The Society




Welcome to the Essex Dahlia Society website which is for the benefit of Society members and anybody interested in growing dahlias.  The Society hopes that you will find the site of use.

Following government advice regarding Coronavirus, it is with regret that the Essex Dahlia Society must cancel the plant sale scheduled for the 9th of May.

We have many plants that have been grown especially for the plant sale, that will be available from mid May. We can put together  an order for you, that we will either have delivered to you, or you could arrange to collect from Maldon, Chelmsford or Bishops Stortford. Details of collection points will be advised as orders are received.

The following plants are currently available

Kenora Challenger – Large semi cactus
Hammari Accord – Large semi cactus
White Candy – Medium semi cactus
Hillcrest Candy – Medium semi cactus
Rycroft Helen – Medium semi cactus
Cream Diane – Small decorative
Ruskin Diane – Small decorative
Mary’s Jomanda – Miniature ball
Dave’s Choice – Miniature ball
Polventon Kristobel – Miniature decorative
Blyton Stella – Miniature decorative
Westerton Ella Grace – Miniature decorative
Happet Champagne – Medium fimb
Normandy Delight – Medium fimb
Raspberry Ripple – Medium fimb
Happet Orange Cyril – Medium fimb
Lady Darlane – Medium fimb
Kelsey Anne – Collarette
Kilncroft James – Collarette
Pink Pat and Perk – Collarette
Cameo – Water lilly
Gwyneth – Water lilly

All plants are £2.00 each

We sincerely hope that the show season will be able to resume by late August/September

Should you wish to purchase dahlias, or would like further information, please do not hesitate to contact Paul Schramm (07498 190026).

We hope you all keep safe and well, and look forward to seeing you later in the year.

If you would like to become a member of the Society please go to the Membership page for details.  Following  our forthcoming AGM, Committee and contact details will be posted.   As well as the information available we hope you will enjoy looking at some of the photographs in the gallery.

The Society AGM this year (2019) will be held immediately after the plant sale at Writtle University College.

With very best wishes for your dahlia year.