BENCHED WINNERS APRIL 2018
Benched Winners in each category

Judges First Choice

Sc. Dal’s Tradition. Grower: B. & S. Brown

A nicely presented exhibition Cattleya but the judges were of the opinion the plant was incorrectly named. Most likely the plant is Sc. Dal’s Choice.

Judges Second Choice

Den. Dal’s Stunner x Kultana ‘ Lou ‘  Grower: R. Mollee

This well shaped pristine white raceme of unblemished flowers was very attractive to the eye.

Judges Third Choice

C. Little Suzie. Grower: R. Mollee

One of the older clusters but always pleases with a display of well shaped flowers.

Member’s Choice

Bulb. Wilmar Galaxy Star. Grower: C. & H. Barker

This well-grown plant was the most popular among members for the April meeting.

Monthly Competition Winners

Cattleya

Plant: Sc. Dal’s Tradition

Grower: B. & S. Brown

Cattleya Compact

Plant: Sc. Dal’s Tradition

Grower: J. & H. Rutter

Cattleya Any Other

Plant: C. Little Suzie

Grower: R. Mollee

Paphiopedlum

Plant: Paph. Maudiae ‘ Commander ‘ x ‘ Los Osos ‘

Grower: C. & H. Barker

Phalaenopsis

Plant: Dor. pulcherrima

Grower: J. & H. Rutter

Dendrobium

Plant: Den. Dal’s Stunner x Kultana ‘ Lou ‘

Grower: R. Mollee

Any other genera

Plant: Phrag. Noirmont ‘ An ‘

Grower: K. & M. Cooper

Novice

Plant: Onc. Unknown

Grower: E. Aubrey

Floral Art

Theme: Eastern Influence

Creator: L. & J. Abbate

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Vandaceous

Plant: V. Fuchs Rosy Charm ‘Christine’

Grower: R. Kerr

Oncidium

Plant: Onc. Sharry Baby ‘ Red Fantasy ‘

Grower: R. Mollee

Australian native

Plant: Den. bigibbum var superbum ‘ Ray’s Best ‘ x ‘ Timberlea ‘

Grower: R. Mollee

Australian Native Hybrid

Plant: Den. Topaz Dream ‘ Sweet ‘

Grower: J. & H. Rutter

Species

Plant: C. bowringiana var. albescence

Grower: R. Kerr