Floriculture
Open Floriculture
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August 16, 2018


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SARA MEDENORP OF MORRISON FOR THE FOURTH YEAR IN A ROW EARNED PREMIER EXHIBITOR HONORS AND THE GIFT
CERTIFICATE FOR THE MOST BLUE RIBBONS (33) AT THE 148TH ANNUAL WHITESIDE COUNTY FAIR'S OPEN FLORICULTURE SHOW

MORRISON, ILL.- Sara Medendorp of Morrison earned Premier Exhibitor Honors and the Gift Certificate for the Most Blue Ribbons (33) for the
fourth year I a row at the 148th Annual Whiteside Fair's Open Floriculture Show.



                                      Results to follow...


Whiteside County Fair
Open Floriculture
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              AWARDS

Premier Exhibitor Award (By Behrz-Bloomz of Sterling)
Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Runner-up Award (By James Voss Family in memory of Evelyn Voss)
Luellen Lee, Morrison

Gift Certificate for Most Blue Ribbons

              DIVISION I TUESDAY SHOW
              Best of Show Rosette Awards in Division I

Best Plant
Sandy K Deutscher, Fulton for Collection of 4 House Plants

Best Arrangement
Cindy Young, Erie for Wild Flowers Arrangement

Best Table Setting
Sara Medendorp, Morrison for Single Place Setting - Formal Dinner  

Best Door
Marcia A Brands, Morrison for Summer Door Decoration

              TABLE SETTINGS I

"Dinner For Two"
1. Jennifer L Witmer, Sterling; 2. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling

Hard Times-Unmatched Dishes, Etc. -  4 Place Settings
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling; 2. Donna Young, Sterling

Supper On The Porch Or Patio - Buffet
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 3. Nelda Straw, Dixon

A Little Bit Country
1. Nelda Straw, Dixon; 2. Donna Young, Sterling; 3. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Midnight Snack
1. Donna Young, Sterling; 2. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling; 3. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Formal Dinner
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling

              COLLECTION OF POTTED PLANTS I

Collection Of Cactus and/or Succulents
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison (4 varieties)

Collection Of House Plants (4 varieties)
1. Sandy K Deutscher, Fulton

Single Entry Of Unusual House Plant in Bloom
1. Jean Eggemeyer, Morrison

Hanging Planter- Foliage
1. Austin Zink, Rock Falls; 2. Sandy K Deutscher, Fulton

Hanging Planter- Blooming
1. Austin Zink, Rock Falls

              COLLECTION OF CUT FLOWERS I

Collection Of Coleus Leaves (6 varieties)
1. Sue L Devers, Morrison; 2. Donna Young, Sterling; 3. Deb Foreman, Sterling

Collection Of Gladiolas (6 varieties)
1. Cindy Young, Erie

Collection Of Marigolds
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 3. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling

Zinnias, Large (6 varieties)
1. Donna Young, Sterling

Zinnias, Small (6 varieties)
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 2. Donna Young, Sterling; 3. Sue L Devers, Morrison

Three Gladiola In Vase
1. Cindy Young, Erie; 2. Deb Foreman, Sterling; 3. Amy Oudekerk, Morrison

Three Hosta Leaves, Large
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Cindy Young, Erie; 3. Sue L Devers, Morrison

Three Hosta Leaves, Small
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling; 2. Diane M Collins, Cordova; 3. Cindy Young, Erie

Collection Of Sunflowers (6 varieties)
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

              ARRANGEMENT OF CUT FLOWERS I

Asters
1. Donna Young, Sterling

Geraniums
1. Donna Young, Sterling

Gladiola
1. Cindy Young, Erie

Lilies
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Donna Young, Sterling

African Marigolds
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison

French Marigolds
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 2. Donna Young, Sterling; 3. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Zinnias
1. Donna Young, Sterling; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 3. Chelsea Stuart, Morrison

Pansies
1. Donna Young, Sterling; 2. Amy Oudekerk, Morrison; 3. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Petunias
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 2. Donna Young, Sterling

Roses
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Snapdragons
1. Chelsea Stuart, Morrison

