Despite the inclement weather that is forecast, The Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society WILL conduct our TUBER SALE on Saturday, May 21, 2016. The sale will begin at 9 am and will be set up inside the lobby area of the Visitor's Center of Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. You do not have to pay admission to come into this area to purchase tubers. Park in the main parking lot and enter at the main doors. Tubers are $5 each. Many varieties, from dinner-plate-sized to miniatures, will be available. Sale will continue while supplies last.
For pictures of the 2015 show, visit The Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society Facebook page.
The 2015 Show Results are available here as a PDF.
The 2014 Show Results are available here as a PDF.
The 2013 Show Results are available here as a PDF.
The 2012 Show Results are available here as a PDF. To view the results, you will need Adobe Reader. Download Adobe Reader.
The 2015 Show Program is available here as a PDF.
Many thanks to all who purchased tubers at the Genesis Walkway in Kennett Square and at Longwood Gardens. The members of The Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society had a successful growing and storage year, resulting in a particularly nice selection of tubers for sale. Thanks to all who donated their tubers and worked at the sale. We hope that all who purchased tubers have good luck; don't forget to consult your Growing Dahlias brochure for advice and information. Perhaps some of you will display them at our show in September!
All are welcome to join our dahlia society; our membership fee is very reasonable and entitles you to the quarterly newsletter and our four annual meetings.
Details and the membership form are available under the About tab, then GPDS membership, above.
The Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society was founded in 1948 for the purpose of promoting the dahlia in its many forms and varieties. An annual Dahlia Show is held in September. Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, is kind enough to allow us to use their beautiful facility as a backdrop for the fruits of our labor. Anyone interested in growing dahlias is invited to participate in the Society.
by Dana Miller
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May 21, 2016
Visitor's Center Main Entrance
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania