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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


September | 
9/21
 - 
9/23
, 2015 | 
Encinitas, 
CA
Registrar: Jill Coleman | Phone: (951) 684-2635
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture w/ Plant Material: Tina Tuttle | annuals: zinnia, container grown plants and foliage (coleus)
Design: Gina Jogan

September | 
9/28
 - 
9/30
, 2015 | 
Johns Creek, 
GA
Registrar: Cookie Roland | Phone: (770) 972-0219
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Darlene Newell | chrysanthemums and echeveria
Design: Fay Brassie

October | 
10/5
 - 
10/7
, 2015 | 
Lebanon, 
OH
Registrar: Pat Kuczak | Phone: (937) 436-1006
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Lynn Fronk
Horticulture: Sue Kirkman | sansevieria, asters, & chrysanthemums

Course 2


September | 
9/30
 - 
10/2
, 2015 | 
New Haven, 
CT
Registrar: Sheila Ciccone | Phone: (860) 454-0330
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dot Yard | container grown flowering plants (african violets) and perennial herbaceous (asters)
Design: Kaye Vosburgh

October | 
10/22
 - 
10/24
, 2015 | 
Oak Hill, 
WV
Registrar: Gayle Swank | Phone: (304) 574-4849
Instructors:
FSP: Frances Thrash
Horticulture w/Plant Material: Sue Kirkman | vines, pumkins, gourds
Design: Judy Binns

November | 
11/20
 - 
11/22
, 2015 | 
Springfield, 
VA (NCA)
Registrar: Poss Tarpley | Phone: (703) 660-8661
Instructors:
Design: Janice Hamlin
FSP & Horticulture: Dorthy Yard

Course 3


September | 
9/16
 - 
9/18
, 2015 | 
Rochester, 
NY
Registrar: Patsy Moran | Phone: (585) 265-2672
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dolores Stouwie | marigolds, pelargoniums, combination plantings
Design: Kaye Vosburgh | american creative design, degrees of abstraction

September | 
9/21
 - 
9/23
, 2015 | 
Weldon Spring, 
MO
Registrar: Sheri Menscher | Phone: (636) 327-4582
Instructors:
Design: Claudia Chopp
Horticulture: Sue Kirkman
FSP: David Robson

September | 
9/29
 - 
10/1
, 2015 | 
Portland, 
OR
Registrar: Phyllis Olson | Phone: (541) 467-2601
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Marva Lee Peterschick | container grown foliage and zinnia
Design: Mary Lou Waitz

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

October | 
10/14
 - 
10/15
, 2015 | 
Denver, 
CO
Registrar: Louise Niekerk | Phone: (303) 278-3523
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: David Robson | cut annual, coleus and cacti, succulents
Design: Claudia Chopp | moderate and dominance of abstraction

October | 
10/27
 - 
10/29
, 2015 | 
Little Rock, 
AR
Registrar: Jo Krallman | Phone: (501) 847-9171
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Pam Braun | combination plantings, herbs & hostas
Design: Shirley Tetreault

February | 
2/2
 - 
2/4
, 2016 | 
Port St. Lucie, 
FL
Registrar: Michele Myers | Phone: (561) 308-4260
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Barbara May
Horticulture: Jim Schmidt | annuals / biennials: pelargonium & succulents; cacti: echeveria

April | 
4/5
 - 
4/7
, 2016 | 
East Brunswick, 
NJ
Registrar: Louise Davis | Phone: (973) 402-4043
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Darlene Newell | container grown foilage (ferns), cacti and succulents
Design: Judy Binns

Course 4


September | 
9/21
 - 
9/23
, 2015 | 
Greenville, 
SC
Registrar: Marguerite Warren | Phone: (864) 288-5118
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture w/ Plant Material: David Robson | chrysanthemum and herbs
Design: Fay Brassie

October | 
10/13
 - 
10/15
, 2015 | 
Reading, 
PA
Registrar: Betty Hassler | Phone: (610) 777-9956
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Darlene Newell | fruits, vegetables, and nuts and collections and displays of chrysanthemums
Design: Judy Binns

November | 
11/17
 - 
11/19
, 2015 | 
Gulf Breeze, 
FL
Registrar: Judy Keliher | Phone: (850) 484-9172
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Gina Jogan
Horticulture: Tina Tuttle | cacti, succulents and bromeliads

Resources

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