State Fair dahlia show had over 1,600 blooms entered. Thanks to all that participated.
Here are the results from the court of honor
2017 Annual Awards Dinner – Save The Date: Sunday November 12 at Joseph’s Grill in St. Paul.
Please mark your calendars and plan to join fellow members in reviewing and sharing the growing and show season.
Program: How to Store Tubers: Techniques and Tips for Overwintering Dahlia Tubers. Please plan on joining fellow members and guests for an autumn pot luck dinner and our monthly educational program.
To learn about classifying dahlias download this document from the ADS. Or use the arrows in the interactive media to view each page. Classifying Dahlias Classifying Dahlias 2017 ADS website classification There are 20 forms of Dahlia recognized by the ADS Formal Decorative (FD-0) Informal Decorative – (ID #1) Semi-Cactus-(SC-2) Straight Cactus (C-3) Incurved Cactus- (IC-4) Laciniated – (LC-5) Ball- BA #60-over 3.5...
To grow show worthy Dahlias, you need to pinch unwanted growth strategically. We discussed this at the last general meeting and are putting it into action in the trial garden. Here are some notes and visual aids for your reference.