March 9, 2019

(new date)

2019 Show Theme:

"Fine Wines and Violets"

Golden Pin Lanes

1010 W Miracle Mile, Tucson, AZ 85705

10 am to 5 pm

Tucson African Violet Society

60th Annual Show and Sale

March 3, 2018

10 am to 5pm

Golden Pins Lanes

Tucson, Arizona

 

Thank you to all who attended our show, purchased plants and supplies, and to the members for all your hard work and time and making it a great show...Visitors please come to a meeting and learn more about the wonderful world of Gesneriads and have a good time -- we would love to have you......

60th Annual Show

and Sales

"Celebrating 60 Years"

Saturday, March 3rd

Best in Show                                                                          

Rob's Outer Orbit (Kathy Bell)                                          

                                                                                                  

Best in Show - Runner Up                                     

Precious Red (Judy Soop)                                                   

                                                                                             

Best AVSA Collection -                                                       

Three Registered Varieties                                              

Teen Thunder / Dolores' Dazzler / Little Pro                    

(Judy Soop)                                                                      

                                                                                          

Best Standard

Day 'n' Night (Judy Millstone)                                            

                                                                                          

Best Semi-Miniature                                                        

Rob's Outer Orbit (Kathy Bell)                                          

Best Miniature                                                                       

Precious Red                                                                                                                              (Judy Soop)

Best Trailer

Rob's Boolaroo (Kathy Bell)

Best Species

S. 5c1 clone ionanthus (Kathy Bell)

Best Vintage

Winnergreen (Judy Soop)

Best Classic

Ness Crinkle Blue (Judy Millstone)

Best Other Gesneriad

Nematanthus 'Tropicana' (Ken McGowan)

Best Container Garden

"Nature's Blessings"

(Judy Soop)

Best Design

"Nature's Blessings"

(Judy Soop)

Horticulture Sweepstakes

18 Blue Ribbons

(Judy Soop)

Runner-Up to Horticulture Sweepstakes

12 Blue Ribbons

(Kathy Bell)

Design Sweepstakes

1 Blue Ribbon

(Judy Soop)

60th Annual Show

March 3, 2018

"Celebrating 60 Years"

Plants...

Pots...

Soil...

and more...

Annual Plant Sale & Display

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Rincon Congregational Church (same as last year)

122 N. Craycroft ( 10 am to 3 pm )

61st Annual Show

Fine Wines & Violets

Winners 
Best is Show
"Jolly Andrea"
Judy S.
Best in Show (Runner Up)
"Optimara EverLove" -- Sheila W.
Best AVSA Collection - Three Registered Varieties
"Jolly John / Glory / Jan" -- Judy M.
Holtkamp Award
"Optimara Chico" --Sheila W.
Best Standard
"Optimara EverLove" -- Sheila W.
Best Miniature
"Rob's Jitterbug" -- Judy S.
Best Semi-miniature
"Jolly Andrea" -- Judy S.
Best Trailer
"Rob's Boolaroo" -- Kathy B.
Best Species
S. 5b clone confusa -- Judy M.
Best Vintage
"Ness' Chatty Kathy" -- Kathy B.
Best Classic
"Rob's Antique Rose" -- Judy M.
~ ~ ~
Best other Gesneriad
Episcia "Pink Panther" -- Meichele J.
~~~
Best Unusual Container - African Violet
"Optimara Picasso" -- Meichele J.
Best Interpretive Flower Arrangement
"Uncorked" -- Meichele J.
Best Container Garden
"Roll Out the Barrels" -- Meichele J.
Best Design
"Roll Out the Barrels" -- Meichele J.
Novice Best Plant
Episcia "My Precious" -- Joyce L.
~~~
Horticulture Sweepstakes
13 Blue Ribbons -- Judy S.
Runner-Up to Horticulture Sweepstakes
9 Blue Ribbons -- Sheila W.
Design Sweepstakes
4 Blue Ribbons -- Meichele J.
Runner-Up to Design Sweepstakes
1 Blue Ribbon - Lois R.​​​

61st Annual Show

Fine Wines & Violets

Winners 
Best is Show
"Jolly Andrea"
Judy S.
Best in Show (Runner Up)
"Optimara EverLove" -- Sheila W.
Best AVSA Collection - Three Registered Varieties
"Jolly John / Glory / Jan" -- Judy M.
Holtkamp Award
"Optimara Chico" --Sheila W.
Best Standard
"Optimara EverLove" -- Sheila W.
Best Miniature
"Rob's Jitterbug" -- Judy S.
Best Semi-miniature
"Jolly Andrea" -- Judy S.
Best Trailer
"Rob's Boolaroo" -- Kathy B.
Best Species
S. 5b clone confusa -- Judy M.
Best Vintage
"Ness' Chatty Kathy" -- Kathy B.
Best Classic
"Rob's Antique Rose" -- Judy M.
~ ~ ~
Best other Gesneriad
Episcia "Pink Panther" -- Meichele J.
~~~
Best Unusual Container - African Violet
"Optimara Picasso" -- Meichele J.
Best Interpretive Flower Arrangement
"Uncorked" -- Meichele J.
Best Container Garden
"Roll Out the Barrels" -- Meichele J.
Best Design
"Roll Out the Barrels" -- Meichele J.
Novice Best Plant
Episcia "My Precious" -- Joyce L.
~~~
Horticulture Sweepstakes
13 Blue Ribbons -- Judy S.
Runner-Up to Horticulture Sweepstakes
9 Blue Ribbons -- Sheila W.
Design Sweepstakes
4 Blue Ribbons -- Meichele J.
Runner-Up to Design Sweepstakes
1 Blue Ribbon - Lois R.​​​

Conventions -- 2020

African Violet Society of America

May 24 - 31, 2020

The Gesneriad Society Convention

(June 30 - July 4, 2020)

St. Petersburg, Florida