Daisies
1. Amy Oudekerk, Morrison; 2. Austin Zink, Rock Falls

Cockscomb
1. Chelsea Stuart, Morrison

              FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS I

Arrangement Of Mixed Flowers
1. Donna Young, Sterling

Arrangement Of One Kind
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Arrangement For Small Table
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

All Yellow Arrangement In Metal Container
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Luellen Lee, Morrison

My Favorite Arrangement
1. Cindy Young, Erie; 2. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Red Flowers In A Red Container
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison

"Just In From The Garden" - Arrangement in a fruit jar
1. Cindy Young, Erie; 2. Donna Young, Sterling; 3. Deb Foreman, Sterling

Arrangement Using Birdhouse
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement For The Kitchen
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Of Wild Flowers
1. Cindy Young, Erie; 2. Jennifer Tschida, Maricopa, AZ

Topiary Arrangement
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

              NOVELTY ARRANGEMENTS I

Golden Wedding Anniversary
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Door Decoration- Spring
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 3. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Door Decoration- Summer
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison; 2. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 3. Chelsea Stuart, Morrison

Door Decoration- Fall
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison; 2. Marcia A Brands, Morrison; 3. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Door Decoration- Winter
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison; 2. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 3. Marcia A Brands, Morrison

Decorate A Chair For Garden with Plants
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Dried Plant Material Wall Hanging
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison

Dried Plant Material, Not Wall Hanging
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison; 2. Chelsea Stuart, Morrison

Miniature Dried Arrangement
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 3. Chelsea Stuart, Morrison

              SPECIAL OCCASION ARRANGEMENTS I

Tea Time Arrangement
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 2. Valerie Shierry, Morrison; 3. Donna Young, Sterling

Christmas Centerpiece Arrangement
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Patriotic Arrangement For The 4th Of July
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Donna Young, Sterling

Arrangement Of Hosta Leaves-Flower of one color may be added for accent
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Thanksgiving Arrangement
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Donna Young, Sterling; 3. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Arrangement- New Baby
1. Donna Young, Sterling; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 3. Luellen Lee, Morrison

              DIVISION II THURSDAY SHOW
              Best of Show Rosette Awards in Division II

Best Arrangement
Cindy Young, Erie for Arrangement using Child's Toy

Best Arrangement
Sara Medendorp, Morrison for In Great Grandma's Day -  A Victorian Arrangement

              ARRANGEMENTS OF CUT FLOWERS II

Gloriosa Daisies
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Roses
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Marigolds
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 2. Donna Young, Sterling; 3. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Gladiolas
1. Cindy Young, Erie

Sunflowers
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Cosmos
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison

              BEST SPECIMEN II

Best Specimen Rose
1. Donna Young, Sterling; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Best Specimen Cockscomb
1. Cindy Young, Erie; 2. Donna Young, Sterling

Best Specimen Of A New Flower
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 3. Donna Young, Sterling

Best Specimen Large Gladiola
1. Cindy Young, Erie

Best Specimen Miniature Gladiola
1. Cindy Young, Erie

              FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS II

Arrangement Using One Kind Of Flower
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling; 3. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Miniature Arrangement Of Cut Flowers
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 3. Deb Foreman, Sterling

Arrangement With Dining Room Table
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Of White Flowers In White Container
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Cindy Young, Erie

Arrangement Of Green Flowers In Green Container
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement In A Small Wicker Bask
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

"Celestial"
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Using Childs Toy As Container Or Accessory
1. Cindy Young, Erie; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 3. Donna Young, Sterling

Arrangement For Porch Or Patio
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Of Queen Anne's Lace
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Arrangement Of Coleus
1. Deb Foreman, Sterling; 2. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 3. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement-Western Theme
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

"In Great-Great Grandma's Day" a Victorian Arrangement
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Cindy Young, Erie; 3. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Arrangement of White Flowers In White Container (under 12 inches tall)
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling; 2. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 3. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement of Shades of Green In Green Container (under 12 inches tall)
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Of Hydrangeas
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling; 3. Donna Young, Sterling

Arrangement Of Mixed Flowers
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Arrangement-Music Theme
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison; 2. Donna Young, Sterling

Arrangement-Sports Theme
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement With Driftwood
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling; 2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

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