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The Sixth Annual Northshore Camellia Society's

Show & Sale, was held Saturday December 21st, 2013

This will once again be an American Camellia Society accredited show which means that names of winners and their blooms in each category will be placed in the ACS archives and published as winners.

60 Total Awards

Prizes to be awarded include:

Open and protected Japonica-

10 prizes awarded

Miniature, Small, Medium to Medium Large , and Large to VeryLarge ( all & R/U)

Reticulata-2 prizes awarded

Miniature, Small, Medium and Large to Very Large

Hybrid, no retic parent-

2 prizes awarded

Miniature, Small, Medium

and Large to VeryLarge

Court of Honor

7 prizes awarded 1 each from each size Japonica

plus 1 retic and 1 hybrid

Best White Bloom or any other designated bloom

Trays of Three

Japonica-Same variety

Japonica different vareties

Retic or Hybrid - Any combination

Sweepstakes Winner -Gold

Sweepstakes Runner Up- Silver

27 Awards for Open

27 Awards for Protected

NoviceAwards:

( anyone who has won 3 or less novice awards may enter)

Minature to Small, Medium to Medium Large, Large to Very Large

Sasanquas or Other Species

Mutuations

Seedlings- to prizes awarded

Japonica

Retic or Hybrid

click here to see photos
of the 2013 show

Saturday, December 21, 2013
St. Scholastic Gym

122 So. Massachusetts Covington, Louisiana

 
Bring in flowers to be judged between 8:00 and 10:30am

Plant Sale begins at 9AM
Judging at 11:30am

Show open to public 1:30-4:30

 

Everyone is encouraged in bring in their own garden grown camellias to exhibit in the show.  You do not have to be a "pro". 

Society members are available to assist with placement.
 
Container camellia plants will be sold, grown locally and carefully.
 
Lots of info re camellia growing will be available - transplanting, fertililzers, pruning, etc.
 
Info contact Jim Campbell 985 630 9899 rivercamellia@bellsouth.net or

Peter Soules 985 893 2418, peterabita@hotmail.com. 
 
Camellia potted plants will be available for sale.  These are all of excellent quality, grown locally, and includes varieties not found in big box stores.  Great for holiday gift giving, and reasonably priced.  Free informational material will be available regarding camellia growth, fertilizers, pruning, etc.
 
 
For further info, contact Jim Campbell, rivercamellia@bellsouth.net or at 985 630 9899

Click image above to see photos from the

Northshore Camellia Society - Fall 2010
December 18, 2010
Gymnasium - Saint Scholastica Academy
122 North Massachussetts Street
Covington, Louisiana


Show Chairman - Jim Campbell


601 Blooms Exhibited
98 Attendees
43 Exhibitors

CERTIFICATES

Gold Certificate (unprotected): Skip Vogelsang
Silver Certificate (unprotected): Gordon Rabalais

Gold Certificate (protected): Jim & Elaine Smelley
Silver Certificate (protected): Roger Vinson

OUTSTANDING BLOOM CERTIFICATES

C. japonica unprotected:
Lg/VLg: 'Mary Fischer', Gordon Rabalais
RU: 'Mathotiana Supreme', Roger Vinson
Md/Md Lg: 'Candy Apple', Gordon Rabalais
RU: 'Tama Glitters', Gordon Rabalais
Sm: 'Robert McNeese', Lynn Vicknair
RU: 'Takanini', Richard Hooton
Mn: 'Tammia', Gordon Rabalais
RU: 'Kristi Piet', Skip Vogelsang

C. japonica protected:
Lg/VLg: 'Mrs. D. W. Davis Descanso', Jim & Elaine Smelley
RU: 'Dick Hardison', Jim & Elaine Smelley
Md/Md Lg: 'Helen Beach', Jim & Elaine Smelley
RU: 'Mary Edna Curlee', Jim & Elaine Smelley
Sm: 'Tama Vino', Jim & Elaine Smelley
RU: 'Ellen Daniel', Jim & Elaine Smelley
Mn: 'Fircone Var.', Jim & Elaine Smelley
RU: 'Little Slam Var.', Jim & Elaine Smelley

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent) unprotected:
Lg/VLg: 'George Firth', Gordon Rabalais
RU: 'Tango', Skip Vogelsang
Sm/Md Lg: 'Black Lace Peony Var.', Gordon Rabalais
RU: 'Betty Ridley Var.', Lynn Vicknair

