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2015 Connecticut Flower Show, February 19-22, 2015
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Panoramic view of our "Backyard Paradise" Flower Show. Photo by Eva Gryk.

Ribbon cutting on Thursday, February 20, 2014, by Flower Show Chair
Becky Paul, North East Expos Director Kristie Gonsalves, and Federation President Jacqueline Connell. Photo by Barbara Bosco.

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Photos by Ronnie Schoelzel.

Click here for a complete list of the Horticulture Award Winners.

Photos by Barbara Bosco.


Photos by Barbara Bosco, Nancy Lenoce, Trish Manfredi and Inge Venus.

Click here for the Master Design List, "Backyard Paradise."


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

Above, the ribbon cutting at the 2013 CT Flower and Garden Show, "Love in Bloom," with (left to right) North East Expos Director Kristie Gonsalves; Golden Wedding Anniversary Couple Duane and Alice Luster; FGCCT President Ronnie Schoelzel; and CT Flower Show Chairman Becky Paul.

Justice of the Peace BobDebella officiates at the ceremony of Duane and Alice Luster, who renewed their voews after 50 years.

Photos by Inge Venus.

Click here for the list of Design Award winners.

Click here for the list of Horticulture Award winners.



[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

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.

Archived Schedules for Past Shows

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