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Central States Dahlia Society is a participating society of the American Dahlia Society (ADS). The ADS is made up of over 70 local dahlia societies within the United States and Canada. To find a dahlia society near you, or to learn about growing and showing dahlias visit the ADS website.

Thank You!

Banner photo courtesy of

Special thanks to our

sponsors, contributors & volunteers

who give generously to CSDS.


Above-and-beyond standard membership dues, we are grateful for the financial assistance and time donations as noted below.

For years, Animal Feeds & Needs has allowed CSDS to ship potting mix to their store and even helped load our cars upon pickup. Additionally they have allowed CSDS to store show supplies at a VERY reasonable rate. Please say thanks by purchasing your pet needs from Animal Feeds & Needs, 401 W Golf Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005.

Pesche's Garden Center

170 South River Road

Des Plaines, IL 60016


We encourage our members and friends to shop at Pesche's. They actively support CSDS with their flower club rebate program. At the check out please mention Central States Dahlia Society and our society's code *39577 (includes the asterisk).

Collie Flower Farm

1104 Alpine Lane
Woodstock, IL 60098


Liz Cardella is very generous to our society - providing blooms, greenery and even arrangements to be auctioned at our meetings.  Check out her cut flower farm.