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NEWS ALERT! KING’S MUMS HAS BEEN SOLD
Ray and Kim Gray announced on July 21, 2014, the sale of King’s Mums to Brian Kanotz. Most recently Brian and his wife Sheila were horticulturists at Callaway Gardens in Georgia. Both interned at Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania early in their careers. They have relocated to the Tulsa, Oklahoma area where Brian will be operating King’s Mums. Ray and Kim said in their announcement that they have a great deal of confidence in Brian adding that he is knowledgeable, hardworking, and open to new ideas. According to Ray, at this point Brian plans to operate King’s Mums as they have done in the past.
NCS wishes Kim and Ray the best as they transition into retirement. They have been good friends to NCS and we will miss their involvement with King’s Mums.
As we learn more about the future of King’s we will let you know through The Chrysanthemum, our website, and on Facebook.
The details for the 2014 NCS National Convention and Show in Phoenix, AZ, from November 13 - 16 have been posted below. You can register for the convention on-line and pay for your convention activities with a credit card through PayPal – just follow the instructions.
We have added a new list of “Links” under the title “Other Plant Societies.” The new group is under the heading “Coalition of American Plant Societies.” Check them out!
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
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 The NCS divides bloom forms in 13 classes. Color photos and detailed description of each class.
The Beginner’s Guide New to growing chrysanthemums? Take a look at our page for beginners.
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Last updated 22-July-2014