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Flower Show School Courses and Calendar

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

Course I

March 9-11, 2015 | Richmond, VA
Registrar: Glynis Hopkins | (540) 586-9655
Instructors:
Horticulture w/ Plant Material: Tina Tuttle | daffodils & pansies
FSP & Design: Gina Jogan

April 9-11, 2015 | Oak Hill, WV
Registrar: Kay Allen | (304) 574-6079
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Darlene Newell | bulbous plants (daffodils and minor bulbs), flowering branches
Design: Frances Thrash

April 14-16, 2015 | Kent, WA
Registrar: Betty Burkhart | (253) 852-2935
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Jo Krallman
Horticulture with Plant Material: Billie Fitch | daffodils & flowering branches

April 17-19, 2015 | Springfield, VA
Registrar: Poss Tarpley | (703) 660-8661
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Penny Decker
Horticulture: Sue Kirkman | narcissus and potted sansevieria

July 30 - August 1, 2015 | Lafayette, LA
Registrar: Mary Jane Peters | (985) 580-2864
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Tina Tuttle | coleus & salvia
Design: Gina Jogan

Course II

March 23-25, 2015 | Fort Meyers, FL
Registrar: Terry Pinck | (239) 368-5615
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dale DeFeo | pentas & sansevieria container
Design: Penny Decker

March 24-25, and 30, 2015 | Denver, CO
Registrar: Louise Niekerk | (303) 278-3523
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Judy Newman | foliage container-grown plants, trailing and woody perennials-conifers
Design: Mary Huntoon

March 31 - April 2, 2015 | Port St. Lucie, FL
Registrar: Michele Myers | (561) 665-7957
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: David Robson | perennial woody croton & bulbs caladium
Design: Fay Brassie

April 29, 30 and May 1, 2015 | Milford, MA
Registrar: Julie Pipe | (508) 429-7646
Instructors:
FSP: Sandra Joyce
Horticulture: Catherine Felton | flowering branches & bulbs
Design: Mary Huntoon

April 29, 30 and May 1, 2015 | Rochester, NY
Registrar: Patsy Moran | (585) 265-2672
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dorthy Yard | peonies and syringa
Design: Jackie Davies | creative line, line mass and mass

May 5-7, 2015 | East Brunswick, NJ
Registrar: Louise Davis | (973) 402-4043
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dot Yard | flowering branches & bulbs
Design: Mary Huntoon

June 9-11, 2015 | Little Rock, AR
Registrar: Jo Krallman | (501) 847-9171
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Jo Krallman
Horticulture: David Robson | aucuba and geraniums

September 30 - October 2, 2015 | New Haven, CT
Registrar: Sheila Ciccone | (860) 454-0330
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dot Yard | container grown flowering plants (african violets) and perennial herbaceous (asters)
Design: Kaye Vosburgh

Course III

March 9-11, 2015 | Greenville, SC
Registrar: Marguerite Warren | (864) 288-5118
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture w/ Plant Material: Pam Braun | daffodils & african violets
Design: Penny Decker

March 30,31 - April 1, 2015 | Nashville, TN
Registrar: Kathy Rychen | (615) 406-5716
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Gina Jogan
Horticulture: Tina Tutle | container grown ferns/ vines / ivy

April 27-29, 2015 | Reading, PA
Registrar: Betsy Hassler | (610) 777-9956
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Julia Clevett
Horticulture: Jim Schmidt | spring branches, combination plantings, spring bulbs

Course IV

February 11-13, 2015 | Livermore, CA
Local Chairman and Registrar: Mona Dunlop | (925) 828-3006
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Bettina Tuttle | bulbous plants, herbs as collections and displays
Design: Gina Jogan

March 18-19 and 23, 2015 | New Orleans, LA
Local Chairman and Registrar: Carrie Martin | (985) 893-3285
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Pam Braun | succulents, cactus & roses
Design: Fay Brassie

May 27-29, 2015 | Canton, OH
Local Chairman and Registrar: Shirley Wigginton | (330) 453-7056
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Sandra Joyce | cacti and succulents, vegetables and fruits
Design: Judy Monnot

October 13-15, 2015 | Reading, PA
Local Chairman and Registrar: Betty Hassler | (610) 777-9956
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Darlene Newell | fruits, vegetables, and nuts and collections and displays of chrysanthemums
Design: Judy Binns

Resources

For more information about Flower Show School courses, contact the registrar listed, or contact:
Dot Yard, Chairman NGC Flower Show Schools