Tuesday, 21 November 2017
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SOTY 2012-3 Winners


Pictured below are the results of the third round of the 2012 SOTY competition showing the standings and the rating each cultivar received as determined by the registered members. Ratings are on a scale between 1 and 10. Cultivar names, parentage and hybridizer names will be revealed at the end of the final competition.

 

12-37A 12-37B 12-37C
  First Place with a rating of 7.91  

 

A] Parentage - 
B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"] - 7.5" - 7-8"
C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent] - good
D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal] - reliable
E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days] - 2 days
F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous] - lateral to upright

 

12-34A 12-34B 12-34C
  2nd Place with a rating of 7.03  

 

A] Parentage - 
B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"] - less than 5"
C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent] - excellent
D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal] - reliable
E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days] - 2 days
F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous] - upright

 

12-38A 12-38B 12-38C
  3rd Place with a rating of 6.61  

 

A] Parentage - 
B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7.5" - 6.5" to 9"] - 8" - 7.5 - 8.5"
C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent] - good
D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal] - average
E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days] - 2 days
F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous] - upright

 

12-35A 12-35B 12-35C
  4th Place with a rating of 6.47  

 

A] Parentage - 
B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"] - 7 - 8"

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent] - excellent

D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal] - reliable
E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days] - 2 days
F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous] - upright

 

12-31A 12-31B 12-31C
  5th Place with a rating of 6.34  

 

A] Parentage - 
B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"] - 4 - 5"
C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent] - excellent
D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal] - reliable
E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days] - 2 days
F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous] - upright

 

12-32A 12-32B 12-32C
  6th Place with a rating of 6.31  

 

A] Parentage - 
B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"] - less than 5"
C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent] - excellent
D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal] - reliable
E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days] - 2 days
F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous] - upright

 

12-36A 12-36B 12-36C
  7th Place with a rating of 5.50  

 

A] Parentage - 
B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"] - 
4 - 5"

C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent] - excellent

D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal] - reliable

E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days] - 2 days
F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous] - lateral to upright

 

12-33A 12-33B 12-33C
  8th Place with a rating of 3.74  

A] Parentage - 
B] Size of bloom [average and range from minimum to maximum eg. 7" - 6.5" to 9"] - 6" - 5.5 - 6.5"
C] Texture of the bloom [thin, average, good, excellent] - average
D] Symmetrical form [reliable, average, variable - meaning sometimes less than ideal] - reliable
E] Duration of the bloom [1 day, two day, more than two days] - more than 3 days in cool weather
F] Angle of bloom presentation on the bush [upright, lateral to upright, lateral, lateral to down angle and pendulous] - lateral to upright