Bulloch Council of Garden Clubs opened their biennial flower show, “Blooming in the Boro” this Friday, April 22 at Visit Statesboro, 222 South Main in Statesboro. The show will continue on Saturday, April 23, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

The flower show has four divisions, consited of 24 adult designs, lots of adult horticulture, an educational exhibit, youth design and horticulture.

The flower show was be judged by nine accredited National Garden Club judges.

Congratulations to the winners!

National Garden Club Awards

  • Design of Excellence…..Mary Sue Hodges
  • Tri-Color ward…..Mary Sue Hodges
  • Petite Award….Janis Bell
  • Horticulture Excellence….Anne Clifton
  • Grower’s Choice …Mima Owens, Mickie Deal
  • Arboreal Award…Juanita Morton,  Anne Clifton
  • Award of Merit……Anne Clifton, Wanda Scarboro,Jane Wood, Steve Healy

Bulloch Council of Garden Clubs Awards

  • Most Blue ribbons in Division….Renee Perkins
  • Outstanding Piece of Horticulture…….Anne Clifton
  • Petite Trophy….Janis Bell
  • Youth Arrangements entered……62

Grice Connect caught up with Lori Hurlebaus and Hilda Rushing Bulloch Council members who helped coordinate the show. They discussed the history and success of this years show:

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