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6th Annual Dazzling Dahlias Show

Date/Time

Sep 20, 2013 to Sep 22, 2013

Description

Open to the Public - Free Admission

Friday, September 20, early registration: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Saturday, September 21, final entries: 7:00 am - 11:00 am
Novice growers are encouraged to participate. Experts will be on hand to help stage your blooms for judging. Each bloom must have at least one pair of leaves on its stem to be entered.

Judging: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm, show opens: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Special Guest Appearance by: Frances Palmer, Famous American Potter  2:30 p.m.

Frances Palmer, potter-turned gardener, will be sharing some of her favorite dahlia varieties with us as well as examples of the beautiful pottery for which she is famed. 

Presentation will take place at approximately 2:30 p.m. at the GEC. Ms. Palmer's creations have been featured in numerous publications over the years including Martha Stewart's Living, Garden Design, Better Homes and Gardens, Elle Décor, House Beautiful and most recently The Wall Street Journal (August 2, 2013).

Sunday, September 22
Show Hours: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm, Sale of Flowers: 3:00 pm

Please join us as a registrant and/or a volunteer!

Cost

Free

Location

View map 130 Bible St
Cos Cob, CT

Additional Information

Sponsor

Garden Education Center of Greenwich I

Phone

(203) 869-9242

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Greenwich

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