Published: June 12, 2012
Highbridge gardener Lakin Earl scoops 'best in flower show' award

Crowds turned out to see displays of roses and sweet peas at a show held in Brent Knoll last weekend (June 9th and 10th).

Sanders Garden World provided the venue for the annual Rose and Sweet Pea Show, organised by members of Burnham and Nailsea Horticultural Societies.

Lakin Earl from Highbridge, pictured above, was awarded best in show in the cut flowers class.

Dolly El-Mahdi, Deputy Manager of the garden centre, said: "This is the ninth time we have hosted the show and it was a great success. We received lots of entries and hundreds of visitors came to see the displays."

"People were able to see top quality roses and sweet peas, as well as other cut flowers and pot plants."

There were also classes for large flowered roses, climbing/rambling roses, miniature roses, vases and bowls of sweet peas and fuchsias, begonias and pelargonium pot plants.

Pictured: Lakin Earl from Highbridge with Dolly El-Mahdi, Deputy Manager at Sanders Garden World, and his winning entry in the cut flowers class

 


Bookmark and Share

Search Burnham-On-Sea.com|Add Burnham-On-Sea.com to your Bookmarks|Send a mail from Burnham-On-Sea.com|Print this page|Back to previous page|Discuss this article

Burnham-On-Sea Seafront Webcam
Burnham-On-Sea Webcam
24-hour live pictures
See live images of the seafront and beach with Burnham's Webcam. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea Shops
Burnham-On-Sea Shopping Guide
Buy in Burnham!
Support local traders by shopping in town - see our A-Z index of businesses. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea Video
Burnham-On-Sea Video
Burnham video news
Watch video highlights of events across Burnham with these video clips. Click here

Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See us on YouTube