Visitors and local residents walk around the displays at the start of the show at Skagways A.B. Hall.
Photos by Jeff Brady
Prize dahlias by Wanda Warner, Gladys Moran and Nancy Schave. Debbie Ackerman with her Bing Crosby Rose and ribbon.
Gladys Moran holds her Lynne Ruff award in front of one of her prize begonia plants.
2005 Eastern Star Flower & Garden Show Awards
Edie Lee Award for Skagways Finest Garden: Leslie Dodd (award donated by Steve and Salli Reeder)
Lynne Ruff Award Blue Ribbon Award: Gladys Morans begonia
Elma McMillan Outstanding Rose Award: Debbie Ackermans Bing Crosby Rose
Chamber of Commerce Golden Trowel Award for best business display: 1st. Sgt. Prestons Lodge, Honorable Mention Skagway Fish Co.
Childrens: 1st. Bonnie Blanchard, 2nd. Colton and Wyatt Belisle.
Roses: 1st. Nancy Schave, 2nd. Bill Hunz, Honorable Mention Suzanne Hartson.
Begonia: 1st. Gladys Moran, 2nd. Deb Boettcher.
Dahlia: 1st. Wanda Warner, 2nd. Gladys Moran, Honorable Mention Nancy Schave.
Sweet Peas: 1st. Dorothy Brady, 2nd. Betsy Albecker.
Mixed Bouquet: 1st. Lizzie Carlson, 2nd. Joanne Beierly, Honorable Mention Dorothy Brady.
Lily: 1st. Darren Belisle, 2nd. Judy Mallory.
Petunias: 1st. Judy Mallory, 2nd Tina Cyr.
Fruit: Nancy Schave, 2nd. Su Rappleye.
Veggie Display: 1st. Su Rappleye, 2nd. Justin Henry, Honorable Mention Dorothy Brady.
Veggie Special: 1st. Jeff Ruffs cabbage, 2nd. Ron Ackermans pepper plant, Honorable Mention The White Houses zucchini.
Most Improved Garden: 1st. Angie Cremata, 2nd. Emily Willis.
Most Unusual: 1st. Gladys Morans moss chair, 2nd. Betsy Albeckers trio of plants.
Most Spectacular Container: 1st. John Tronrud, 2nd. Gloria Blanchard, Honorable Mention Nancy Schave.
Most Creative: 1st. Tina Cyrs displays, 2nd. Reba Radeys boots and petunias.