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Next Meeting for 2016 Nat'l Show: July 25, 2015
Who is EXPECTED: Committee Chairs & Members
Who is INVITED: Anyone who wants to help, Any member with ideas.
Photos (c) 2015
by Allen H. &
Carolinas Dahlia Society
Got sick flowers? We can help!
Send us a picture or a description
& we'll find an answer.
It's not a pretty picture, but it shows the problem really well. Chris Waits
posted his photo on Flickr.com IF you know how - please thank him for us.
New Member Pat writes that she has
Blooms already but Japanese Beetles are "frolicking amidst the paler flowers."
"DR.Ken": The problem starts in the ground in allowing the beetles to mature. One treatment ... WE NEED MORE ROOM: Click Here for more answers.
Karen asked about feeding & Ann tries
"Dr. Allen": Dahlias are "heavy feeders." Shortly after they come up, I start feeding with a well balanced fertilizer (usually in a liquid drench.)... Click Here for more!
Ann writes: I finally have my very own gallon of Alaska Mor Bloom! Shall I spray every 3 weeks? ...The foliage as well as the base of the plants? ... Can I mix a pesticide (Malathion) with it?
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The Carolinas Dahlia Society
does not advocate the use
of any particular product -
fertilizer, pesticide, fungicide, etc.
Members use a variety of products
& methods as they see results.
WE, the SOCIETY, advise
any grower to read all instructions
& take appropriate safety precautions,
to include rubber gloves & masks.