Dahlias on display for free in Comox Valley

The next Comox Valley Dahlia Society free garden tour will be held Aug. 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1529 Chilcotin Cres. in Comox.

GORGEOUS COLOURFUL DAHLIAS will be shown for free at two coming garden tours.

GORGEOUS COLOURFUL DAHLIAS will be shown for free at two coming garden tours.

The next Comox Valley Dahlia Society free garden tour will be held Aug. 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1529 Chilcotin Cres. in Comox.

Call 250-339-5645 for more information.

Another free tour happens Sept. 1 and 2 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 1686 Constitution Rd. in Black Creek. Phone 250-337-8985.

Bring your cameras and notepads, as there are outstanding dahlias to see.

Not to be missed are the Vancouver Island dahlia shows Aug. 18 and 19 in Nanaimo at the Country Club Mall and in Victoria at the Westshore Town Centre at 2945 Jacklin Rd. A huge number of dahlias and gladiolus will be on display at these shows.

— Comox Valley Dahlia Society