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Volume 15, Number 4
October 1961

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Eugene Chapter Show Results, May 1961

Eugene show judges. Eugene show truss display.
  Fig. 45.  One of the team of judges at the
  outdoor show at Eugene.  F. P. Knight,
  Dr. H. R. Fletcher (back to the camera)
  and Sir Giles Loder.
   Fig. 46.  Novel method of displaying one of the
   classes of cut trusses at the outdoor show at
   Eugene
   Phetteplace photo
CLASS 1. Species
     Group A. Alpines: Best group of blooms or potted plants.
          1. Mr. Del James Alpines
          2. Mr. Merle Saunders ledoides
          3. Mr. George Saunders obovatum
     Group B. Augustinii: One spray not over 18".
          1. Mr. Arthur Childers 'Towercourt'
          2. Dr. Carl Phetteplace 'Barto Blue'
     Group C. Oreotrephes or Polylepis Subseries. One spray not over 18".
          1. Dr. C. Phetteplace R. xanthocodon
     Group D. Triflorum or Yunnanense Subseries. One spray not over 18".
          1. Mrs. Lester Leavitt R. yunnanense
          2. Dr. C. Phetteplace R. chartophyllum
          3. Mr. Arthur Childers R. timeteum
     Group E. Maddenii or Edgeworthii Series. One spray not over 18".
          l. Mr. Arthur Childers R. scottianum
     Group I. Fortunei Series. Single Truss.
          1. Dr. R. M. Overstreet R. fortunei
          2. Mr. Del James Barto R. fortunei
          3. Dr. C. Phetteplace R. decorum Dr. Hu-Yu
     Group J. Thomsonii Series. Single truss.
          1. Dr. Milton Walker R. campylocarpum
          2. Dr. Milton Walker R. souliei
          3. Dr. R. M. Overstreet R. souliei
     Group K. Falconeri Series. Single truss.
          1. Mr. Del James R. coriaceum
          2. Mrs. Tedon Cole R. fictolacteum
     Group L. Ponticum Series. Single truss.
          1. Dr. C. Phetteplace R. yakushimanum
          2. Harold Greer R. macrophyllum album
          3. Dr. Milton Walker R. macrophyllum album
     Group N. Neriiflorum Series. Single truss.
          1. Mr. Marshal Lyons R. haematodes
          2. Dr. C. Phetteplace R. haematodes
     Group O. Irroratum Series. Single truss.
          1. Del James R. elliottii
          2. Mrs. Miles Munson R. aberconwayi
          3. Dr. R. M. Overstreet R. venator
     Group P. Trichocladum Series-Single truss.
          1. Dr. C. Phetteplace R. semilunatum
CLASS 2. Red Hybrids
    Group A. Single truss any Scarlet Hybrid (orange-reds).
          1. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Leo'
          2. Harold Greer 'Day Dream'
          3. Dr. Milton Walker 'Matador'
     Group B. Single truss any Crimson Hybrid (blue-reds)
          1. Ellis Jones 'Cynthia'
          2. Mr. Karl Kruk 'Cynthia'
          3. Mr. Merle Saunders 'Jean Marie de Montague'
     Group C. Single truss any Vermillion to Blood-red Hybrid.
          1. Mr. George Saunders 'Earl of Athlone'
          2. Mr. Palmer Saunders 'Earl of Athlone'
          3. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Borde Hill'
CLASS 3. Pink Hybrids
     Group A. Single truss any Blush Pink Hybrid.
          1. Harold Greer 'Gertrude Webster'
          2. Harold Greer 'Pink Pearl'
          3. Dr. Milton Walker 'Faggetter's Favorite'
     Group B. Single truss any Deep Pink Hybrid.
          1. Mr. Karl Kruk 'Alice'
          2. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Alice'
          3. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Luscombei'
     Group C. Single truss any Pink with Prominent Blotch.
          1. .J. Marshall Mrs. 'G. W. Leak'
          2. Dr. Milton Walker 'Mrs. Walter Burns'
CLASS 4. White Hybrids
     Group A. Single truss any White-to-Light-Cream Hybrid.
          1. Mr. Karl Kruk 'Beauty of Littleworth'
          2. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Sir Charles Lemon'
          3. J. M. Blackford 'Mrs. A. T. de la Mare'
     Group B. Single truss White tinged with Pink.
          1. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'White Swan'
          2. R. G. Guitteau 'Loder's White'
          3. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Loder's White'
     Group C. Single truss any White with Prominent Blotch.
          2. Harold Greer 'Sappho'
CLASS 5. Blue Hybrids
     Group B. Single truss any blue Hybrid.
          1. Harold Greer 'Blue Peter'
          2. Karl Kruk 'Blue Peter'
          3. Mrs. Lester Leavitt 'Blue Peter'
CLASS 6. Purple Hybrid
     Group A. Single truss any Lavender or Lilac Hybrid.
          1. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Mrs. E. C. Stirling'
          2. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Van Ness Sensation'
          3. Mr. Weir McDonald 'Susan'
