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Joint Rock Meeting, AGS Loughborough Show, 7 March 2015

Primula allionii 'Francis Burrow'
Primula allionii 'Francis Burrow' Award:
  AM (Award of Merit)

Origin: A seedling raised and selected by Brian Burrow

Shown by: Geoff Rollinson

Forms a very compact floriferous cushion.

Galanthus nivalis 'Hugh Mackenzie'
Galanthus nivalis 'Hugh Mackenzie' Award:
  AM (Award of Merit)

Origin: A seediling raised by Ruby and David Baker

Shown by: Dr Ronald Mackenzie

A very 'green' snowdrop. Neutral or acid soil.

Galanthus elwesii 'Ransom's Dwarf'
Galanthus elwesii 'Ransom's Dwarf' Award:
  AM (Award of Merit)

Origin: Turkey, distributed originally by Herbert Ransom

Shown by: Dr Ronald Mackenzie

A very distinctive low growing, large flowered and rapidly increasing form of the species.

Galanthus 'Ruby Baker'
Galanthus 'Ruby Baker' Award:
  PC (Preliminary Commendation)

Origin: Spotted by Ruby Baker on a visit to Primrose Hill Garden

Shown by: Dr Ronald Mackenzie

Galanthus nivalis 'Das Gelbe Vom Ei'
Galanthus nivalis 'Das Gelbe Vom Ei' Award:
  PC (Preliminary Commendation)

Origin: Raised by Hagen Engelmann, Germany

Shown by:Jane & Rod Leeds

The name means 'Egg Yolk'

Galanthus nivalis 'Das Gelbe Vom Ei'

Crocus tommasinianus 'Claret'
Galanthus tommasinianus 'Claret' Award:
  PC (Preliminary Commendation)

Origin: The Balkans, selected by Gwen Baker

Shown by: Vic Aspland

A good dark colour form of this popular garden crocus.

Crocus vernus 'Pordoi'
Crocus vernus 'Pordoi' Award:
  PC (Preliminary Commendation)

Origin: Italy

Shown by: Vic Aspland

Gymnospermium altaicum
Gymnospermium altaicum Award:
  CC (Cultural Commendation)

Origin: Central Asia

Shown by: Vic Aspland

This species received an Award of Merit under the name Leontice altaica in 1980