Welcome to The National Chrysanthemum Society

What’s New

CALENDAR OF EVENTS – We have added a calendar of upcoming chapter and national events to our website.  We are just building it, but all of our chapter fall shows dates are included.  As we go into 2015, we will add chapter plant sales and other events that are open to the public.  The calendar supplements the information that is included under each chapter’s page under “Chapters.”

PHOTO GALLERY – We have started to build a Photo Gallery.  The gallery will include photographs of cultivars by bloom type.  This will be an ongoing project so check it out periodically to see our progress.  You can find it under  the “More” tab.

NEWS ALERT!   KING’S MUMS HAS BEEN SOLD  -  Ray and Kim Gray announced on July 21, 2014, the sale of King’s Mums to Brian Kanotz.   Most recently Brian and his wife Sheila were horticulturists at Callaway Gardens in Georgia.  Both interned at Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania early in their careers.  They have relocated to the Tulsa, Oklahoma area where Brian will be operating King’s Mums. Ray and Kim said in their announcement that they have a great deal of confidence in Brian adding that he is knowledgeable, hardworking, and open to new ideas. According to Ray, at this point Brian plans to operate King’s Mums as they have done in the past.

As we learn more about the future of King’s we will let you know through The Chrysanthemum, our website, and on Facebook.

2014 NCS NATIONAL CONVENTION AND SHOW – Details about our National Convention and Show in Phoenix, AZ, from November 13 - 16 have been posted below.  You can register for the convention on-line and pay for your convention activities with a credit card through PayPal – just follow the instructions.



2014 National Chrysanthemum Society Convention and Show Details

National Chrysanthemum Society Shows  Photos and details from past shows.

Members Only  Member Information, 2013 Bylaws, Resources & Links, etc.

Video Gallery  Check out the latest Chrysanthemum videos in our gallery.

Chapter Information Find a Chapter in your area or Start a Chapter

FAQs When is the best time to plant mums? How much sun do mums need?  Find the answers to your chrysanthemum questions on our Frequently Asked Questions Page.

Chrysanthemum Classes  For ease of identification The NCS divides bloom forms in 13 classes.  Color photos and detailed description of each class.

The Beginner’s Guide New to growing chrysanthemums?  Take a look at our page for beginners.

NCS Calendar View the 2014 NCS Calendar of Events

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 Last updated 25-August-2014