NCS 77th Annual Convention and
Mum Flower Show
Thurs & Fri Nov 4 & 5, 2021
NCS Annual Convention
The convention is the National Chrysanthemum Society (NCS) hosting symposiums, board meetings, and tours of interest to the Society's membership. New members are welcome to join the NCS and attend convention activities.
“2021 Festival of Fabulous Mums”
Sat & Sun Nov 6-7, 2021
the public is invited to a full program of seminars, floral competitions, silent auctions & more activities
free of charge
Join us for spectacular displays of chrysanthemum blooms of all different shapes,
colors and sizes as the best mum growers in the U.S.
compete for top awards and national recognition.
Floral designs and botanical arts featuring
Chrysanthemum will be exhibited by local designers at the family-friendly event.
Entry in the competition is free and open to the public. Preregistration is required for some categories.
For details of Carolinamums.org/2021-festival-of-fabulous-mums
FREE Seminars Both Days
A Door Prize Will Be Awarded at Each Seminar.
Win a Pink Princess Philodendron!
Saturday, Nov 6:
1:30 – 2:15, Foodscaping with Grains, Brie Arthur, (the Plant Lady) Author &Horticulturalist
2:30- 3:00pm. Garden Destinations Around the World, Beverly Hurley, Editor, Triangle Gardener
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Pollinator Gardens Using NC Native Plants, Debbie Roos, Chatham Co Extension Agent
Sunday, Nov 7
11:00 -11:30 am, Create Your Own Tropical Paradise with Aroids, Mike Lowe, Horticulturalist, Garden Treasures Nursery
Noon – 12:30, Chrysanthemum Bonsai, John Capobianco, NCS Bonsai Expert
1:00 – 2:00 pm, Floral Design Demo, Patty Stimmel, Former White House Floral Designer
3:00 – 3:30 pm, Ready to Grow Exhibition Style Chrysanthemums? Joan Matthew, CCCS president
For more information, including Covid updates, go to carolinamums.org or email questions to DurhamMumFestival@mums.org
MUMS 2021 National Show Contacts If you have questions or need assistance, please contact
Convention & Show Chair
Design and Botanical Arts Chair
Horticulture Chair/Entry Inquiries