Flower Show Schedule 2015

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<ul><li><p> TheTorontoFlowerShowPresents</p><p>AtCanadaBlooms</p><p>March13th22nd,2015DirectEnergyCentre,ExhibitionPlace</p><p>C o m p e t i t o r s S c h e d u l e </p><p>FoundingPartners</p></li><li><p>2 </p><p> TableofContents PageDates/Tickets........................................................................3LetterfromCanadaBloomsCochairs..........................4Volunteering.........................................................................5BusTours..............................................................................6Committee.............................................................................7GeneralRegulations...........................................................89JudgingCriteria...................................................................9HorticultureHorticulturalCompetitionRules....................................1012HorticulturalHelpfulHints..............................................12HorticulturalEntryInformation.....................................13HorticulturalCompetitionClasses.................................1419DesignDesignCompetitionRules...............................................2021DesignCompetitionClasses.............................................2229FlowerShowAwards..........................................................3033YouthExhibition.................................................................34PhotographyCompetition................................................3536</p></li><li><p>3 </p><p> Dates&amp;Tickets</p><p> ShowHours: EarlyMorningToursFridayMarch13 10:00a.m.9:00p.m. FridayMarch13 8:15a.m.SaturdayMarch14 10:00a.m.9:00p.m. SaturdayMarch14 8:15a.m.SundayMarch15 10:00a.m.6:00p.m.MondayMarch16 10:00a.m.9:00p.m.TuesdayMarch17 10:00a.m.9:00p.m.WednesdayMarch18 10:00a.m.9:00p.m. WednesdayMarch18 8:15a.m.ThursdayMarch19 10:00a.m.9:00p.m. ThursdayMarch19 8:15a.m.FridayMarch20 10:00a.m.9:00p.m. FridayMarch20 8:15a.m.SaturdayMarch21 10:00a.m.9:00p.m. SaturdayMarch21 8:15a.m.SundayMarch22 10:00a.m.5:00p.m.</p><p>Tickets:Adult $20.00 atdoor $17.00 onlineSenior $17.00 atdoor $14.00 onlineYouth1317yearsold $16.00 atdoor $14.00 onlineChildren12andUnder FreeEveningTourWednesdayMarch18 $55.00 AnyGardenClubMember $50.00 Startingat6:30p.m.(includesaglassofwineandapresentation) Note:Parkingisalsonochargeafter4p.m.MondaytoFridayBusgroupsof20ormore(reservationsonly*) $14.00 *MustcontactCanadaBloomsofficeinadvanceEarlyMorningTours $40.00 AnyGardenClubMember $36.00 2DayPass $29.00</p><p>Toordertickets,pleasecompletetheTicketOrderFormlooselyinsertedinthemiddleofthisbooklet</p><p>Forshowinformationcontact:CanadaBlooms,777LawrenceAvenueEast,TorontoOntarioM3C1P2</p><p>Telephone:4164478655TollFree:18007301020(TollfreeinOntario)Fax:4164471567Email:info@canadablooms.comWeb:www.canadablooms.com</p></li><li><p>4 </p><p> LetsPlay!