Welcome to the National Chrysanthemum Society Website
We hope you find these pages useful and infomative.
Are you interested in Chrysanthemums?
Would you like to grow and exhibit blooms to the standard shown on the site?
Why not join the society and become part of a group whose aims are just that.
We will assist you with all aspects of growing and showing there is some
very useful information on the Articles and Reference page
Details on the membership page.
Affiliated Societies Shows
Affiliated societies can now advertise their shows on the appropriate page please send us details of your shows
use the link to access page.
There is a monthly guide you can access it from the menu list at the top of the page
Would members please note due to a situation beyond our control there has been an error in the booking of the show venue for the LATE NATIONAL SHOW. The show will now be held in the Prestwick Suite at the County Showground on the 31st of October and the 1st of November 2015.
Please check the noticeboard for wanted Cultivars and latest news from council
There is now a list of Affiliated Societies the link is on the list at the left of the page
Stunning display from the Chelsea Team winning Gold and runner up to best exhibit in Floral Section.
The theme was "Depicting The Solar System"
We are saddened to annouce the death of
Mr Herbert Whiston
former General Secretary and President
of the Northern Group 1975 - 2002
His funeral will be held on
Friday the 13th of November
at 11.45am in the
Ashby Wesley Church
Our thoughts and condolences are with his wife Enid and Family
The NCS Stand at Chelsea once again took a prestigious Gold Medal at Chelsea Flower Show WELL DONE to the Team
Please Note recent changes to the trophies below
Changes to the George Prickett Challenge Trophy
This class will revert back to how it use to be, where as you can show medium and large cultivars together from sections 4, 14, 5, 15.
Changes to the Derek Bircumshaw Trophy
This class will now be for 5 vases from sections 3, 13, 4, 14, 5, 15, 6 and 7, at least 3 sections and not more than 2 vases from any section.