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October's 'Virtual' Showbench

maple seed pods

No Judging! You get a 5 just for participating!

We don't normally have an October showbench as we are busy with the potluck and silent auction. However, this year we have an opportunity to share some of the bounty in our fall gardens virtually..

And again, everyone who submits a photo gets a 5/5!

Theme: Autumn

Photos can be sent via an email attachment(s) or links to Google or iCloud Photos etc. to . Be sure to include the class number for each photo in the email.
Remember, most cell phones have an excellent cameras. If you would prefer to take your pictures with your cell phone and share them via text, please send an message to SBGC Information and we will send you a phone number you can text your pictures to.

  1. Spooky Night - a design of your choice incorporating Halloween themed accessories
  2. Fall Bounty -  a design of your choice incorporating fruits and/or vegetables (no grapes)
  3. Autumn Ikebana - a design of your choice in the 'oriental manner'
  4. Fall Gleanings - a design of your choice incorporating fall finds in the garden such as grasses and seed heads

    Show Bench: Fruit, Flowers and Vegetable section must be from the member's gardens not borrowed or purchased.

  5. Potatoes - 3 tubers
  6. Pumpkin - Under 12 inches in diameter
  7. Pumpkin - Over 12 inches in diameter
  8. Winter Squash or Gourd - 1
  9. Onions - 1
  10. Garlic - 3 bulbs
  11. Elephant Garlic - 1 bulb
  12. Kale - 3 leaves
  13. Broccoli - 1 head
  14. Cabbage - 1 head
  15. Lettuce - 1 head
  16. Vegetable - AOV
  17. Apples - 3
  18. Pears - 3
  19. Plums - 3
  20. Fruit - AOV
  21. Dahlia - 1 stem
  22. Dahlia - 3 stems CVA
  23. Aster - 1 spike
  24. Flower (annual) - 3 cuts
  25. Flower (perennial) - 3 cuts
  26. Garden Sampler - Vase of flowers and/or foliage
  27. Anything not listed above