</p><p>WelcomebacktotheDirectEnergyCentre!WithCanadaBloomsFestivalcolocationwiththeNationalHomeShow,wearenowthelargestcombinedhomeandgardeneventinCanada.WearehappilymovedtoHallGattheDECsoLetsPlayandshoweveryonethatourCityofTorontoisaworldclasscity!CanadaBloomsthemethisyearisLETSPLAY!celebratingthe2015PanAmGamesbeinghostedbyToronto.Thisschedulesclasstitles,suchasKicks,Goal,Applause,Flashmob,Boing,andVibes,tonameafew,willtitillateyourcreativejuicesinbothHorticulturalSpecialExhibitsandFloralDesign.AllTorontoFlowerShowentrantsareinvitedtotheAwardsCeremonyonTheCanadaBloomsmainstage,SundayMarch22,2015,at3:30p.m.AllYouthexhibitorswillreceivetheirribbonsattheAwardsCeremonyaswell.TheCanadaBloomsHorticulturalSocietywasfoundedbyLandscapeOntarioandtheGardenClubofTorontoin1997.BothorganizationsaredeeplycommittedtoCanadaBloomsinbringingknowledgeandloveofgardening,horticultureanddesigntothepublic.YourparticipationinthenonprofessionalfloraldesignandhorticulturalcompetitionsaddstotheongoingsuccessofCanadaBloomswitheveryentry.Photography,YouthandanumberofHorticulturalandDesignclassesareOpen,meaninganyoneiswelcometoparticipate.ThisLetsPlay!schedulewillenticeyoutosendinyourentryformtoday! NancyGerrard AnnaVanMaris GardenClubofToronto LandscapeOntario CoChairCanadaBlooms CoChairCanadaBlooms 20142015 20142015</p><p>CanadaBlooms2015</p><p> CoChairsofCBBoard GeneralManager PresidentLO AnnaVanMarisLO TerryCaddo DavidBraun NancyGerrardGCT BoardMembers ExecutiveDirectorLO PresidentGCT JanetEnnamorato TonyDiGiovanni EllenCarr MichelGauthier RyanHeath JacquiMiller LibbiScully GreggSalivan MaryLouTigert AnneWatkinson</p></li><li><p>5 </p><p> VolunteeratCanadaBlooms</p><p>VolunteerforthreehoursandhelpusmakeourannualshowthemostspectaculareventinCanadiangardeninghistory.</p><p>Meethundredsofpeoplewholovegardeningasmuchasyoudo.</p><p>Volunteerfor3hoursandspendtherestofthedayattheshowasourguest.</p><p>Volunteersmaynowregisteronline!</p><p>Signupforshiftsatwww.canadablooms.com</p><p>Questions?Email:volunteers@canadablooms.com</p><p>OrcalltheCanadaBloomsofficeat4164478655</p></li><li><p>6 </p><p> WhyNotGetonaBus?RestandrideonyourwaytoCanadaBlooms</p><p>Invitefellowclubmembers,familyorfriendstoCanadaBloomsandtakeadvantage</p><p>ofCanadaBlooms'incrediblegroupdiscountrate.</p><p>HireabusanddriverandenjoyadayatCanada'sbestflowerandgardenshow.Inviteaneighbouringhorticulturalsocietyorgardenclubandsharecosts.</p><p>Needhelpplanningyourtrip?CallCanadaBloomsforticketinformation,</p><p>busoperatorsinyourareaandrestaurantplanning.</p><p>CallCanadaBloomstomakesureyourgroupisonourmailinglist.</p><p>FormoredetailscalltheTourCoordinatorat4164478655or18007301020(tollfreeinOntario)</p><p>email:info@canadablooms.comFax:4164471567</p><p>www.canadablooms.com</p></li><li><p>7 </p><p> TorontoFlowerShowCommittee2015</p><p>Chair MargaretBettsScheduleDesign SandraWilliamsonFlowerShowDesign&amp;Layout CeliaRobertsandLilTaggartAwards DianaKennedyVolunteerCoordination MarshaPine,MarilynWalshPublicity&amp;Communications LizCrookston</p><p>HorticulturalSectionChair DyannSheppardRegistrationConvenor HeatherFustStaging MarilynOlivares&amp;MonaHorvathConvenorofConvenors SueSchaalScheduleWriters UrsulaEley,JudyLewisOpenclassesConvenors SilvanaCroce,DianeWilton,PatCapelliJudgesConvenor AnneWatkinsonClerksConvenor GillianTuffin