The Beginners Handbook, which contains complete basic information on growing chrysanthemums. This is an excellent guide for all levels of growers, from beginner to novice experts.
The Chrysanthemum -- The Journal of the National Chrysanthemum Society. This publication features articles and reports on chrysanthemum culture, new plant introductions, floral design, and Society activities. It is published quarterly: March, June, September, and December.
A monthly newsletter from the club via email. Each issue is full of local growing tips, techniques and other information on chrysanthemum culture
Monthly club meetings and lectures from veteran growers/gardeners
Facebook 'Growing Chrysanthemums’, a closed forum only for members to communicate, ask questions and post pictures
Five rooted cuttings free for new members
How to apply?
Fill out the membership application form online, print it out and hand it to Bay Area Chrysanthemum Society.
Full BACS Membership Individual: $30.
A "membership" can be more than one person - husband & wife/significant other, mother & daughter, roommates, etc. - but it only constitutes as (1) membership: $30.
Associate Membership in BACS for members of other NCS chapters: $10.
The $30 membership dues include $20 for NCS and $10 for BACS.