Celebrating Australian natives at the Easter Show 2019

By enewsletter Editor

Enjoy some of the entries in the many classes of the Australian plants competition at the Sydney Royal Easter Show, April 2019. Thanks to all the entrants, particularly Central Coast, East Hills and Sutherland Groups, who together created a colourful display on the diversity and beauty of Australian native plants, despite the time of year. All the competition results are here, searchable by exhibitor.

Champion, Mixed or Unmixed Australian Native Blooms and First Prize, Vase of mixed grevillea blooms – Sutherland Group

Jill McLelland with Champion ribbon
First Prize, Mixed arrangement in a vase – Sutherland Group
 

First Prize, Miniature vase – Central Coast Group
 

First Prize, Banksia arrangement – Sutherland Group
 

Champion, Australian Native Plant and First Prize, Foliage (pot) – Central Coast Group
Gumnuts in a car, by Sam aged 5
A selection of pot entries
First Prize, Flowering shrub in pot – Sutherland Group with Actinotus forsythii (pink flannel flower)

 

Photos: Thanks to Jan Douglas and Jill McLelland.