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Dahlia Mania Workshop

Everything you need to know to Grow Gorgeous Dahlias! 
We will cover:
-Potting up your tubers to start indoors for a longer bloom season (doesn't require a lot of space or grow lights)
-How to prepare your beds for planting
-Best conditions for growing
-Fertilizing
-Staking
-Watering
-Controlling pests and powdery mildew
-How to disbud for larger blooms
-Best harvesting practices
-Propagating from cuttings
-And perhaps the trickiest part, how to dig, divide and store tubers over winter.
All materials for potting up will be provided.
You will receive a 7 page handout of instructions and advice to refer to throughout the season.
Bring your tubers and we will do it together.
*If you haven't divided your tubers bring them and I will demonstrate exactly what to do.
Tubers will be available for purchase.
Saturday, April 22th, from 2-4 pm at my home in Parkdale.
Possibility of a second class April 29. Let me know if that interests you.
Maximum 15 participants
Cost: $49. + hst. Payment will book your spot and is non-refundable.
Please be in touch to register!
mylusciousbackyard@gmail.com

Sarah Nixon