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Creative Container Competition - November 2017

 
This competition was intended to provide for a 'fun' event, as well as to encourage those not involved with any garden club to participate.

Following eight months organization the Creative Container Competition was held on  18 November 2017, at the Durbanville Library.

It was judged by 2 personalities well known in horticultural circles, viz
Christine Faulhammer from Super Plants in Tokai and Pietman Diener from Rustenburg gardens in Stellenbosch who had to decide the winners!

Judge Pietman Diener with Best in Show prize winner Angela Lidget-Nelson

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  Some of the children who participated

Winning entries in each of the categories
Herbs and veg's

1st prize   and    Best in Show
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2nd prize
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3rd prize
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Fairy Garden

1st prize

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2nd prize
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3rd prize
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Succulents

1st prize
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2nd prize
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3rd prize
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Anything goes !

1st prize
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2nd prize
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3rd prize
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Fertiliser donated by Atlantic being presented to a prize winner

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Chairperson Barbara Smith presenting 7 year old Emma Nothnagel with her prize, being the under 12 years children’s winner

A hive of people arranged the many entries that had been worked on for weeks by members and Durbanville residents.

Prizes to the value of over R6000 had been donated by many local businesses.

Entry was free with the children’s under 12 category being very popular with budding young gardeners some as young as 4years.
Look out for a bigger competition in 2018 !!
Why not go along to a Durbanville Garden Club meeting, held every second Wednesday at 7-30pm in Durbanville Library, to see what is planned


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