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    2016 Show Results

    Here is the 2016 Victoria Dahlia Society Show – Winners List

    70th Annual Dahlia Show (2016)

    The 70th Annual Dahlia Show (2016) will be held Saturday September 10 and Sunday September 11 at the Prospect Lake Community Hall, 5358 Sparton Road.  The doors will be open to the public Saturday 1pm to 5pm, and Sunday 11am … Continue reading

    In Memoriam: Bill Kempster

    On March 1, 2016 Bill Kempster passed away at Ayre Manor at the age of 98.  While is death was not remarkable, his contributions to the South Vancouver Island gardening community were. Bill immigrated to Victoria shortly after WWII, bringing … Continue reading

    2015 Annual Show

      All the details regarding the 69th Annual Victoria Dahlia Society Show can be located here      

    2014 List of Show Winners

    A big thank you to everyone who entered our show!!! Here is the list of winners – congratulations on a growing job well done!! 2014 Victoria Dahlia Society Show – Winners List

    VDS 68th Annual Show and Pacific Northwest Dahlia Conference 2014 Annual Show

    Novice growers encouraged to submit their blooms! Entry is free to all (you don’t need to be a member!) Please come by to see some of our best growing efforts with these spectacular flowers!!

    Victoria Dahlia Society Show Catalogue is here!!!

    It’s mid-June and my dahlias are growing well, soon it will be time to start disbranching and disbudding! It won’t be long before the blooms are ready and it will be time to bring them into the VDS Annual Show, … Continue reading

    Seedling Judging – A Good Time Had By All!!

    One of the many great things about our society is the opportunity to learn pretty much whatever you care to about dahlias; from how they are grown to how to show them and judge them! Many thanks to Connie Young-Davis … Continue reading

    Pest Control Strategies

    Many thanks to Judith for her excellent presentation on pest control at our last general meeting! For those who weren’t able to attend or would like a recap, here is the information: Pest Control Strategies The “big” growers in our … Continue reading

    2013 Dahlia Show

    Preparations are underway for our 2013 Dahlia Show! Our Dahlia Show dates:   August 17th 2013 (Saturday)  9:30 am – 5:30 pm August 18th 2013 (Sunday)  10:00 am – 5:00 pm   Westshore Town Centre 2945 Jacklin Road Victoria, B.C.  … Continue reading

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