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 with him a love of outdoor activity – hunting, fishing, exploring, and gardening – and…
If you’ve ever wondered about how the Victoria Dahlia Society, the Pacific Northwest Dahlia Conference and the American Dahlia Society all fit together then this post is for you. One way to think about it is to imagine a dahlia plant. The American Dahlia Society is the main stem, Dahlia Conferences are the branches and…
click the link below to view/download the higher quality PDF version! Lady Darlene 2019 tuber and plant sale Poster
All the details regarding the 69th Annual Victoria Dahlia Society Show can be located here
The most popular sell out early and stock is always dependent on how well the tubers overwintered. Here are some that are commonly available.
It’s early-July and the dahlia garden is starting to come to life in Victoria. Below is a photo of Jomanda growing in Rob and Sarah’s garden – what’s growing in your garden? Send your dahlia photos to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can post what’s blooming in your garden.