     Group B. Single truss any deep purple Hybrid.
          l. Harold Greer 'Purple Splendor'
CLASS 7. Yellow Hybrid
     Group A. Single truss, Lemon Yellow
          1. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Hawk' (var. 'Crest')
          2. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Idealist'
          3. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Prelude'
     Group B. Single truss, Cream Hybrid.
          1. Karl Kruk 'Mrs. Betty Robertson'
          2. Harold Greer 'Jalisco' x
          3. Harold Greer 'Mrs. Betty Robertson'
CLASS 8. Apricot Hybrid.
     Group A. Single truss any Apricot Hybrid.
          1. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Mrs. W. C. Slocock'
          2. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Elspeth'
CLASS 9. Orange-Salmon Hybrid.
     Group A. Single truss of Fabia, any shade.
          1. Dr. Milton Walker 'Fabia
          2. Harold Greer 'Fabia
          3. Dr. R. M. Overstreet 'Fabia'
     Group B. Single truss, Salmon Pink.
          2. Harold Greer 'Nereid'
          3. Dr. Milton Walker 'Medusa'
CLASS 10. Azaleodendron
     Group A. Single spray not to exceed 12".
          1. Mr. W. P. Riddlesbarger 'Broughtonii Aureum'
     Group B. Single truss.
          1. Mrs. Miles Munson 'Broughtonii Aureum'
          2. Harold Greer 'Broughtonii Aureum'
               Dr. Milton Walker  'Broughtonii Aureum'
CLASS 11. Azaleas
     Group A. One spray evergreen not to exceed 18".
          1. Mrs. G. P. Hitchcock 'Wards Ruby'
          2. Dr. R. M. Overstreet 'Wards Ruby'
:          3. Mr. Arthur Childers 'Purple Splendor'
     Group B. One spray deciduous not to exceed 18".
          1. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Allistrinia'
          2. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Vasegua'
     Group C. One spray any Occidentale Hybrid not to exceed 18".
          1. Mr. Del James occidentale
     Group F. One spray Ghent Hybrid not to exceed 18".
          1. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Apricot'
          2. Mr. Marshall Lyons Red
          3. Mr. Marshall Lyons Orange
     Group G. One spray Hose-in-hose not to exceed 12".
          1. Mrs. H. Gelhausen
     Group H. One spray Mucronatum not to exceed 18".
          1. Dr. Gordon Thomas 'Sekidera'
          2. Mrs. Lester 'Leavitt Lavender'
          3. Mr. Milton Walker 'Sekidera'
     Group I. One spray Kaempferi hybrid not to exceed 18".
          3. Mrs. H. Gelhausen 'Fashion & Purple Splendor'
     Group J. One spray Glen Dale or Gable not to exceed 12".
          1. Dr. Milton Walker 'Purple Splendor'
          2. Mrs. H. Gelhausen 'Zulu'
          3. H. Gelhausen 'Fashion & Purple Splendor'
     Group K. One spray Exbury or Knap Hill not to exceed 12".
          1. Mr. Del James Knaphill
          2. Mr. Del James Exbury
          3. Dr. Milton Walker Knaphill
     Group L. One spray Red or Flame Mollis not to exceed 18".
          1. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Koster Brilliant'
     Group M. One spray Yellow or Apricot Mollis not to exceed 18"
          1. Mr. W. P. Riddlesbarger
     Group N. One spray Pink Mollis not to exceed 18"
          1. Dr. C. Phetteplace
     Group O. One Spray Bi-color Mollis not to exceed 18"
          1. Dr. C. Phetteplace
     Group P. One spray any other Azalea not mentioned above.
          2. Mr. Del James 'Altaclarense'
CLASS 14. Single truss of any Campylocarpum Hybrid.
     2. Harold Greer 'Mrs. Betty Robertson'
     3. Harold Greer 'Mrs. Mary Ashley'
CLASS 15. Single truss of any Naomi variety.  
     1. Dr. Milton Walker Exbury
     2. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Pink Beauty'
     3. Dr. C. Phetteplace A. M.
CLASS 16. Single truss of any Cinnabarinum Hybrid.
     2. Mrs. Beuford Cole 'Lady Roseberry'
     3. Mrs. Beuford Cole 'Lady Chamberlain'
CLASS 17. Single truss of any Dichroanthum Hybrid.
     1. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Dido'
     2. Harold Greer 'Fabia' x 'Goblin'
     3. Dr. R. M. Overstreet dichroanthum
CLASS 20. Single truss of any Eriogynum Hybrid.
     1. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Chanticleer'
CLASS 21. Single truss of any Fabia Hybrid.
     1. Merle Saunders 'C.I.S'
     2. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Fabia' x decorum
     3. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Fabia' x decorum
CLASS 22. Single truss of any Fortunei Hybrid
other than Loderi or Naomi varieties.
     1. Harold Greer fortunei x 'Alice'
     2. Harold Greer fortunei
     3. Mr. R. Guitteau fortunei
CLASS 23. Single truss of any Griersonianum Hybrid.
     1. Harold Greer 'Day Dream'

