Gettin’ ready for the tuber sale

Members, don’t forget about the online tuber sale:

  • Sale, Friday, April 29, 6 pm – Sunday May 1, 4 pm
  • Pickup at Petitti’s Oakwood on Saturday May 7 10 am- 2pm
         link to sale will be

Dave Cap Passes Away 4-2-2022

With great sadness we inform you of the sudden, unexpected passing of Dave Cap.  Dave was our Show Chair for well over 20 years.  He spent countless hours organizing our shows at Cuyahoga County Fair, Summit Mall, and Petitti Garden … more

Meeting – March 18, 7pm – Zoom

Friday, March 18, 7 p.m. (Zoom*)
“Growing Dahlias and Pest Management”
by LeeAnn Huber of Coseytown Flowers

LeeAnn Huber owns Coseytown Flowers, a small flower farm in Greencastle, PA (south central). She was a farm kid who stepped away from agriculture … more

New member offer!

Dahlia Society of Ohio


Join Today and Get Your 2022 Season Growing

Whether you’re just getting into gardening in general or growing dahlias in particular, or you’re a seasoned dahlia grower but not yet a member of the Dahlia … more

Please join our ZOOM meeting Friday, November 19 at 7:00.  Items of interest will include:

  • Presentation on the ADS website and social media
  • Approval of Jess’ Free Starter Dahlia Kit for new members
  • Q&A on digging and storing tubers
  • 2021

Friday October 15, 2021 Meeting via ZOOM 7pm

DSO members have so many talents outside of growing dahlias. We will learn about one of Nancy Riopelle’s (our membership chair) other talents when she presents A Day in the Life of a Medina Raptor Center Volunteer. Nancy has been … more

Petitti’s Show 2021 – Artistic Design


Harvest – Celebrate the harvest season

Wild and Crazy – (since the show will be in September this will be instead of Holloweeny things) – Use wild materials (thistle, goldenrod, cattails…)  and go crazy with the dahlias!

September Morn more

June 18, 7pm Zoom Meeting

Ann Budziak, Director of Arboretum Horticulture, with Holden Forests and Gardens, will tell us about Rain Gardens—Working Hard While Looking Good” at our June 18, 7 p.m. ZOOM meeting.

She started at Holden as a volunteer in 1997 and spent … more