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ABS' Miami Branch 2001
by Doug Pridgen
The Miami Branch of ABS held its annual show at
Fairchild Tropical Garden on February 17 and 18. The show was the largest
and best in recent history with 206 entries from 18 participants.
This included a new division for exhibitors under 18
years of age with 9 entries from 3 exhibitors which was won by Armando
Nodal, Jr. [see cover photo] with B. 'Paul's Pride'.
The Novice Division was won by Mike Twyford with B.
'Cowardly Lion'. A beautiful drawing by Debbie Lamb won the Arts &
Crafts Division, and Lee Sinoff won the Photography Division. Novel Grown
was won by Dale Sena for 0043 grown in a clear globe container. Tim
Anderson's B. 'Deja Thorus' won the Commercial Division and his landscaped
rock presentation won the Dish Garden Division. Best of Show was a B.
luxurians grown by Joyce Pridgen.
In the photo above we see B.
'Eldorado' (by Doresy, FL, no date) entered in the Cane-like Division by Charles
|Above we see the winner of the
New Introduction Division
2001, B. 'Miniperba 'entered by Doug
All photos are by Doug.
Above is B. 'Cowardly Lion'
(B. carriae X 'Bokit', Mounger,
winner of the Novice Division at the
Mimami 2001 Show for Mike Twyford