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Overview

These courses are intended to train NGC members to become accredited Flower Show Judges.

Flower Show School Courses

Course 1


August | 
8/24
 - 
8/26
, 2016 | 
Grove City, 
PA
Registrar: Cindy Jarzab | Phone: (814) 726-2924
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dorthy Yard | woody perennials, hydrangeas and marigolds
Design: Lynn Fronk

November | 
11/1
 - 
11/3
, 2016 | 
Nordland, 
WA
Registrar: Mary Lou Waitz | Phone: (360) 928-3728
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Billie Fitch | chrysanthemum, dahlia, evergreen branches
Design: Mary Lou Waitz

Course 2


Course 3


October | 
10/12
 - 
10/14
, 2015 | 
Fort Meyers, 
FL
Registrar: Terry Pinck | Phone: (239) 368-5615
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dale DeFeo | croton and succulents / cacti combination plantings
Design: Penny Decker

May | 
5/24
 - 
5/26
, 2016 | 
Mansfield, 
MA
Registrar: Julie Pipe | Phone: (508) 429-7646
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Sandra Joyce | hosta & combination planting, container grown ivy
Design: Mary Huntoon

July | 
7/22
 - 
7/24
, 2016 | 
Springfield, 
VA
Registrar: Poss Tarpley | Phone: (703) 660-8661
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Julia Clevett
Horticulture: Dottie Howatt | marigolds and tomatoes

July | 
7/28
 - 
7/30
, 2016 | 
Lafayette, 
LA
Registrar: Mary Jane Peters | Phone: (985) 580-2864
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Barbara Baker
Horticulture: Pam Braun | cacti, succulents, sansevieria and herbs - combination plantings

September | 
9/12
 - 
9/14
, 2016 | 
Poway, 
CA
Registrar: Jill Coleman | Phone: (915) 684-2635
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Darlene Newell | succulents, bulbous plants, tuberous begonia
Design: Janice Hamlin

September | 
9/26
 - 
9/29
, 2016 | 
Johns Creek, 
GA
Registrar: Cookie Roland | Phone: (770) 972-0219
Instructors:
Horticulture: David Robson container-grown, coleus, begonias, combination plantings
Design: Penny Decker
Flower Show Procedure: Carolyn Hawkins

Course 4


June | 
6/8
 - 
6/10
, 2016 | 
Rochester, 
NY
Registrar: Patsy Moran | Phone: (585) 265-2672
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dot Yard | peonies, cacti & succulents, collections & displays
Design: Penny Decker

June | 
6/14
 - 
6/16
, 2016 | 
Little Rock, 
AR
Registrar: Jo Krallman | Phone: (501) 847-9171
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Jo Krallman
Horticulture: Jim Schmidt

June | 
6/28
 - 
6/30
, 2016 | 
Weldon Springs, 
MO
Registrar: Sheri Menscher | Phone: (573) 760-4252
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Jo Krallman
Horticulture: Pam Braun | hostas, lilium, displays and collections

August | 
8/29
 - 
9/1
, 2016 | 
Lynchburg, 
VA
Registrar: Glynis Hopkins | Phone: (540) 586-6955
Instructors:
Horticulture: Dottie Howatt | woody perennials, container grown, ivies, collections / displays
FSP & Design: Julia Clevett | functional / exhibition tables, petite designs

October | 
10/13
 - 
10/15
, 2016 | 
Buckhannon, 
WV
Registrar: Vivian Shomo | Phone: (304) 924-5773
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dorthy Yard | perennial herbaceous, lilies and container flowering plants, salvia
Design: Judy Binns

November | 
11/1
 - 
11/3
, 2016 | 
Port S. Lucie, 
FL
Registrar: Michele Myers | Phone: (561) 655-7957
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dale DeFeo | begonias, saintpaulia, collections / displays
Design: Janice Hamlin

Resources

For information about a course near you, contact the event Chairmen listed, or:
Dot Yard, Chairman NGC Flower Show Schools