The Great North Carnation Society

Affiliated to the BNCS

Growing Pinks, Border Carnations and Perpetual Flowering Carnations

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Dobbies Ponteland 2019

Another great show, all genus were well represented and a good turnout of Border carnations which saw the GNCS having two BNCS Championship Classes.

Phil Cross won both of the BNCS Championship Classes, one with the vase of 12 Mystic Dawn.

Phil also won the George Shields Shield.


Just a sample of some of the Border Carnations that were shown.








Bofield Emily, White Champagne, Clunie, Lord Nuffield and Keith's

winning Best Border Bloom

Ann S Moore.

Liam and Ian won the Border Championship, BNCS President awards Ian with his award.

Two Border Carnation seedlings shown by Phil along with two pink seedlings from Bob.

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Novice grower David Baron travelled with his family from Carlisle, nice to see new growers we also had a new grower in the Pinks Peter Walton.

The bloom below of Kristina was chosen as

the Best Bloom of P/Fs.