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Chrysanthemum show coming to Long Island
The 58th annual Long Island Chrysanthemum Society Show is coming to Hicks Nurseries in Old Westbury.
Society members will be competing for blue ribbon prizes, and an array of chrysanthemums -- including bonsai chrysanthemums and others with flowers measuring 11 inches across -- will be on display for visitors to see.
The mums will be on view on Saturday, Oct. 20 from noon to 5:30 p.m. and on Sunday, Oct. 21 from 11a.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Hicks Nurseries is at 100 Jericho Turnpike in Westbury (516-334-0066). For show details, visit longislandmums.org.