July 17, 2009

Class 42C - new flowering hybrids/cultivars

SECTION F - New Gesneriads - This SECTION is for introductions made within the last 5 years, but not previously entered in this SECTION of The Gesneriad Society Convention Show. Exhibitor must provide a white card (not to exceed 8-1/2"◊11") giving educational information such as name of hybridizer, collector, place of origin, special cultural requirements.
Class 42C Hybrids or named cultivars in flower

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Entry No. 297, Chirita 'Louisa', exhibited by Carolyn Conlin-Lane. Score: 96. First Place.
Entry No. 226, Chirita sinensis x longgangensis, exhibited by Jay Sespico. Score: 90. Second Place.
Entry No. 296, Chirita 'Elyse', exhibited by Carolyn Conlin-Lane. Score: 88. Third Place.
Entry No. 364, Streptocarpus 'Heartland's White Gold', exhibited by Brian Connor. Score: 87. Honorable Mention.

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