Statistician JuliaNairne Photographer UrsulaEley</p><p>DesignSectionChair JoyceMoffatEntriesConvenor SueSchaalConvenorofConvenors LilTaggartScheduleWriters EllenClark,LorisAdamsonJudgesConvenor MargaretTaylorInternationalClass SueSchaal,AmandaFrohman,RosemaryPassafiumeMcLeanPhotographer TrishSymons&amp;UrsulaEleyClerksConvenor JoyceMoffat</p><p>YouthSectionCoChairs NancyGerrard,RozTitley</p><p>PhotographySectionChair ArtiMeyers&amp;LindaDavis</p></li><li><p>8 </p><p> GeneralRegulationsEntries1. AllExhibitsmustbekeptinshowcondition.Plantmaterialmustbekeptfreshforthedurationoftheshow.2. Noexhibitmaybealteredinanymannerafterithasbeenjudged.3. Maintenancemaybedoneatanytimeduringtheshow,includingpublicopenhours.PleaseensurethatyouarewearingappropriateID.4. Showmanagementmayremoveanexhibitifdeemednecessary.5. AnyonejudgingHorticulturalorDesignclassesatthisshowmayNOTenteranyHorticulturalorDesignclassonanyentryday.</p><p>Removalofexhibits6. AllexhibitorsareresponsibleforguardingtheirexhibitsonSundayMarch22,2015from5:00p.m.untilremoval.7. AllexhibitorsintheExhibitionHallmustwearproperidentificationatentryandmaintenancetimes.</p><p>Photographs8. NotripodsmaybeusedtotakephotographsatCanadaBlooms,exceptbyaccreditedmediaandtheofficialshowphotographers.Ifyou</p><p>wishtohaveanyprofessionalphotographstakenofyourexhibit,pleasecontactanyoftheshowofficialphotographerswhosenamesandphonenumberswillbepostedattheshowoffice.</p><p>Signs9. Theonlysignspermittedwillbeprovidedtotheexhibitorbythemanagementtoensureuniformity.Itistheresponsibilityoftheexhibitor</p><p>toprovidemanagementwithallpertinentinformation.</p><p>Safety10. Allmaterialusedforbackgroundsanddrapesmustbeflameretardant.11. Allexhibitorsmustcomplywithlocalfireregulations.Onlyfireproofmaterialsmaybeusedindisplaysandelectricalwiringmustconform</p><p>toCSAorULspecifications.Fireexitsandaislesmustbekeptclearatalltimes.Theexhibitorassumesfullresponsibilityforensuringthatexhibitsmeetthesestandards.</p><p>12. Exhibitorsmustguardagainstleaksandoverwatering.Poolandfountainlinersmustbeconstructedofmaterialstrongenoughtopreventseepage.</p><p>Nomenclature&amp;EndangeredSpecies13. Allplantmaterialmustbelistedcorrectly.(SeeHelpfulHintsonpage12forreference).14. WildplantsofendangeredandthreatenedspeciesarestrictlyforbiddeninanyCanadaBloomsFlowerFestivalexhibit.Itisthe</p><p>responsibilityoftheexhibitortomakesuretheseplantsarenotonexhibit.TheauthorityfordeterminingthedesignationofanyplantasanendangeredorthreatenedspeciesistheSpeciesatRiskPublicRegistry.See:www.sararegistry.gc.caandwww.cosewic.gc.ca</p><p>Damages15. WhereexhibitorsareresponsiblefordamagetoanypartoftheExhibitionHall,thecostsofrepairwillbechargedtothem.</p></li><li><p>9 </p><p> Liability16. WhileCanadaBloomswillexerciseduecautioninsafeguardingexhibits,itcannotassumeresponsibilityforinjuryorloss.Valuablesusedinexhibitsaretobeinsuredbyexhibitors.