RESULTS of the North Berwick Sunflower Challenge 2021
Thank you to all who entered this year, we are delighted to list the winners in each category below
U18 Classes: The category with the most entries was the "Tallest Sunflower". The prize winners are: Tallest Sunflower: Jami Chambers 317 cm Largest Sunflower Head Alfie Pugh Crafted Sunflower Niko Millar for his Sunflower picture Photo of "Sunflowers in my Garden" Ben & Brodie Andrews for their row of sunflowers in a raised bed
The judges also awarded an addition prize for Alfie Pugh's very unusual picture of "Sunflower heads within sunflower heads"
Over 18s Class: Again, the category with the most entries was the "Tallest Sunflower". The prize winners are: Tallest Sunflower Isla Wightman 302cm Largest Sunflower Head Leeza Robb Photo of "Sunflowers in my Garden" Christine Atkins
PRIZES: Gift tokens for the winners kindly donated by Tesco North Berwick
Below see the competition rules as advertised on the website earlier this year
Have fun this summer growing sunflowers and join in the challenge. We are looking for the tallest sunflower, the largest bloom, photos of sunflowers in your garden and sunflowers you created in some way, maybe from material, knitted or even baked. Closing date 24 September 2021, see below for the competition categories and details on how to enter.
CHALLENGE CATEGORIES. In each of the 4 categories there will be two classes, one for under 18s and one for over 18s.
Tallest Sunflower: Take a photo of your sunflower with a measure beside it. You can grow the seedling distributed by us or grow your own from seed. Largest Sunflower Head: Take a photo of your sunflower head with a measure across it to show the diameter of the full bloom, from petal to petal. You can grow the seedling distributed by us or grow your own from seed. “Sunflowers in my garden”: Take a photo of your sunflowers in your garden. A Crafted Sunflower: Maybe you don’t have a garden, maybe you just love crafting, join us in the sunflower challenge by sending in a photo of a crafted sunflower you have created this summer. (Knitted, sewn, papercraft etc)
TO ENTER Photos should be taken in 2021 and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org clearly giving name and address. All entries should be received by 24th September 2021. If entrants are under 18, entries should be submitted by a parent or guardian and the age of the entrant should be given on the email.
The judges’ decision is final, in sending your photos you confirm that the photograph is your own and agree that the photos can be used by North Berwick in Bloom, North Berwick Gardening Club and Sustaining North Berwick on their websites and in any publicity.