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Rose & Cultural Festival 2003Rose Show

Despite the impact of the freak hailstorm in September which caused a lot of damage to local roses, the annual rose show managed to put on a respectable display with many excellent contenders. Results for the main categories are shown below.

Rose Show

Major Competition Results

Award Recipient Rose

Large Roses

Champion of Champions R & M Ryan Raspberry Ice
Best Exhibition Bloom R & M Ryan Aorangi
Best Novice Exhibition John Williamson Royal Dane
Best Decorative Bloom D & M Cederman Marijke Koopman
Best Fully Open Bloom R & M Ryan Paddy Stephens
Best Small Stem R & M Ryan Raspberry Ice
Best Large Stem R & M Ryan Raspberry Ice
Best Vase of Roses J Hambling Sparrieshoop
Miniature Roses    
Champion of Champions B Turnwald Kaikoura
Best Exhibition Bloom Irene Taylor Irresistable
Best Decorative Bloom D & B Jones Minnie Pearl
Best Fully Open Bloom B Turnwald Kaikoura
Best Small Stem B Turnwald Kaikoura
Best Large Stem B Turnwald Sweet Dreams
Best Vase of Roses FM Stevenson Radiant
Highest Overall Points D & M Cederman