     2. Mr. W. P. Riddlesbarger 'Biscuit' x 'Day Dream'

     3. Harold Greer 'May Day'
CLASS 24. Single truss of any Griffithianum Hybrid
other than Loderi Var.
     1. Harold Greer 'Mrs. E. C. Stirling'
CLASS 25. Single truss of any Loderi varieties.
     l. J. Marshall 'Pink Diamond'
     2. George Saunders 'Loderi King George'
     3. George Saunders 'Venus'
CLASS 26. Single truss of any Neriiflorum Series Hybrid.
     2. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Nereid'
     3. Harold Greer 'Nereid'
CLASS 27. Single truss of any Thomsonii Series Hybrid
other than Campylocarpum or Williamsianum.
     1. Dr. C. Phetteplace 'Hawk' (var. 'Crest')
     3. Dr. Milton Walker 'Idealist'
CLASS 28. Single truss of any Williamsianum Hybrid.
     1. Dr. Milton Walker 'Bow Bells'
     2. Mr. Arthur Childers 'Jock'
     3. Harold Greer 'Bow Bells'
CLASS 29. Single truss of any Repens Hybrid.
     3. Dr. Milton Walker 'Elizabeth'
CLASS 33. Single truss of any Fragrant Rhododendron.
     1. Harold Greer fortunei
     2. Dr. Milton Walker 'A. T. de la Mare'
     3. Harold Greer Barto Fortunei
CLASS 34. A group of 5 dwarf or semi-dwarf Rhododendron plants, not necessarily in bloom. Judging on plant rather than on blooms.
     1. Dr. Milton Walker
     2. Harold Greer
CLASS 35. A plant, or single truss with foliage, of any American seedling never before shown at an A.R.S. Show. Parentage must be shown.
     1. Mr. Del James Norman 'Gill' (selfed)
     2. Harold Greer 'Albatross' x 'Jalisco'
     3. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Ole-Azor' x 'Albatross'
CLASS 36. Any named or unnamed American Hybrid not eligible (first time shown) in Class 35. All entries will be judged on their own merits. Parentage should be shown.
     1. Mr. Del James 'Fawn'
     2. Mr. Marshall Lyons 'Fusilier' x 'Loderi King George'
     3. Mr. Del James 'Peter Koster' x 'Loderi King George'
CLASS 37. Best display of any variety - any number of trusses or sprays.
     1. B. Leavitt yunnanense
CLASS 38. Foliage Single stems and leaves.
     1. Dr. Overstreet Unknown Species
     2. Dr. Mossman 'Fragrantissimum'
     3. Dr. Mossman 'Valaspis'
TROPHY AWARDS
REGISTER-GUARD TROPHY SAUNDERS TROPHY
(Best plant) (Best Barto Plant truss)
R. bullatum - Mr. Del James Barto Lavender - Harold Greer
PHETTEPLACE TROPHY KVAL-TV TROPHY
(Best species plant or truss) (Best new American hybrid)
R. elliottii - Mr. Del James 'Fawn' - Mr. Del James
ALLUMBAUGH TROPHY SKEIE'S JEWELRY TROPHY
(Best truss) (Best Azalea)
'Cynthia' - Mr. Ellis Jones 'Caroline Gable' - Mrs. Herman Gelhausen

SHOW JUDGES

A. E. L. Cox, Glendoick, Glencarse, Perthshire, Scotland
Peter Cox, Perthshire, Scotland

Rudolph Henny, Brooks, Oregon

Mr. T. Hansen, Portland, Oregon
Mr. Wales Wood, St. Helens, Oregon
Frank D. Mossman, M.D., Vancouver, Washington
Mr. Howard J. Slonecker, Oak Grove, Oregon
Mr. John Henny, Brooks, Oregon
Mr. Merle E. Chesney, Camas, Oregon


Volume 15, Number 4
October 1961

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