This is the
official WEB site of the Dixie African Violet Society (DAVS), a nonprofit organization,
founded in 1956 to afford an association of persons with similar interest in African
violets within an area not too vast for occasional meeting - - JOIN
thirteen states included in DAVS: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky,
Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and
Virginia. Groups primarily concerned with growing and showing African violets in
these states can become affiliate members of DAVS; however, individual membership is open
to all persons world wide.
Annual DAVS Convention and ShowBirmingham
April 4 - 7, 2018
Parkway Birmingham, AL 35243
It has been 10 years since the Early Bird
African Violet Club has hosted a Dixie Convention. The members
are really excited about hosting next year’s convention and
are hoping that all Dixie members will attend.
the latest DAVS Registered Variety List published on
February 22, 2017. The list is available as an HTML page at Reglistnew.html
or as a PDF Document
Bylaws & Standing Rules
dated April 21, 2012
includes subscription to the quarterly publication, The Dixie News, the opportunity to
enter DAVS Collections classes at local DAVS affiliate
shows, and the opportunity to attend a yearly convention. DAVS is affiliated with the
African Violet Society of America,
selected articles from The Dixie News,
and decide for yourself!
Check our list of former DAVS
Presidents to see if you know any of them. We suggest new growers of African
violets and other gesneriads, review our growing instructions
representing the best procedures used by our members.