HOS Plant Show 2011

Class 1: Three pots British orchids, distinct varieties
Michael Powell

Orchis anthropophora
Anacamptis morio
Ophrys sphegodes

Class 2: Three pots native European (not native to Britain) orchids, distinct varieties
Richard Manuel

Ophrys sphegodes variants
Ophrys ×heraultii
Ophys speculum var. orientalis

Class 4: Three pots hardy orchids, distinct varieties, any country of origin
Michael Powell

Ophrys heldreichii
Ophrys heldreichii × tenthredinifera
Ophrys lutea × apifera

Class 6: One pot native European (not native to Britain) orchid
Richard Manuel

Class 7: One pot non-European hardy orchid
Richard Manuel

×Serapias bevilacquae
Pterostylis pedunculata

Class 8: One pot Dactylorhiza
Michael Powell

Class 9: One pot Orchis, Anacamptis or Neotinea
Michael Powell

Dactylorhiza romana
Orchis italica

Class 10: One pot Ophrys
Richard Manuel

Class 11: One pot Serapias
Michael Powell

Ophrys tenthredinifera
"Best in Show" Trophy
Serapias olbia

Class 12: One pot Cypripedium
Andrew Bannister

Class 13: One pot Calanthe
Malcolm Brownsword

Cypripedium formosanum
Calanthe discolor

Class 14: One pot Pleione
Malcolm Brownsword

Pleione Whakari

Winner of Best in Show Trophy - Richard Manuel

Winner of RHS Banksian Medal - Michael Powell

Thanks to Brain Walker for judging the Plant Show

Photography by Mike Gasson

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