Killearn Cottagers' Horticultural Society

Help Sheets

To help with your entries for the Annual Show we have prepared a number of "Help Sheets" on various subjects to give inspiration and indicate what the judges will be looking for. Each is available in Microsoft® Word® (docx) format and in Adobe® Acrobat® (pdf) format. Follow the links below to read or download each article.

To view the Adobe® Acrobat® files it is necessary to have Adobe® Acrobat® Reader installed on your computer. You can obtain Adobe® Acrobat® Reader free by visiting the Adobe website at http://www.adobe.com/uk/ and following the download instruction. To view the Microsoft® Word® format files you will need Microsoft® Word® 2007 or a compatible programme installed on your computer.

Note: these files are quite large. The size of each file is noted beside the links.

A Button hole with fresh flower
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (482 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (423 KB).
A Posy Bowl
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (867 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (455 KB).
An arrangement 4" to 9"
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (819 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (732 KB).
An arrangement of Daisy Like Flowers
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (858 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (563 KB).
Arrangement for a busy lifestyle
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (469 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (311 KB).
Arrangement in an unusual container
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (900 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (672 KB).
Arrangement with Fresh Foliage Only
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (607 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (490 KB).
Autumnal flower arrangement without flowers
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (661 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (409 KB).
Butterfly Gardens: How to Make Butterfly Food and Butterfly Feeders
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (221 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (238 KB).
Decorated Plant Pot- Max size 8inches
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (669 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (410 KB).
Exhibit Arrangement
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (930 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (633 KB).
Flower Arranging for Exhibition
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (1,690 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (1,362 KB).
Grass or Cress Heads
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (451 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (338 KB).
How to make cornflour clay
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (290 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (323 KB).
Miniature Arrangement under 4"
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (661 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (574 KB).
Miniature Gardens
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (1,928 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (1,030 KB).
Self-Watering Containers From Recycled Soda Bottles
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (175 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (195 KB).
Short Of Space? How to Grow Tomatoes in a Two-Liter Bottle
For the article in Microsoft® Word® format follow this link (57 KB).
For the article in Adobe® Acrobat® format follow this link (49 KB).

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