First Prize £2.00

Second Prize £1.00

Third Prize 50p

Group/Family entries (classes 57 & 58) are not eligible for prize money.



1. Onions, 3 trimmed or untrimmed grown from either seed or sets

2. Runner Beans, 5

3. Shallots, 12

4. Cucumbers, 3 – may be shown with or without flowers attached

5. Beet, 3 globe or long, any colour

6. Longest runner bean

7. French beans, 6

8. Carrots, 3 any type or length

9. Marrows, pair for table

10. Potatoes, 4 any one variety

11. Ugliest vegetable

12. Tomatoes, 6 fruits

13. Heaviest pumpkin

14. Unusual colour or shape of tomato, 3 fruits

15. Leeks, 3 any variety, trimmed

16. Parsnips, 3 any variety

17. Peppers, hot(chilli) or sweet, 5 any variety

18. Corn, 3

19. Vegetable, not listed above, one variety



20. Apples, 5 cooking

21. Apples, 5 dessert

22. Fruit, not listed above, one variety



23. Asters, 3 sprays, any variety

24. Bunch of garden flowers

25. Roses, 3, any variety or varieties, in a vase

26. 3 stems of flowers grown from corm, bulb or rhizome e.g. Gladiolus or Dahlia

27. Dahlias, 3, any variety, in a container

28. Pot plant in flower

29. One cut sunflower in a container


Flower Arranging

30. 'Tea, Anyone?' Arrangement in a teacup and saucer

(Exhibit of flowers and/or foliage) – 23cm x 23cm x 23cm*

31. 'Thank You' Arrangement in a basket

(Exhibit of flowers and/or foliage) – 46cm x 46cm, height unlimited*

32. 'Old Milverton Horticultural Show 120th Anniversary'

(Exhibit of flowers and/or foliage) – 60cm x 46cm, height unlimited*

33. 'Autumn'

(Exhibit of flowers and/or foliage) – 46cm x 46cm, height unlimited*

34. 'Any West End Show' Accessories may be used

(Exhibit of flowers and/or foliage) – 46cm x 46cm, height unlimited*

NOTE: *Can be brought already arranged.


Home Produce

NOTE: exhibitors must provide a cling film or plastic covering for all items in this section, which must not impede sampling by the judges.

35. Victoria Sandwich* (male & female bakers)

36. Tray bake, 6 slices of one sort e.g. flapjacks, brownies etc.

37. Sweet tart or pie – using short crust pastry*

38. Cheese scones*

39. Cake to celebrate 120 years of the Old Milverton Horticultural Show

40. Gluten free cake

41. Home made bread, can be including classic artisan and flat bread

42. Cake containing vegetable(s)**

43. Jam, jar of home-made**

44. Marmalade, jar of home-made**

45. Chutney, jar of home-made**

NOTE: Items will be tasted for judging.

*Using recipe provided

**Clearly labelled with name of produce and date made.



46. Item of needlework – display folded size no larger than 30cm x 40cm;

(will be unfolded for judging)

47. Hand knitted or crocheted item

48. Halloween in papier mache

49. Painting, any medium, max size 45cm x 35cm

50. Picture to celebrate 120 years of the Old Milverton Horticultural Show,

      any medium, max. size A4

51. Any other handicraft



Single photographs max size A4 (21cm x 30cm.)

52. Animals or Birds

53. People

54. Plants

55. View

56. Photograph with caption!

NOTE: All photographs taken by exhibitor; one photograph per entry.


Families and Groups

57. Mini Scarecrow (30cm)

58. Old Milverton Horticultural Show flag, made in fabric


Junior and Young Adult Classes


7 years and under

59. “Ugly Bug” made from fruit and/or vegetables

60. Painting or drawing

61. Decorated digestive biscuit(s) maximum 5 - see note

62. Photograph taken by exhibitor

63. Butterfly collage

NOTE: Covered with cling film


Age 8 – 10 years inclusive

64. Painting or drawing "My Favourite Thing(s)"

65. Pond life collage

66. Photograph taken by exhibitor

67. Garden insect(s) collage

68. “Ugly Bug”, made out of edible ingredients


Age 11 – 15 years inclusive

69. Signature bake - family cake or minimum 5 pieces if
      cupcakes/biscuits/tray bake - see note

70. 120 years of the Old Milverton Horticultural Show in collage

71. Photograph taken by exhibitor

72. Painting or drawing

73. 3D gingerbread creation

NOTE: Covered with cling film


Under 18 years

Young adults under 18 years are invited to enter any category within the adult section of the show free of charge. Must state age and date of birth on entry form.

NOTE: Ages of children and young adults MUST be shown on entry forms. Age limits for classes are for age on Show Day.


© Copyright 2017 Old Milverton Horticultural Show Society | All Rights Reserved