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Garden Tour and Picnic Sunday, August 21

12:15 PM Bus riders will meet at Menard’s Parking Lot
1:00 PM George Broostin and Jake’s
2:00 PM Miriam Station Community Garden.
3:00 PM Nathan Honken, Cumberland Garden
4:00 PM Cassidy Dahlia Ranch and Picnic

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Rainy Day at the Trial Garden

This is the second time, in a row, that it has rained all day while I am volunteering at the trial garden.
That explains why I was the only one there. Garden looked great.

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Judges’ Workshop Summer 16

our next judges’ meeting to be held in the Trial Garden at the Arboretum August 13 at 9:30 AM. Consider coming earlier to help with garden maintenance. If you are deficient in training hours please try to attend

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Logo Shirts

If you would like to order logo wear, please email me your sizes and quantity. We will submit our order to the vendor and collect payment from members when the final total is received. We hope to have logo wear by the State Fair Show.

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Rainy Day at the Trial Garden

This is the second time, in a row, that it has rained all day while I am volunteering at the trial garden.
That explains why I was the only one there. Garden looked great.

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2016 TG Entries

Photos of the trial entries as of August 20th, 2016. Photos were taken before the plants were cleaned up because I knew we would need to leave as soon as the work was done.

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2016 State Fair Show Book

The Show Book for the 2016 State Fair is ready. Printed copies will be distributed at the picnic after the garden tour, next Sunday the 21st. But in the meantime you can download a PDF version from here.

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Garden Tour and Picnic Sunday, August 21

12:15 PM Bus riders will meet at Menard’s Parking Lot
1:00 PM George Broostin and Jake’s
2:00 PM Miriam Station Community Garden.
3:00 PM Nathan Honken, Cumberland Garden
4:00 PM Cassidy Dahlia Ranch and Picnic

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2016 Calendar

MDS Calendar of Events General Meetings are on the Second Monday of...

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General Meeting May 2016

Monday, May 9th, 6:15 p.m. General Meetings are held at the Oak Grove...

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General Meeting March 2016

Erin from Minnesota Pollinators will give a presentation on plant/garden pollinators – will explore the use of insect hotels.

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Judges’ Workshop Summer 16

our next judges’ meeting to be held in the Trial Garden at the Arboretum August 13 at 9:30 AM. Consider coming earlier to help with garden maintenance. If you are deficient in training hours please try to attend

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2016 Bachman’s Late Show

Saturday and Sunday, September 17-18 Fall Dahlia Show Location:...

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March Judges Meeting

One focus of this meeting is to review and compare our Trial Garden outcomes against the final official ADS scores/classifications from other Trial Gardens.

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2015 Judges Calendar

  Saturday, January 24 Quarterly Judges’ Meeting Validation of...

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2015 Awards Dinner

Sunday, November 8th, 4:30 p.m. Banquette and Awards
Banquette room in the Hampton Inn bldg. on the NE corner of 694 and Lexington Ave.

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Show Results

Below are the Show results from the Minnesota State Fair and...

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2015 Bachman’s Court

These are the Court of Honor winners from the 2015 fall show at...

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2015 State Winners

These are photos some of the Court of Honor winners. I couldn’t get...

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Logo Shirts

If you would like to order logo wear, please email me your sizes and quantity. We will submit our order to the vendor and collect payment from members when the final total is received. We hope to have logo wear by the State Fair Show.

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2016 Spring Tuber Sale

Show quality Dahlia tubers, below retail prices.

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Judges

MDS Judges’ Information The MDS Judges’ Calendar of Events for...

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Logo Shirts

If you would like to order logo wear, please email me your sizes and quantity. We will submit our order to the vendor and collect payment from members when the final total is received. We hope to have logo wear by the State Fair Show.

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2016 State Fair Show Book

The Show Book for the 2016 State Fair is ready. Printed copies will be distributed at the picnic after the garden tour, next Sunday the 21st. But in the meantime you can download a PDF version from here.

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2016 Bachman’s Late Show

Saturday and Sunday, September 17-18 Fall Dahlia Show Location:...

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2016 Art in Bloom @ MIA

This splendid rite of spring celebration highlights the talents of more than 150 local floral artists whose work will be on view next to the artworks that inspired them.

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2016 State Fair Show Book

The Show Book for the 2016 State Fair is ready. Printed copies will be distributed at the picnic after the garden tour, next Sunday the 21st. But in the meantime you can download a PDF version from here.

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2016 Calendar

MDS Calendar of Events General Meetings are on the Second Monday of...

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2015 State Fair Crowd

The crowd seemed very excited about the show this year. We got lots of...

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2015 State Winners

These are photos some of the Court of Honor winners. I couldn’t get...

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2016 TG Entries

Photos of the trial entries as of August 20th, 2016. Photos were taken before the plants were cleaned up because I knew we would need to leave as soon as the work was done.

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HELP needed at the Trial Garden!

Dahlias are putting on their growth spurt–laterals have grown 1-2 feet since last tied, disbudding is desperately needed and weeds are so high around the fence. Please come help!

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Working at the Trial Garden 2016

Team 1 Volunteers at the Trial Garden

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2016 Trial Garden Work Teams

2016 Trial Garden Work Teams. See which days you have signed up for.

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2016 TG Entries

Photos of the trial entries as of August 20th, 2016. Photos were taken before the plants were cleaned up because I knew we would need to leave as soon as the work was done.

Read More

HELP needed at the Trial Garden!

Dahlias are putting on their growth spurt–laterals have grown 1-2 feet since last tied, disbudding is desperately needed and weeds are so high around the fence. Please come help!

Read More

Working at the Trial Garden 2016

Team 1 Volunteers at the Trial Garden

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2016 Trial Garden Work Teams

2016 Trial Garden Work Teams. See which days you have signed up for.

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Logo Shirts

If you would like to order logo wear, please email me your sizes and quantity. We will submit our order to the vendor and collect payment from members when the final total is received. We hope to have logo wear by the State Fair Show.

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Garden Tour and Picnic Sunday, August 21

12:15 PM Bus riders will meet at Menard’s Parking Lot
1:00 PM George Broostin and Jake’s
2:00 PM Miriam Station Community Garden.
3:00 PM Nathan Honken, Cumberland Garden
4:00 PM Cassidy Dahlia Ranch and Picnic

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Rainy Day at the Trial Garden

This is the second time, in a row, that it has rained all day while I am volunteering at the trial garden.
That explains why I was the only one there. Garden looked great.

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