STUNNING displays delighted visitors to Shoreham Horticutural and Allotment Society’s summer show.
A good crowd enjoyed the beautiful blooms and more on show at the Shoreham Centre on Saturday.
Show secretary Daphne Thomas said: “Finally, after a long, unfriendly gardening season, the sun shone for our summer show.
“The exhibits, as usual, were stunning, giving the public an afternoon of sheer delight.
“Our thanks must go to all those who gave their time and donations to the society.”
As well as flowers and vegetables, there were photographs, handicrafts and a new open arts class.
Keen gardener Peter Webb, from Worthing, collected a total of seven trophies, including the Shoreham top tray and Shoreham top vase.
Cup winners were: Banksian Medal, Julie MacCulloch. Society Shield Novice and Intermediate Classes, Ian Swyer. Tom Pollington Memorial Cup, Barry Hillman and Ian Swyer. R.R.Ebbetts, Peter Webb.
W.H.Phillips Cup, Peter Webb. Harold Brown Challenge Cup, Ted Banks. W. Sparrow Challenge Cup, Peter Webb. Shoreham Top Tray, Peter Webb. S.T.Trickey Trophy, Peter Webb.
Burgess Challenge Cup. Peter Webb. Cheeseman Challenge Cup, Julie MacCulloch. Gladys Thomas Challenge Bowl, A.G. MacCulloch. Lydon Shield for best gladiolus spike, A.G.MacCulloch.
The British Fuchsia Society Crested Spoon and Blue Ribbon, George Wellfare. George Cook Challenge Cup, Ron Yetman. Shoreham Top Vase, Peter Webb.
Fred and Val Hill Shield (Photography), Helen Swyer. Homecraft Shield, Ann Cox.
The society’s next show will be held at the Shoreham Centre on Saturday, October 12, at midday. For further information, visit www.shorehamhorticulturalsociety.org or contact 01273 463638.