</p><p>17. LIMITATIONOFMANAGEMENT'SLIABILITY.ExhibitorwillmakenoclaimagainstCanadaBlooms,TheGardenClubofToronto,LandscapeOntarioortheDirectEnergyCentre(ortheiremployees,directors,officers,agentsorassigns)andagreesthatmanagementshallnotbeliableforanyinjuryorlossordamagetoexhibitor,ortoitsemployees,agents,propertyorbusinesscausedby:(a)actsoromissionsofanycontractor(oremployeesofagentsofsuchcontractors)retainedbymanagementtoperformservicesinconnectionwiththeShowor(b)fire,theft,destructionoranyotheroccurrencenotresultingfromintentionalmisconductonthepartofthemanagement(ortheiremployees,directors,officers,agentsorassigns),whetheroccurringduringShowhoursortheperioddesignatedforinstallation,maintenanceandremovalofexhibits,andnotwithstandinganynegligenceofmanagement(ortheiremployees,directors,officers,agentsorassigns)connectedtherewith.</p><p>18. INDEMNIFICATIONFOREXHIBITORS'ACTS.Exhibitoragreestoindemnifyandsaveharmless:CanadaBlooms,TheGardenClubofToronto,LandscapeOntarioortheDirectEnergyCentre(ortheiremployees,directors,officers,agentsorassigns),andeachofthem,fromanyandallclaimsofliabilitymadebyanyoneforanyloss,injuryordamagetopersonsorproperty,includingdeath,arisingoutoftheconductofexhibitororitsemployeesoragents,andagreestodefendCanadaBlooms,TheGardenClubofToronto,LandscapeOntarioortheDirectEnergyCentreagainstanysuchclaimsorliabilitiesandtoreimbursethemforallexpenses,includingcostsofsettlement,incurredinconnectiontherewith.</p><p>19. ByenteringanexhibitinCanadaBlooms,theexhibitoragreestoabidebyandbegovernedbytheconditionssetforthintheforegoingrules.</p><p>Amendments20. CanadaBloomsshallhavefullpowerintheinterpretationandenforcementofallrulescontainedherein,andthepowertomakesuch</p><p>amendmentsthereto,andsuchfurtherrulesandregulationsasitshallconsidernecessaryfortheproperconductoftheShow.JudgingCriteria</p><p>1. AllDesignandHorticulturalexhibitsshallbejudgedbyadesignatedteamofjudgesselectedbytheCanadaBloomsJudges'Convenors.2. JudgeswillnotbepermittedintheShowhallduringinstallation.3. NooneotherthanthoseauthorizedbytheShowCommitteewillbepermittedintothatareaoftheShowhallwherejudgingisinprogress</p><p>andnoonemaydiscusstheexhibitswiththejudgespriortojudging.4. Designsmustnotbealteredinanymannerafterjudging.Deterioratingplantmaterialhowever,mustbereplacedinordertokeepthe</p><p>exhibitinshowcondition.5. InHorticulturalclasses,nofurthersubdivisionsmaybemade,oncejudgingcommences.6. ThedecisionoftheJudgesshallbefinal.SeeHelpfulHintsforHorticulturalCompetitionsonpage12.</p></li><li><p>10 </p><p> HorticulturalCompetitionRulesThefollowingrulesapplytoallHorticulturalCompetitions.RegulationsandJudgingStandards1. GeneralRegulations(pages89),JudgingCriteria(page9)andTheOntarioJudgingandExhibitingStandardsforHorticultureand</p><p>FloralDesign,OJES2003edition.Possession2. Allplantsexhibitedmusthavebeengrownbytheexhibitorforatleast3monthspriortoMarch12,2015exceptinclasses</p><p>2123,25,28,3037.Allbulbsandbranchesmustbeforcedbyexhibitorinclasses1923.HorticulturalForms</p><p>3. HorticulturalRegistrationFormsandEntryFormsareprovidedwiththisschedule.AdditionalformsareavailableatTheGardenClubofTorontomonthlymeetingsandCanadaBloomsOffices.Allcompletedformsmustbelegible,accurateandneatlyprintedinBLOCKLETTERS.