Department L – Floriculture

Department L – Floriculture        

Superintendent–  Carol Dennis (217) 827-9883

Premiums Offered:  $289.00

Entry Fee:  $ 1.00.

Exhibitor Ticket:  $5.00

Entries Due in By:  August 27, 2018

Entries in Place:  Thursday, August 30th, by 11:00 a.m.

Judging:  Thursday, August 30th at 1:00 p.m.

Release:  Monday, September 3rd, 2:00 p.m.

Send Entries to: Pana Tri-Co Fair, P.O. Box 441, Pana, Il 62557 or @

Entries can also be brought in on August 30th from 5p-8p  

   Open to all Illinois residents. One entry to each class and all exhibits must be grown by the exhibitor, except for the floral arrangements.  These must be arranged by the exhibitor, but not necessarily grown by them.  All exhibitors must purchase an Exhibitor Ticket.  No WATER CONTAINERS will be furnished by the fairgrounds.  All arrangements must be made up in advance and ready to place in exhibition before bringing to the fair. No silk or dried flowers unless stated.  You can and will be disqualified if you don’t follow the descriptions for each category.  Any arrangement, plant or individual specimen may be moved by the Superintendents if more or better display space is needed.  No exhibitor will be allowed on the floor after the exhibits have been placed until the judge has finished.  Anyone having received a best of show in plant division, may not enter the same plant for a period of 3 years.  All plants must be accompanied by their own foliage. The Superintendents have the right to refuse any exhibitor.  Not responsible for lost, broken or stolen items!!


                     Premiums:  1st – $5.00  2nd – $4.00  3rd – $3.00 


Specimens             two blooms, same variety and color except as noted:

  1. Butterfly Blossom 2 stems          
  2. Hybrid Tea Rose 1 stem                             
  3. Floribunda Rose 1 spray                             
  4. Zinnias, any type 2 stems
  5. Sunflower 2 stems
  6. Large Sunflower head on plate
  7.  Marigold, (3 blooms, under 2″)  
  8. Coneflower, 2 stems (ruddeekia)
  9. Open Annual (any not listed, 2 stems)
  10. Open Perennial (any  not listed, 2 stems)  


Plants                    Premiums:  1st – $10.00  2nd – $9.00  3rd – $8.00  4th – $7.00

474   Potted Petunia                              479   Potted Impatient          

  1. 475.Begonia                                         480.  Herb or herbs in single container
  2. 476.Geranium/s                                   481.  Any hanging, vining plant
  3. 477.Fern, any variety                          482.  Any other plant of 1 variety not listed

478  Succulence, including cactus      483.  Philodendron  

484   Any mixed pot of flowers                              485.  Fairy Garden


  1. Best of Show (specimen/plant)    Ribbon and $25.00