Monthly Archives: September 2008

Unnamed flowers

September 12, 2008
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Linda, I’ve only known two judges on the east coast that is willing to turn their backs on rules and have the clerks apply the correct name to the label.…

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Vive la difference

September 11, 2008
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I read what Loyce McKenzie wrote and I have to agree with her on several very important points.    Some flowers were never meant to be show bench ribbon winners. …

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unnamed flowers

September 11, 2008
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—–Original Message—– From: Sent: Thu, 11 Sep 2008 5:58 pm Subject: unnamed flowers Like some of the rest of you, I intended to stay out of this one—but couldn’t. I…

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Awards to no-names

September 11, 2008
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All,   I’m probably one of the lesser folks who should weigh in as I am not overly interested in the thrill of the ribbon chase, except that as the…

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Rewarding unnamed blooms

September 11, 2008
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Daffnetters, Brian and others have a made most sensible argument for allowing any bloom – named or un-named – to compete for best-in-show. After all, if it is the best…

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a question, before I express some opinions—

September 11, 2008
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Regarding this general international discussion, with all of these very true and often opposing points of view about the status and immediate-show-future of unnamed blooms: Many of you out there…

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