Flowers are fantastic and today we're chatting about Dahlia Festivals.
Many Dahlia Societies in the United States have been around since the early 1900s. Fancy women have been loving these fancy flowers for a while now. And we love them too.
If you take enough moments with these impressive flowers, Dahlias are sure to grow on you.
Growing dahlia from seed produces a new variety every time. This leaves dahlia cultivation open to artistry. Many humans specialize in hybridizing dahlias each season. There are thousands of varieties and a big old community to go along with them.
Dahlias are very popular today and there are many thousands of varieties. Vibrant flowers of many sizes, dahlias have won over many hearts.
Growing up on a flower farm has me keenly aware of the spectacular beauty of garden tours. There's a whole thing. For much of my childhood, my vacations were mostly spent at other people's gardens.
If you're looking for something new to try this summer, try going on a flower tour. Today we're talking about Dahlia Festivals you can attend this year in 2023.
Midwest Dahlia Spring Plant Auction - June 2023
More information about the annual midwest dahlia meeting.
June 3, 2023
Oregon American Dahlia Society Show - August 2023
Portland Dahlia Society Hosting
Seattle Dahlia Show - August 2023
Sky Nursery, Shoreline, WA
August 12 - 13, 2023
Here's a big list of Northwest Dahlia Shows in August and September.
Long Island Dahlia Society -
Dahlia Photography Competition
Monterey Bay Dahlia Show - September
September 2 -3, 2023
Location TBD. Check-in with Monterey Bay Dahlia Society here!
Gettysburg Dahlia Show - September 2023
Harbaugh–Thomas Library, Biglerville, PA
September 1-2, 2023
Philadelphia Society Dahlia Show - September 2023
Longwood Gardens, Kennet Square, PA
September 9 - 10, 2023
Holland Dahlia Event - September 2023
September 8-10, 2023
Ohio Dahlia Show - September 2023
92nd Annual DSO Dahlia Show
Summit Mall, Akron, Ohio
September 15 - 17, 2023
Details from the Dahlia Society of Ohio located here for the DSO Dahlia Show.
Central States Dahlia Show
Chicago Botanic Garden, Chicago
September 16-17, 2023
National Capital Dahlia Society Show - September 2023
Brookside Gardens, Wheaton, MD
September 23-24, 2023
American Dahlia Society
American Dahlia Society is made up of 70+ local dahlia societies with the United States & Canada.
To find a dahlia society near you, visit the American Dahlia Society Website.
Are you obsessed with Dahlias?
Check out this podcast with Kristine Albrecht of Santa Cruz Dahlias on The Flower Podcast!