Shepperton Horticultural Association
Shepperton Horticultural Association


Term Definition
Vase: Vessel with greater height than width measurement of its mouth
Bowl: Vessel having a mouth wide measurement at least equal to, but usually greater than its height
Variety:         Also known as Cultivar
Kind: A type of fruit or vegetable eg apples, pears, plums are a "kind" of fruit

A useful guide for Exhibitors is The Horticultural Show Handbook published by The Royal Horticultural Society, a copy of which may be obtained from the Show Secretaries or purchased online from Amazon here.

Where possible, exhibitors are requested to name the varieties used in each exhibit.

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