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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.
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If you are interested in joining the NCS details are on the membership page.
Affiliated societies can now advertise their shows on the website, please send us details by email of your show. Use the link below to view dates of submitted shows.
Show details on website to date:-
Bristol & District C & D Soc. Leicestershire Chrysanthemum Society
Denton & District Chrysanth & Dahlia Soc. Barrow upon Soar
Heald Green Hort. Society Shirley Society
Darlington Chrysanthemum & Dahlia Soc. Forest of Dean Chrysanthemum Society
Willenhall Chrysanthumum Society Peterborough Horticultural Society
Stone Chrysanthemum Society Kidderminster Horticultural Society
Bedworth Chrysanthemum Society
Nuneaton Chrysanthemum & Dahlia Soc.
New NCS Publication for 2017
GROWING SPRAY CHRYSANTHEMUMS
A COMPLETE GUIDE
It is with deep regret we have to announce the sudden passing of Joe Jenkins. Joe is the current National Spray Champion. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family at this sad time.
The funeral will be held on the 28th April at 12.45pm in Elsden Avenue Church,
Seaton Delaval, Tyne & Wear. NE25 0BW
and then 01.45pm at Blyth Crematorium
Cowpen Rd, Blyth NE24 5SZ
Finally meeting at Seghill Comrades Club
Front Street, Seghill, Cramlington, Northumberland, NE23 7TQ
All Family, Friends Colleagues past and present welcome including his Military family which we know is vast!
Family Flowers and Fusilier Association flowers only please.
Donations via Melrose & Dennis Funeral Directors Seaton Delaval NE25 0DL
Donations will be shared by British Heart Foundation and Help for Heroes.
By Ron Fox renowned raiser of Spray Chrysanthemums with co-author Vin Aldred the unsurpassed former National Champion and raiser of Spray Chrysanthemums. Plus any other major contributions by leading Chrysanthemum experts.
Now available to order - £7.95 inc postage (UK only).
Order by post to -
118 Great North Road
or by Paypal on this website
The NCS Stand at RHS Chelsea 2016 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.
There are new articles on the Library page full of useful information
Chelsea 2016 Gold Medal Wining Stand.
Fantastic Achievement and definitely a hit with the visitors
The NCS stand was honoured with a visit from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. The stand was a huge hit. Thanks got to John & Allyson and the rest of the team who worked extremely hard setting up and manning the display