Mum Show 2016 Student Hybrid Mum Contest Winner!

December 7, 2016:

The annual Smith College Chrysanthemum Show displays mum hybrids bred by students in the horticulture class. Students cross mums in the collection, creating new flower forms. Visitors vote each year for their favorites.

This year's winner is Elizabeth (Lizzie) Pendlebury '18 with hybrid #15! Lizzie has been a Botanic Garden greenhouse volunteer from 2014 - 2016 and summer intern in 2015. She will be inducted into the Mum Show Hall of Fame, congratulations Lizzie!

Lizzie Pendlebury '18

2016 student hybrid mum contest winner flower picture

Chrysanthemum plant