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent) protected:
Lg/VLg: 'Frank Houser Var.', Jim & Elaine Smelley
RU: 'Ruta Hagmann Var.', Jim & Elaine Smelley
Sm/Md Lg: 'Lois Boudreaux', Jim & Elaine Smelley

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent) unprotected:
BB: 'Blue Danube', Skip Vogelsang
RU: 'Leah Gay', Gordon Rabalais

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent) protected:
BB: 'Phil Piet', Roger Vinson
RU: 'Leah Gay', Jim & Elaine Smelley

Best White Bloom protected or unprotected: 'Melissa Anne', Jim & Elaine Smelley

Trays

Tray of Three japonica-different varieties unprotected: 'Magic City; Little Babe; Nuccio's Gem', Skip Vogelsang"
Tray of Three reticulata/hybrid/other species - same or different varieties unprotected: 'Yuletide', Kaye Kaberlein

Tray of Three japonica-same variety protected: 'Mary Fischer', Jim & Elaine Smelley
Tray of Three reticulata/hybrid/other species - same or different varieties protected: 'Frank Houser: Frank Houser Var.', Jim & Elaine Smelley

Best Species (sasanqua, hiemalis, etc.:
BB: 'Reverend Ida', Gerald & Sharon Phares
RU: 'Star Above Star', Richard Hooton

Best Seedling:
japonica: 'Unnamed Seedling', Gordon Rabalais

Best Mutant Bloom: 'Ellen Daniel Red Var.', Jim & Elaine Smelley

Best Antique Bloom (Pre 1900) - Florence Crowder Award: 'Alba Plena', Kenneth & Diana Wells

NOVICE

C. japonica:
Lg/VLg: 'Mathotiana', Carrie Lee Schwartz
RU: 'Lady Clare', Carrie Lee Schwartz
Md/Md Lg: 'Leucantha', Susan Lehr & Guy Huffine
RU: 'Professor Charles S. Sargent', Lynnette Soules

Best Species (sasanqua, hiemalis, etc.:
Mn/Sm: 'Shishigashira', Pandora Crane
RU: 'Yuletide', Pandora Crane

COURT OF HONOR

Unprotected:
'Black Knight Var.', Skip Vogelsang
'Mrs. D. W. Davis Descanso', Skip Vogelsang
'Little Dixie', John & Stephanie Grimm
'Kay Berridge', Richard Hooton
'Campari Rose Var.', Gordon Rabalais

Protected:
'Linda Carol', Jim & Elaine Smelley
'Grand Marshal Var.', Jim & Elaine Smelley
'Brooksie's Rosea', Jim & Elaine Smelley
'Show Time', Jim & Elaine Smelley
'My Diane', Jim & Elaine Smelley

For information,

contact Jim Campbell at 630 9899,

or email rivercamellia@bellsouth.net

or Peter Soules at 893 2418, peterabita@hotmail.com


click image above for2009 photo gallery

2009's show results:
1000 Blooms Exhibited    326 Attendees 137 Exhibitiors

CERTIFICATES:

Gold Certificate (unprotected): Paul Huerkamp
Silver Certificate (unprotected): John & Stephanie Grimm
   
Gold Certificate (protected): Jim & Elaine Smelley
Silver Certificate (protected): Walter & Alice Creighton

OUTSTANDING BLOOM CERTIFICATES

C. japonica unprotected:
Lg/VLg: 'Show Time', Lyman Fillingame
RU: 'Lady Laura', Robert & Erin Stroud
Md/Md Lg: 'Black Magic', Robert & Erin Stroud
RU: 'Rutledge Minnix', Gabriel Olsen
Sm: 'Lil Schaffer', Gordon Rabalais
RU: 'Black Tie', Homer & Lynn Richardson
Mn: 'Grace Albritton', Paul Huerkamp
RU: 'Fircone Var.', Robert & Erin Stroud

