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Dahlia Study Day - 23rd September at RHS Wisley
A study day is being held at RHS Wisley hosted by Robin Pearce, with talks by Fergus Garrett, Val Bourne & Anne Barnard as well as Terry Bratcher and Dave Gillam.  The starts at 11.00am and finishes with a tour of the Dahlia Trial at 3.30pm.  The event is free to visitors inside the garden on the day.  To see the brochure click on the tab on the left.

NDS Photo archive The photo gallery containing archive photos of the NDS has been updated - have a look.
There are two main parts - first photos of current NDS activities e.g Wisley, second the archive for David Brown - the society archivist, who has collected thousands of photos relating to dahlias - varieties, history people etc.  The archive now has an A to Z section which shows photos of dahlias that David has taken and collected over the years.  Have a look!

Wisley Show 2015:
Schedules now available on line - click tab on left to view.

Harrogate Show 2015:
Schedules now available on line - click tab on left to view.

Entry fee to Harrogate show is reduced by showing your NDS membership card.
(The note in the latest Summer Annual is incorrect)
NDS DVD - growing dahlias for garden, vase and show is now available.  This DVD by leading Dahlia grower, Dave Gillam, is available from the general Secretary June Nash price: £10 plus £3 P&P. Click on the DVD image to see the order form, and place your order.  It shows how to grow dahlias from initial tuber selection and propagation through to planting in the garden and showing flowers in a vase.