Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Most Perfect Bloom at Missouri State Fair Dahlia Show

Greater Kansas City Dahlia Society member Bernard Lohkamp received Most Perfect Bloom/Sweepstakes in the Dahlia Show at the 2011 Missouri State Fair on August 20. The flower was named: Variety Hy Clown.  See photos at the following web site.

http://www.mostatefair.com/photos/browse/category/dahlia-show

Additional dahlia show wins by members Bernard Lohkamp and Charles Lowe are noted at this web site:  http://tinyurl.com/bwbks73

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

October 23 Awards Presentation


Congratulations to Norma Mason, Denise Erhart, Charlie Lowe, Bernard Lohkamp, and Randy Burfeind who presented winning dahlias at the September 2011 KC Dahlia Society Show.  Trophies, metals, and ribbons were presented at the October 23rd meeting.

Dahlias in the award-winning line-up included Creve Couer, I Chi, Rebecca Lynn, Ms Kennedy, Belle of Barma, Marble Ball, Crossfield Eboney, Alpen Cherub, Elivira, Hollyhill Lou, Midnight Dancer, Spartacus, and a First-Year Seedling.

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Show your dahlia flowers at the September 24th competition. Join GKC Dahlia Society for $5.00 per year. National memberships also available.


Sept 24-25
Greater KC Dahlia Society Show
Loose Park Garden Center
Rose Room
5200 Pennsylvania Ave.
(Near 51st St & Wornall Rd)
Kansas City, MO
Open to the Public
Sat: 7:30A.M - 4:00P.M.
Sun: 11:00A.M. - 3:00P.M.

Member dahlia entries accepted Fri. 9/23/2011, 9:00A.M.-4:00P.M. and Sat. 9/24/2011 7:30A.M.-10:30A.M.

Sunday, June 26, 2011

2011 Dahlia Shows and Competitions.

Dahlia shows in August and September, 2011.

Aug 18 -  21
American Dahlia Society (ADS)
 National Show
Santa Clara, California

Aug 20-21
Missouri State Fair
Dahlia Show - Floriculture Building
2503 West 16th St
Sedalia, MO

Sept 10-11 (CANCELED)
Greater Kansas City Dahlia Society
Powell Gardens Show
1609 N.W. U.S. Highway 50
Kingsville, MO 64061
(east of Kansas City on U.S. Highway 50)

Sept 24-25
Greater KC Dahlia Society Show
Loose Park Garden Center
Rose Room
5200 Pennsylvania Ave.
(Near 51st St & Wornall Rd)
Kansas City, MO
Open to the Public
Sat: 7:30A.M - 4:00P.M.
Sun: 11:00A.M. - 3:00P.M.

Monday, May 2, 2011

Apr 30 - May 1, 2011 Root Sale




How are your dahlia tubers growing?  Come to the June 12th Dahlia Society meeting to ask questions and share tips on growing dahlias in the KC metro area. Meet from 1 - 3P.M. at the Loose Park Garden Center, Kansas City, MO, 5200 Pennsylvania Ave, near 51st & Wornall Rd. 

Sunday, March 20, 2011

March 13, 2011

A member business meeting was held.  We are all looking forward to the annual Root Sale coming up on April 30th and May 1st, 2011.

Friday, January 7, 2011

Check current discussions on Facebook

While your dahlia tubers are safely tucked away for the winter, we invite you to join in on the discussions on our Facebook page.  We will be talking about all topics related to growing dahlias in the Kansas City area.
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Greater-Kansas-City-Dahlia-Society/174531619237937  or the shortened URL  http://tinyurl.com/2d8ow8w