Fall Chrysanthemum Show

Saturday, November 2, 2019 to Sunday, November 17, 2019
Lyman Conservatory

Each fall as colors fade outdoors, a riot of color erupts indoors in the Lyman Conservatory at the Botanic Garden of Smith College.

Hours: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily
Fridays - 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
MEMBERS ONLY 9:00 to 10:00 am daily (please bring your membership card)
The suggested donation is $5.00
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Groups of 10 or more must schedule in advance.
*NO Guided Tours during the flower shows.

The annual Fall Chrysanthemum Show features an extraordinary display of blooms in a variety of shapes and colors. The Fall Mum Show has been a popular college and community tradition since the early 1900s and showcases the hybridizing experiments of the horticulture class. The public gets a chance to vote on their favorites. Check out the exhibit and Hall of Fame to see past winners.

Bonsai Mum Resources

The Fall Chrysanthemum Show always begins the first Saturday in November and runs for two weeks including the third weekend.

Hampshire Life feature of 2016 Chrysanthemum Show
Slide show of past Chrysanthemum Shows

pink spider mum