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'On Stage' Programme Horticulture Marquee

Supported by Edward & Eireen Perkins

 

Dydd Llun
Monday 

Dydd Mawrth
Tuesday

Dydd Mercher
Wednesday

Dydd Iau
Thursday

11am

 

The Great Royal Welsh Bloom Off
1st Round
- Buttonhole

Dinah Sweet
‘Judging Honey and Mead’

Gardening Question Time Panel
Ivor Mace
Arwyn Edwards
Ronald Jones

2pm

Christine Walton
Floral Art
Demonstration
‘Fantasy of Flowers’

The Great Royal Welsh Bloom Off
2nd  Round
- Bouquet

Christine Higgs
Floral Art
Demonstration

Presentation of Awards:

12.15pm
Children’s Wheelbarrow Competition

 2.15pm
Horticulture Section

 2.45pm
Honey Section

3pm

Richard Bramley
‘Unusual Perennial Garden Plants’

     

TRADE EXHIBITS

BONLLWYN AQUATICS & GARDEN CENTRE
The presentation of aquatic and moisture loving plants in a natural setting.
Welsh collected and grown Bonsai trees with assisted accent plants and images.

CHRYSANTHEMUMS DIRECT
A display of cut flower bloom and spray chrysanthemums.

FOSTERS EXOTIC & UNUSUAL PLANTS
Rare and unusual cacti/succulents and hardy to borderline exotics in unusual containers.  Lantana, Salvia, Tetrapanax Pacifera.

GARSIDE CACTI
Cacti & Succulents.

HEWITT-COOPER CARNIVOROUS PLANTS
A display of temperate and tropical carnivorous plants.

MÔN CACTI
A display of a variety of cacti and succulent plants.

OBSERVATORY BONSAI NURSERY
Bonsai trees, specialising in hardy outdoor material.

TOONS COTTAGE GARDEN PLANTS
Display of Carnations.

WESSEX NURSERIES
A display of miniature Roses.

WOOD AND CLAY
Mystical woodland plantings created with bespoke ceramic planters.  Woodland and shade loving plants and appropriate decoration and dressing.

PUBLIC AND NATIONAL BODIES (COMPETITIVE) 

NATIONAL SWEET PEA SOCIETY (WELSH REGION)
A display of Sweet Peas from Sicily to Londonderry.

NATIONAL VEGETABLE SOCIETY (WELSH BRANCH)
A colourful display of vegetables from all parts of Wales.

PUBLIC AND NATIONAL BODIES (NON COMPETITIVE)

ANIMAL & PLANT HEALTH AGENCY
Stop! Don’t let them in.  APHA will show the importance of plant biosecurity best practice, focussing on sourcing and buying responsibly.

BRIT GROWERS
A display of Brit Growers Award winning Community Garden and interactive workshops for all age groups.

LANTRA WALES
Tyfu Cymru Growing Wales is aimed at commercial growers including edibles, ornamental and organic. Stimulating growth in Wales’ commercial horticulture sector through training and development.  We work with our partners to prepare growers and producers across Wales to adapt for the future and position themselves to capitalise on development and growth opportunities.

NATIONAL BOTANIC GARDEN OF WALES
Plants for pollinators.

NATIONAL GARDENS SCHEME
Photos of gardens in the scheme and county booklets on the National Garden Scheme.

WELSH HISTORIC GARDENS TRUST
A charity devoted to promoting the historic gardens and parks of Wales, encouraging interest in their care and preservation. 

TRADE

BEEHIVE MAN
Maker of national bee hives in Mid Wales.

BLODAU’R BEDOL
Floral sundries, arrangements and accessories.

JONATHAN’S FLOWERS
Recreational and accredited floral art classes.

WYE LAVENDER OF RHAYADER
Beautiful, sweet scented, organic, locally grown lavender.  Offering bunshes, plants and lavender products.

EXTERNAL STANDS

DINO4HIRE,  HEAD RANGER – CHRIS ROBERTS
Dinosaur School workshop, the TRex, Raptor, Spinosauraus and Trixie the Triceratops will appear twice a day.  There will also be a colouring table for children to colour in their favourite dinosaur.

There will be face painting between 10.00am – 12.00noon and 12.30pm – 4.00pm

The following timetable will apply:-

8.00am – 10.00am

Rangers & Fossils and all displays set up for children to talk about fossils and replicas.  There will also be an Ipad and a TV with videos and games playing

10.30am – 11.00am

Watch the dinosaur egg hatch with Nibbles the dinosaur

11.30am – 12.00noon

Meet the baby dinosaurs

12.00noon - 1.00pm

Rangers talking to the children

1.00pm – 1.30pm

Meet the large dinosaurs Ronnie and Spike with a mini show

1.30pm – 2.00pm

Meet Percy the talking Parasaurolophus (animatronic dinosaur)

2.30pm – 3.00pm

Watch the dinosaur egg hatch with Nibbles the dinosaur

3.30pm – 4.00pm

Meet the baby dinosaurs and Nibbles

4.00pm – 5.00pm

Rangers and Fossils