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Welcome to the American Dahlia Society (ADS) Website

New to our site? Please visit our welcome page.

Beautiful species dahlias growing in Virginia
Photo by Charles Miehm

Learn about species dahlias               Learn about our Genome Project

It’s time to renew your ADS Membership

Please submit/renew your membership by December 31st.  You may join “at large” but for more fun, get involved with a local society and join (at a slightly discounted rate) via the local society.  For more information about membership and why you would want to join the ADS, see our membership page.

Terry and Bob Schroeder are lauded by the Kitsap Sun 

Terry is our ADS Secretary and Bob our ADS Judging Chair.  Congratulations Terry and Bob!

See the article.

Terry and Bob receive the ADS Gold Medal Award L to R: Bob Schroeder, Terry Schroeder, Jerry Landerholm

For more information about their Gold Medal awards – Awards

2021 Calendars to support 2022 ADS National Show


New Opportunity – Oversees Supporter

The Overseas Supporter annual subscription will allow dahlia enthusiasts in other parts of the world to connect with ADS members in North and South America.

The annual subscription (November-October) will provide, via email, quarterly (December, March, June, and September)  electronic copies of the Bulletin in addition to the most recent version of the Classification and Handbook of Dahlias.  More details.

See previous home page feature stories.


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