ewen; Redcurrant Jelly - S M Ewen; Blackcurrant Jam - Mrs M Milne, 2. Heather Black, 3. Anna Jamieson; Fruit Marmalade - Heather Black, 2nd S M Ewen, 3. Fiona Entwistle; Rhubarb Chutney - S M Ewen; Tomato Chutney - S M Ewen, 2. Anna Jamieson, 3. Pam Mark; Mixed Pickles - 2. S M Ewen

Home Produce: Crumpets - Anna Jamieson; Cheese Oven Scones - Anna Jamieson, 2. Mr & Mrs T Waddell, 3. Fiona Entwistle; Sultana Cake - 3. Carol McKenzie; 2 Single Meringue Shells - Mrs Anne Grant, 2. S M Ewen; 1/4lb Tablet - Mrs Anne Grant; 2 Individual Clootie Dumplings - Carol McKenzie; 4 No Bake Tray Bakes (2 varieties) - Heather Black, 2. Carol McKenzie, 3. Anna Jamieson; 2 Chocolate Brownies - Gail Bowditch, 2. S M Ewen, 3. Carol McKenzie; Fruit Crumble - Carol McKenzie; Cornish Pastries - Carol McKenzie; Victoria Sponge - Anna Jamieson, 2. Carol McKenzie; 2 Chocolate Chip Cookies - S M Ewen, 2. Gail Bowditch, 3. Carol McKenzie; Meatroll - Anna Jamieson, 2. S M Ewen, 3. Carol McKenzie; Lemon Drizzle Cake - Anna Jamieson, 2. S M Ewen, 3. Carol McKenzie; 2 Decorated Cup Cakes - Ann Henderson, 2. Catherine Henderson, 3. S M Ewen; 2 Bakewell Tarts - Carol McKenzie, 2. Anna Jamieson; Individual Strawberry Cheesecake - 1. S M Ewen, 2. Anna Jamieson; Small Loaf Wholemeal Bread - 2. Carol McKenzie; Individual Savoury Flan - S M Ewen, 2. Anna Jamieson, 3. Carol McKenzie

Wine - Bottle of Home-made Fruit Liqueur - Paul Gordon, 2. Ewan Campbell

Floral Arrrangement - Ladies Small Posy for a Wedding - Ann Henderson, 2. S M Ewen

Childrens Gardening Section 1: Pot of Nasturtiums grown from seeds - Finlay Campbell