</p><p>a) PreregistrationFormsmustbereceivedbytheRegistrarbySaturdayFebruary28,2015.Pleaseemailyourformtocbentries@hotmail.comFormsmayalsobemailedorfaxedtotheCanadaBloomsoffice,butemailispreferred.Seebackcoverforinformationonaddressesandnumbers.RegistrationofadditionalentriesisalsoallowedonsiteonENTRYDAY.Preregistrationisstronglyencouragedbecauseitisfastertodeleteanentryonentrydaythantoenternewdata.</p><p>b) EntryFormsmustbeprintedclearly,includingbothbotanicalandcommonnamesofspecimenswhereapplicable.AllplantlistsmustbeincludedwiththeEntryForm.Theentrycardondisplayduringtheshowispreparedfromtheinformationprovidedontheentryform.</p><p>Entries4. ExhibitorsmayhaveuptoTHREEentriesperclass;theymustbeofadifferentspeciesorcultivarofaspecies.</p><p>5. Inclasses118inclusiveandclass21,23,24,26and27,theremaybeoneormoreplantsineachpotifofthesamecultivar.Saintpaulia(Africanviolet)istheexception,whereonlythetrailingtypeorspeciesareallowedtohavemultiplecrowns.SeeOJES.</p><p>6. Exhibitorsmayhavenomorethan30entriesintotal.Oneachentryday,eachentrymustbeaccompaniedbyitsownEntryFormwiththeexhibitorsnameandclassnumber,aswellasthebotanicalandcommonnames,attachedtotheexhibit.</p><p>7. Foranyentrythathasspecialneeds,theexhibitormustattachinstructionsincludingwateringrequirements.Thewater/groomingcommitteewillbenotifiedoftheseneeds.</p><p>8. Plantlists:Ifyouareenteringaclasswhichpermitstwoormorespeciesorcultivars,classes4,5,26,29,and3037inclusive,youmustsubmitaplantlistwithyourEntryForm.Youmustlist,inlegibleform,alltheplantswithbotanicalandcommonnamesifpossible,onindexcardstock,10cm(4)x15cm(6)cardaswellasontheEntryForm.</p></li><li><p>11 </p><p> 9. Noaccessoriesarepermittedinhorticulturalclassesunlessotherwisestated.10. AllspecimenplantsshouldbefreeoftopdressingwiththeexceptionofthoseintheCactusandOrchidclasseswherepebbles,stones,sand,</p><p>etc.(cactus),bark,Spanish,Sphagnumorsheetmoss(orchids)ispermitted.</p><p>11. Whereaclassexistsforaspecifictypeorvarietyofspecimen,aspecimenentrymustbeexhibitedinthatclass,e.g.aKalanchoemustbeexhibitedintheKalanchoeclass.Class24NoviceclassandClasses26,27and28andcollectionsareexemptfromthisrule.</p><p>12. Forallhorticulturalclasses,excludingSpecialExhibits,anexhibitormayenterthesameclassonthe1stand2ndentryday,providedtheirentry/entriesarecompletelydifferentcultivarsorspecies.Forclassescallingformultiplecultivarsorspecies,e.g.Class29,the2ndentrydaymaynotincludeanyofthecultivarsorspeciesintheexhibitors1stdayentry.</p><p>13. EntryDays/Times FirstDayentries:WednesdayMarch11,2015 Hours:4:30p.m.to7:30p.m. SecondDayentries:TuesdayMarch17,2015 Hours:8:00p.m.to10:00p.m.</p><p> PleasenotethatallHorticultureandSpecialExhibitClasseshave2entrydaysClassification14. AmemberoftheClassificationTeammustinitialeachEntryFormbeforetheexhibitorplacestheexhibitontheshowfloor.The</p><p>ClassificationTeammay,atitsdiscretion,refusetoacceptanentryifitisnotconsideredtobeofshowquality,ornotfreefrompestsanddisease.</p><p>15. PleaseNote:Nocompetitorswillbeallowedtogroomorwatertheirentriesaftertheyareplacedontheshowflooruntiljudginghasbeencompleted.TheShowCommitteemayallowentrantstocovertheirentriesiftemperatureand/ordustconditionswoulddamageplants.Coverswillberemovedbef...</p></li></ul>