Gail Nixon and Maryellen Bespuda received high honors at The Garden Club of Orange Small Standard Holiday Home Placement Flower Show held in December. Gail Nixon earned the Designer’s Choice Award, and the Holiday Excellence Award for the highest scoring blue ribbon design exhibit. Maryellen Bespuda won the Grower’s Choice Award for her blue ribbon winning lavender topiary and also earned the Award of Excellence for the highest scoring exhibit in the Horticultural division.
Other blue ribbon winners included Pat Dray for a Petit Design as well as the CT Judges Design Award; Larry Huzi and Diane Geary each earned blue ribbons design awards. Nancy Bartle, Pat Nizen and Sandra Horling were blue ribbon winners in the Horticulture Division.
The Garden Club of Orange is a member of the FGCCT, NEG & NGC. For membership information contact Joanne Friedrichs 203-795-4266.
Pictured: Pat Dray, Gail Nixon, Maryellen Bespuda [Photos By Brenda Zandri]