Plant Science – Flowers


View the very best in artistic floral arrangements and picture-perfect specimens. Evaluate this year’s colorful and varied winners. Follow your nose to flower fantasia at the Durham Fair!

2018 Theme

The 2018 Theme is “Hold on to your hats! The 100th Durham Fair is coming!”. Create floral arrangements inspired by this fun assortment of headwear.


  • Floral arrangements, vases, collections, potted houseplants and hanging baskets.
  • Hundreds of varieties, including Chrysanthemums, Dahlias, Pentunias, Roses, Snapdragons, Hibiscus, Orchids and more.
  • Annual, Perennial and Gourd collection competition.

FUN FACT: Our most popular entries are Sedum and namesake of the iconic Durham Fair Cow, Marigolds!