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Garden therapy

Friday, 17th September, 2010

* Garden competition category winner, 81-year-old Lillian Cutting, takes a great deal of pride in her plants. She spends every day in her garden and takes a lot of pleasure from it. * Garden competition category winner, 81-year-old Lillian Cutting, takes a great deal of pride in her plants. She spends every day in her garden and takes a lot of pleasure from it. "It is good therapy," she said. For the full results of the garden competition and information about this weekend's open gardens.


Results of Silver City Garden Club Competition are as follows.
Best Display of Spring Flowers: 1st Kaye Radford, 480 Union Street; 2nd Lynn McManus, 105 Pell Lane; 3rd Shirley Rayner, 492 Lane Street.
Best Shade House: 1st Ethel Ritter, 114 Wilson Street; 2nd R.& H. Milne, 585 Wyman Street.
Best Senior Citizen Home Garden: 1st Mrs Lillian Cutting, 237 Bromide Street; 2nd R.& H. Milne, 585 Wyman Street; 3rd W. R. Pascoe, 29 Boughtman Street.
Best Garden in Senior Citizen Complexc - Maintained by Resident: 1st Marjorie Dinham, Unit 17 Shorty O'Neil Village; 2nd M. G. Britten, Unit 35 Shorty O'Neil Village.
Best Front Garden, Large Block: Kaye Radford, 480 Union Street; Smaller Block:
W.R. Pascoe, 29 Boughtman Street.
Best Back Garden, Large Block: Michael and Marjorie Raetz, 82 Crystal Street; Shirley Rayner, 492 Lane Street; Smaller Block: Lynn McManus, 105 Pell Lane; W.R. Pascoe, 29 Boughtman Street.
Best Nature Strip: 1st Channing Family, 156 Harris Street.
Best Entertainment Area: Stephen and Darlene Howarth, 2 Pell Lane.
Best Modern Low Maintenance Garden: 1st Lynn McManus, 105 Pell Lane; 2nd V. Wurn, 81 Thomas Street; 3rd Sue Lehman, 324 Thomas Street.
Best Water Feature: Commercial, Fred J. Potter's, Oxide Street; Residental, Lynn McManus, 105 Pell Lane.
Best Commercial Section: 1st Fred J. Potter's, Oxide Street; 2nd War Veterans Hostel, Thomas Street.
Best Native Garden: Beth and Peter Gurney, 240 Hall Street; Michael and Marjorie Gaetz, 82 Crystal Street.
Open Gardens: Lynn McManus, 105 Pell Lane, 11am to 1pm Saturday; Ethel Ritter, 114 Wilson Street, Saturday afternoon; W. R. Pascoe, 29 Boughtman Street, Saturday afternoon.

 

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