C. japonica protected:
Lg/VLg: 'Nuccio's Pink Lace', Walter & Alice Creighton
RU: 'Show Time', Walter & Alice Creighton
Md/Md Lg: 'Linda Brothers',Jim & Elaine Smelley
RU: 'Cherries Jubilee', Walter & Alice Creighton
Sm: 'Kay Berridge', Jim & Elaine Smelley
RU: 'Kiku-Toji', Jim & Elaine Smelley
Mn: 'Mansize', Walter & Alice Creighton
RU: 'Fircone Var.', Walter & Alice Creighton

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent) unprotected:
Lg/VLg: 'Frank Houser Var.', Skip Vogelsang
RU: 'Phyllis Hunt', Roger Vinson
Sm/Md Lg: 'Black Lace Var.', Robert & Erin Stroud
RU: 'Betty Ridley Var.', John & Stephanie Grimm

C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent) protected:
Lg/VLg: 'Frank Houser Var.', Walter & Alice Creighton
RU: 'Hall's Pride Var.', Walter & Alice Creighton
Sm/Md Lg: 'Black Lace', Walter & Alice Creighton
RU: 'Lois Boudreaux', Walter & Alice Creighton

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent) unprotected:
BB: 'Night Rider', Gordon Rabalais
RU: 'Phil Piet', Skip Vogelsang

C. hybrid (w/no retic parent) protected:
BB: 'Buttons & Bows', Walter & Alice Creighton
RU: 'Phil Piet Var.', Jim & Elaine Smelley

Best White Bloom protected or unprotected: 'Kirstileigh', Jim & Elaine Smelley

Trays

Tray of Three japonica-same variety unprotected: 'Kiku-Toji', Paul Huerkamp
"Tray of Three japonica-different varieties unprotected: 'Robert McNeese, Marie Bracey,
Delores Edwards', John & Stephanie Grimm
Tray of Three reticulata/hybrid/other species - same or different varieties unprotected: 'Star Above Star', William & Vera Curry

Tray of Three japonica-same variety protected: 'Show Time', Jim & Elaine Smelley
Tray of Three japonica-different varieties protected: 'Lauren Tudor, Lauren Tudor Pink, Elaine's Betty', Walter & Alice Creighton
Tray of Three reticulata/hybrid/other species - same or different varieties protected: 'Frank Houser Var.', Walter & Alice Creighton

Best Species (sasanqua, hiemalis, etc.:
BB: 'Yuletide', Kaye Kaberlein
RU: 'Greene's Blues', William & Vera Curry

Best Seedling:
japonica: Jim & Elaine Smelley
reticulata or hybrid: Walter & Alice Creighton
   
Best Mutant Bloom: 'Kristy Piet', Gordon Rabalais
   
Best Antique Bloom (Pre 1900) - Florence Crowder Award: 'Kiku-Toji', Paul Huerkamp

NOVICE

C. japonica:
Lg/VLg: 'Mathotiana Supreme', Hunter Charbonnet
RU: 'Sweetie Pie', Hunter Charbonnet
Md/Md Lg: 'Debutante', Hunter Charbonnet
RU: 'Gov. Mouton', Lisa Ward
Mn/Sm: 'Kiku-Toji', Billie Jane Smith
RU: 'Something Beautiful', Susan Jacob
   
C. reticulata (Inc. hybrids w/retic parent):
Lg/VLg: 'Flower Girl', Hunter Charboonnet
RU: 'Frank Houser', John & Anne Copeland
Mn/Sm: 'Betty Ridley Var.', Hunter Charbonnet
   
C. hybrid (w/no retic parent):
BB: 'Delores Edwards', Hunter Charboonnet   
RU: 'Yume', Trudy Campbell

COURT OF HONOR:

unprotected:
'Sweet Jane', John & Stephanie Grimm
'Little Slam', John & Stephanie Grimm
'Buddy Var.', Annette Torres
'Magic City', Roger Vinson
'Melissa Anne', Webb Hart

protected:
'Tama Vino', Walter & Alice Creighton
'Pete Galli', Walter & Alice Creighton
'Spring Daze', Walter & Alice Creighton
'Elaine's Betty', Jim & Elaine Smelley
'Lauren Tudor Pink Var.', Jim & Elaine Smelley

 

Find out how to participate!

call Jim Campbell at

(985) 892-4259

or send an email to

rivercamellia@bellsouth.net

or

Peter Soules at

( 985) 893 2418,

peterabita@hotmail.com

 

 

contact@northshorecamelliasociety.org