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Rose show success

By Southern Riverina News

Despite the recent warm windy weather a large number of roses were on display at Saturday’s Rose Show.

Hosted by the Finley Show Society, it attracted almost 80 entries which created a colourful display.

Those attending the event enjoyed refreshments provided by the Show Society.

Guest speaker was 2019 Finley Showgirl Georgia Webb who spoke about her experience in Malaysia as part of the Lions Youth Exchange Program.

Results are as follows:

Most Successful Exhibitor - Finley Regional Care.

One Rose, Any Variety - Mary Beattie, 1; Ken Gardiner, 2.

Three Roses, Distinct Variety - Bernadette Gray, 1; Finley Regional Care, 2.

Three Rose, Same Variety - Shirley Gray, 1; Glenda Rogers, 2.

One Red Rose - Jacinta & Michael Tooke, 1; Ken Gardiner, 2.

One White Rose - Carol Kennedy, 1 and 2.

One Yellow Rose - Finley Regional Care, 1; Glenda Rogers, 2.

One Mauve/Purple Rose - Janette Morris, 1; Glenda Rogers, 2.

One Pink Rose - Finley Regional Care, 1; Jacinta & Michael Tooke, 2.

One Bi-Coloured Rose - Bernadette Gray, 1; Finley Regional Care, 2.

Cluster of Roses - Finley Regional Care, 1; Finley Regional Care, 2.

A Rose In Three Stages of Development - Bernadette Gray, 1; David Webb, 2.

One David Austen Rose - Heather Thomas, 1; Mary Beattie, 2.

Three Stems Miniature Roses - Bernadette Gray.

One Stem Miniature, Patio or Carpet Rose - Carol Kennedy, 1.

Arrangement of Roses - Lesley Wilson, 1 and 2.

Raffle - Grace Mueller, 1; Anne Hawkins, 2; Eileen Pritchard, 3.