APS Judging Standards (provisional)

1977

A proposed Standard of Excellence

For

DOUBLE ACAULIS & DOUBLE POLYANTHUS

Flower (25)

Unusually beautiful color and petal detail, including yellow and white ..........10

Fully double. Also, unconfined by calyx keeping it budded...........................10

Size of bloom....................................................................................................5

Plant (25)

Acaulis stems sturdy, holding blooms above foliage, proudly, or Polyanthus stalks sturdy, holding a compact umbel proudly erect..............................................15

Floriferousness at time of showing; and leaf signs as to health and having wintered outdoors until show time.................................................................................10

(All double acaulis are floriferous, and double polyanthus more so than singles, in their vain attempt to set seed.

 

A proposed Standard of Excellence

For

 

DOUBLE AURICULAS

 

Judging should follow that of Garden Auriculas except for these points:

Flower

5 uniformly double open pips of the same color.............................................................10

Tube should be obscured by petals and light eye, if any, at least partially obscured......5

Pip: ideal form would be a full 1/2 ball..............................................................................5

Stem & footstalk must be able to support truss and pips well........................................10

 

 

 

 

Please support our sponsors:

Please update your Flash Player to view content.