Standard Flower Shows

“Standard Flower Show” is the official title of a flower show conforming to standards established by National Garden Clubs, Inc.

The purposes of a Standard Flower Show are:

  1. To educate club members and the viewing public
  2. To stimulate interest in horticulture and floral design
  3. To provide an outlet for creative expression
  4. To convey to the community the objectives of NGC

Horticulture entries, Educational displays, and other elements of our clubs’ Standard Flower Shows can be found in these pages.

Check out the Floral Design pages for design entries!

Click on Event Title to see online entry and map

Flower Show

Bluegrass Iris Show - "Pretty as a Picture"

~Contact: | Garden Club of KY
~What: Flower Show
~Where: Lexington Green Mall, Lexington KY
~When: Sat 12 May 2018 (10:30 AM – 4:00 PM Eastern Time)

Bluegrass Iris Show – “Pretty as a Picture” on May 12, 2018 at the Lexington Green Mall, Lower Level. Cultivars in place by 10:30 and designs in place by 11:00.  Free of charge and open to the public from 1:00-4:00pm.  Artistic designs are welcome but must r.s.v.p. in advance for space and schedule to

Standard Flower Show

"America the Beautiful" Flower Show

~Contact: Celia May 270-586-0549 | Franklin Garden Club
~What: Standard Flower Show
~Where: Cornerstone Building, Franklin KY
~When: Sat 12 May 2018 (3:00 PM – 6:00 PM Central Time)

Everyone is invited to view the Designs and Specimens at the Standard Flower Show sponsored by the Franklin Garden Club. Free Admission! (We will also be holding our “Build a Bouquet for Mother’s Day” workshop.)

Garden Club Members may register their items between 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. Design Entries must be preregistered by May 1.
Please see the FGC Flower Show Schedule for details.

Standard Flower Show

"Berea, Where Social Reform and the Arts Continue to Bloom" Flower Show

~Contact: | Garden Club of KY
~What: Standard Flower Show
~Where: Boone Tavern Hotel, Berea KY
~When: Sat 16 Jun 2018 (1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Eastern Time)

The Kentucky Council of Nationally Accredited Flower Show Judges is delighted to welcome you to “Berea, Where Social Reform and the Arts Continue to Bloom”, a celebration of traditional Appalachian history and crafts.  This NGC Standard Flower Show will be held at Boone Tavern Hotel on Saturday, June 16, 2018, and is free and open to the public from 1:00-5:00 pm.

Flower Show

Memories of Downton Abbey Flower Show Presented by Cardinal Council of Garden Clubs

~Contact: | Cardinal Council
~What: Flower Show
~Where: L & N Depot, Bowling Green KY
~When: Wed 20 Jun 2018 – Thu 21 Jun 2018 (All Day Eastern Time)

For further information, please contact Myrna Neff at

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