The San Diego County Fair is open through July 4. In the interest of public safety, activities involving direct animal interaction at the Fair have been suspended.

All guests are encouraged to wash their hands after any contact with animals or their living area, as well as prior to eating or drinking.

Flower Show – Blooms

Bonsai and Tray Landscapes

The information below is from the 2019 Fair, and it will give you an idea of what to expect in 2020. Please check back soon!

Enter your blooms

Do you grow beautiful blooms and plants? Compete for cash awards and ribbons in the Paul Ecke Jr. Flower Show competitive exhibit at the San Diego County Fair! This exhibit has separate divisions for beginners, novices, amateurs and professionals. Please see the entry materials for definitions of those categories.

If you design with flowers, please see the Floral Design page.

Speakers and Events

Talented gardeners will share their knowledge at lectures and special events. For the list of lectures, see the Garden Show Event page. Don’t miss two special events in the Flower and Garden Show, the Bloom ‘N’ Art Garden Party and My Big Fair Wedding Day.

The Fine Print

Got questions? Here’s more information on entering this exhibit.

The Flower Show exhibit is open to anyone, from flower growers and floral designers to students and hobbyists, with separate divisions based on experience and livelihood.

Processing fees vary. Please see the appropriate Entry Information brochure for details. Processing fees are non-refundable.

Entry limits vary; see the appropriate Entry Information brochure for details.

Dahlias, gladiolus, roses and orchids have separate divisions. Other types of flowers can be entered in the “Other Specimen Blooms” division.

Get in touch online or call us at (858) 792-4207.

Entry Information

Entry deadline: Entries have closed for this exhibit.
Results posted: Throughout the Fair as individual shows close and results are available.
Delivery and pick-up of exhibits: Please see the entry materials for these dates and times.
Exhibit dates: May 31-July 4, 2019.

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Entry Information – Specimen Blooms
Entry Information – Orchids
Entry Information – Bonsai and Tray Landscapes
State Rules
Local Rules

2019 Results

Congratulations to those who won awards and ribbons in the 2019 San Diego County Fair Flower Show, Specimen Blooms divisions. Results are now complete. You will find Floral Design results here.

Landscape Trays

Results – Landscape Trays

Bonsai

Results – Bonsai

The results below are posted in reverse numerical order so that the most recent results are at the top of each column.

Dahlia

Results – Show #9
Results – Show #8
Results – Show #7
Results – Show #6
Results – Show #5
Results – Show #4
Results – Show #3
Results – Show #2
Results – Show #1

Gladiolus

Results – Show #9
Results – Show #8
Results – Show #7
Results – Show #6
Results – Show #5
Results – Show #4
Results – Show #3
Results – Show #2
Results – Show #1

Rose

Results – Show #9
Results – Show #8
Results – Show #7
Results – Show #6
Results – Show #5
Results – Show #4
Results – Show #3
Results – Show #2
Results – Show #1

Other Specimen

Results – Show #9
Results – Show #8
Results – Show #7
Results – Show #6
Results – Show #5
Results – Show #4
Results – Show #3
Results – Show #2
Results – Show #1

Cut Orchid

Results – Show #5
Results – Show #4
Results – Show #3
Results – Show #2
Results – Show #1

Potted Orchid

Results – Show #5
Results – Show #4
Results – Show #3
Results – Show #2
Results – Show #1

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