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Winner of the Presidents’ Design Challenge: Ronnie Schoelzel.

 


"Love in Bloom"
A Standard Flower Show – February 21-24, 2013
At the 32nd Annual Connecticut Flower & Garden Show™
Connecticut Convention Center
100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT

 

 

 

 


 


[Photos by Ronnie Schoelzel]

 

National Convention Flower Show "An Empire of Wonders" held in Buffalo May 16-17, 2012

Cut specimens on display at the National Convention Flower Show "An Empire of Wonders" - FGCCT members won numerous blue ribbons in horticulture.

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(Click here to see 2012 Flower Show chair
Becky Paul on News Channel 8
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Left to right: Federation President Ronnie Schoelzel; Hartford Mayor Segarra; North East Promotions President Kristie Gonsalves; CT Flower Show Chair Becky Paul

Our "Swing" dancers: Joel, Prudence, Barbara, Neal, Cathy, with
Mike and Savio in front

Class 7. HIGH NOON - A Floor Design staged on sand within a square floor space 42" x 42". To be viewed from the front.
1st - Terry Stoleson, Long Hill GC  
Award of Distinction & Terry Stoleson Award

Class 2. THE CHA CHA CHA - A Duo Design staged on a 20" square x 34" H black pedestal.
1st - Melinda Wolcott, Wilton GC     
Award of Design Excellence &  Nell McGuinness Award           
       

Above, Clivia miniata – Clivia, won Grower’s Choice Award in Section F and The Elisabeth Swain Memorial Propagation Award. Exhibited by Brie Quimby, G.C. of Hartford.

Right, Phaius tankervillae – Award of Merit and Horticultural Award of Excellence
Section C. Orchids
Lynn Beaulieu, Manchester G.C.



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