Floriculture
Open Floriculture
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August 17, 2017


17-18 / OPEN FLORICULTURE
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Todd Mickley, Publicity
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SARA MEDENORP OF MORRISON FOR THE THIRD YEAR IN A ROW EARNED PREMIER EXHIBITOR HONORS AND THE GIFT CERTIFICATE
FOR THE MOST BLUE RIBBONS AT THE 147TH ANNUAL WHITESIDE COUNTY FAIR'S OPEN FLORICULTURE SHOW

MORRISON, ILL.- Sara Medendorp of Morrison earned Premier Exhibitor Honors and the Gift Certificate for Most Blue Ribbons for the third year
in a row at the 147th Annual Whiteside County Fair's Open Floriculture Show.



                                      Results to follow...

Whiteside County Fair 2017
Open Floriculture

                              AWARDS

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

Runner-up Award (By James Voss Family in memory of Evelyn Voss)
Donna Young, Sterling

Gift Certificate for Most Blue Ribbons
Sara Medendorp, Morrison (34)

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

Best Arrangement
Sara Medendorp, Morrison For All Yellow in a Metal Container

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

Best Door
Sara Medendorp, Morrison For Spring Door Arrangement

Judges Choice Award
Sara Medendorp, Morrison For My Favorite Arrangement

              TABLE SETTINGS I

"Dinner For Two"
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Gigi Clifton, Rock Falls

Family Reunion Buffet - For 4
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Donna Young, Sterling

Tea Party For 4
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Easter Dinner
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling

4th Of July Dinner
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling;  2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  3. Donna Young, Sterling

Formal Dinner
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Donna Young, Sterling;  3. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling

              COLLECTION OF POTTED PLANTS I

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

Collection Of African Violets (4 varieties)
1. Lynn M Conner, Geneseo

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

Hanging Planter- Foliage
1. Sandy K Deutscher, Fulton;  2. Marcia A Brands, Morrison

Hanging Planter- Blooming
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison

              COLLECTION OF CUT FLOWERS I

Collection Of Coleus Leaves (6 varieties)
1. Susan Devers, Morrison;  2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  3. Donna Young, Sterling

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

Collection Of Marigolds (6 varieties)
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling;  2. Donna Young, Sterling;  3. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick

Zinnias, Large (6 varieties)
1. Donna Young, Sterling;  2. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick

Zinnias, Small (6 varieties)
1. Susan Devers, Morrison;  2. Donna Young, Sterling;  3. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick

Three Gladiola In Vase (3 same variety)
1. Cindy Young, Erie;  2. Donna Young, Sterling

Three Hosta Leaves, Large
1. Cindy Young, Erie;  2. Diane M Collins, Cordova;  3. Susan Devers, Morrison

Three Hosta Leaves, Small
1. Cindy Young, Erie;  2. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling;  3. Donna Young, Sterling

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

              ARRANGEMENT OF CUT FLOWERS I

Geraniums
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison;  2. Donna Young, Sterling;  3. Cindy Young, Erie

Gladiola
1. Cindy Young, Erie

Lilies
1. Donna Young, Sterling

African Marigolds
1. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick

French Marigolds
1. Donna Young, Sterling;  2. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick

Zinnias
1. Donna Young, Sterling;  2. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick

Pansies
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison;  2. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Petunias
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Snapdragons
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Daisies
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling

              FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS I

Arrangement By New Exhibitor
1. Marcia Blean, Sterling

Arrangement Of Mixed Flowers
1. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick

Arrangement Of One Kind
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison

All Yellow Arrangement In Metal Container
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

My Favorite Arrangement
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Cindy Young, Erie

Reflections (arrangement including a mirror)
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

"Just In From The Garden" (arrangement in a fruit jar)
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Luellen Lee, Morrison;  3. Cindy Young, Erie

Arrangement For The Kitchen
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Of Wild Flowers
1. Cindy Young, Erie;  2. Maddy Hensel, Clinton, IA

Topiary Arrangement
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

              NOVELTY ARRANGEMENTS I

Mantel For Christmas
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison

Door Decor- Party For Any Celebration
1. Marcia A Brands, Morrison

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

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

Decorate A Chair For Garden With Plants and/or Accessories
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Marcia A Brands, Morrison

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

Dried Plant Material, Other Than Wall Hanging
1. Shannon Jacobs, Sterling;  2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  3. Marcia A Brands, Morrison

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

              SPECIAL OCCASION ARRANGEMENTS I

Tea Time Arrangement (using cup and saucer)
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Valerie Shierry, Morrison

Christmas Centerpiece Arrangement
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

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

Arrangement Of Hosta Leaves-Flower of one color may be added
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison;  2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  3. Donna Young, Sterling

Thanksgiving Arrangement
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

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

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

Best Arrangement
Sara Medendorp, Morrison For Western Arrangement - Celestial
Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling For Tall Green Flowers in a Green Container
Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling For Arrangement of Hydrangeas

Judge's Choice Award
Sara Medendorp, Morrison For "In Great-Great Grandma's Day"

              ARRANGEMENTS OF CUT FLOWERS II

Gloriosa Daisies
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Roses
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

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

Gladiolas
1. Cindy Young, Erie

Sunflowers
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Cosmos
1. Donna Young, Sterling

              BEST SPECIMEN II

Best Specimen Rose (any kind, one bloom)
1. Donna Young, Sterling

Best Specimen Of A New Flower (any variety, one stalk)
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Donna Young, Sterling

Best Specimen Large Gladiola (any variety, one stalk)
1. Cindy Young, Erie;  2. Donna Young, Sterling

              FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS II

Arrangement Using One Kind Of Flower
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Luellen Lee, Morrison;  3. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick

Miniature Arrangement Of Cut Flowers
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling;  2. Valerie Shierry, Morrison;  3. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Of Flowers For A Dining Table
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Of White Flowers In White Container
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling;  2. Cindy Young, Erie;  3. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Of Green Flowers In Green Container
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling;  2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  3. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Arrangement In A Small Wicker Basket
1. Valerie Shierry, Morrison;  2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Using A Broken Or Recycled Item
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling

"Celestial"
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Using Childs Toy As The Container Or Accessory
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement For Porch Or Patio
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

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

Arrangement Of Coleus
1. Luellen Lee, Morrison;  2. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  3. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling

Arrangement-Western Theme
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

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

Arrangement of White Flowers In White Container
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick

Arrangement of Shades Of Green Flowers In Green Container
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison;  2. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick;  3. Luellen Lee, Morrison

Arrangement Of Hydrangeas
1. Sarah Gesiakowski, Sterling;  2. Shannon Jacobs, Sterling;  3. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

Arrangement Of Mixed Flowers
1. Raymond Henningsen, Chadwick

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

Arrangement-Sports Theme
1. Sara Medendorp, Morrison

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