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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


April | 
4/9
 - 
4/11
, 2015 | 
Oak Hill, 
WV
Registrar: Kay Allen | Phone: (304) 574-6079
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Darlene Newell | bulbous plants (daffodils and minor bulbs), flowering branches
Design: Frances Thrash

April | 
4/14
 - 
4/16
, 2015 | 
Kent, 
WA
Registrar: Betty Burkhart | Phone: (253) 852-2935
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Jo Krallman
Horticulture w/ Plant Material: Billie Fitch | daffodils & flowering branches

April | 
4/17
 - 
4/19
, 2015 | 
Springfield, 
VA
Registrar: Poss Tarpley | Phone: (703) 660-8661
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Penny Decker
Horticulture: Sue Kirkman | narcissus and potted sansevieria

April | 
4/30
 - 
5/2
, 2015 | 
Wauconda, 
IL
Registrar: Laurel DeBoer | Phone: (847) 526-8320
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Liz Murkin
Horticulture: Judith Newman

July | 
7/30
 - 
8/1
, 2015 | 
Lafayette, 
LA
Registrar: Mary Jane Peters | Phone: (985) 580-2864
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Tina Tuttle | coleus & salvia
Design: Gina Jogan

August | 
8/25
 - 
8/27
, 2015 | 
Midland, 
MI
Registrar: Alice Mesaros | Phone: (989) 710-0441
Instructors:
Design: Lynn Fronk
FSP & Horticulture: Delores Stouwie

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

Course 2


March | 
3/31
 - 
4/2
, 2015 | 
Port St. Lucie, 
FL
Registrar: Michele Myers | Phone: (561) 665-7957
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: David Robson | perennial woody croton & bulbs caladium
Design: Fay Brassie

April | 
4/28
 - 
4/30
, 2015 | 
Weldon Springs, 
MO
Registrar: Sheri Menscher | Phone: (636) 625-0851
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Lynn Fronk
Horticulture: Pam Braun

April | 
4/29
 - 
5/1
, 2015 | 
Rochester, 
NY
Registrar: Patsy Moran | Phone: (585) 265-2672
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Dot Yard | peonies and syringa
Design: Jackie Davies | creative line, line mass and mass

April | 
4/29
 - 
5/1
, 2015 | 
Milford, 
MA
Registrar: Julie Pipe | Phone: (508) 429-7646
Instructors:
FSP: Sandra Joyce | flowering branches and bulbs
Horticulture: Catherine Felton
Design: Mary Huntoon

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

June | 
6/9
 - 
6/11
, 2015 | 
Little Rock, 
AR
Registrar: Jo Krallman | Phone: (501) 847-9171
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Jo Krallman
Horticulture: David Robson | aucuba and geraniums

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

Course 3


March | 
3/30
 - 
4/2
, 2015 | 
Fort Dodge, 
IA
Registrar: Sally Allard | Phone: (515) 576-8680
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Liz Murken
Horticulture: Pam Braun

April | 
4/27
 - 
4/29
, 2015 | 
Reading, 
PA
Registrar: Betsy Hassler | Phone: (610) 777-9956
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Julia Clevett
Horticulture: Jim Schmidt | spring branches, combination plantings, spring bulbs

May | 
5/26
 - 
5/28
, 2015 | 
Gulf Breeze, 
FL
Registrar: Judy Keliher | Phone: (850) 484-9172
Instructors:
FSP: Tina Tuttle
Design: Janice Hamlin
Horticulture: Marie Harrison | african violets, combination philodendron

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

Course 4


May | 
5/19
 - 
5/21
, 2015 | 
Knoxville, 
TN
Registrar: Cae Daly | Phone: (865) 458-6856
Instructors:
FSP & Design: Gina Jogan
Horticulture: Tina Tuttle | ferns and herbs with collections and displays

May | 
5/27
 - 
5/29
, 2015 | 
Canton, 
OH
Registrar: Shirley Wigginton | Phone: (330) 453-7056
Instructors:
FSP & Horticulture: Sandra Joyce | cacti & succulents, vegetables & fruits
Design: Judy Monnot

June | 
6/8
 - 
6/10
, 2015 | 
Raleigh, 
NC
Registrar: Maggie Farrell | Phone: (704) 892-3559
Instructors:
Horticulture w/ Plant Material: Tina Tuttle | collections, displays, petite horticulture, trained plants, ilex (hollies) and ivy
FSP & Design: Gina Jogan

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

Resources

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