Welcome to The National Chrysanthemum Society

What’s New!

 2015 NATIONAL CONVENTION AND SHOW – Photographs of the winning entries and other details are now available – Go to the “SHOWS” tab at the top of the home page.  The 2015 National Convention and Show was held from Thursday, October 22 through Sunday, October 25 at the Hyatt Fairfax at Fair Lakes, Fairfax, Virginia. It was a fantastic show with many wonderful entries.  

NEW VIDEOS – We have added 2 new YouTube videos to our Video Gallery. One is titled “Kiku matsuri” and describes a Japanese chrysanthemum festival. The other is titled “Japanology” and discusses mums, in general, from the Japanese perspective. Both are quite interesting.

2016 NCS CALENDAR – Our first calendar was a huge success.  We are sold out!  Plans are underway for a 2017 NCS Calendar.  Watch for an announcement of its availability.

“NCS” BALL CAPS – Check out the newest item under “More,” “Shop,” and “Products.”  We now have ball caps with “NCS” on them.  They are available in four different colors.  Be the first in your chapter to own an NCS cap!

PINTEREST – We have added Pinterest to our social media formats. Click on the Pinterest button to see (and add to) the pictures on our boards. We are excited to have this media format to show pictures of our favorite flower.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS – Be sure to check our calendar of events as the year progresses. It will contain 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.”


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.  Also find information about chapter meetings and shows.

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 NCS divides bloom forms in 13 classes.  Color photos and detailed description of each class.

NCS Calendar View the 2016 NCS Calendar of Events

Send us your feedback, feedback@mums.org

 Last updated 10-December-2015