Dahlias, Kentlands, Home Garden IMG_9229
Dahlias in our Kentlands home garden in Gaithersburg, Maryland. September 14, 2011. Photograph by Roy Kelley using a Canon PowerShot G11 camera. Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
Dahlia is a genus of bushy, tuberous, herbaceous perennial plants native to Mexico, Central America, and Colombia. A member of the Asteraceae or Compositae, dicotyledonous plants, related species include the sunflower, daisy, chrysanthemum and zinnia. There are at least 36 species of dahlia, with hybrids commonly grown as garden plants. Flower forms are variable, with one head per stem; these can be as small as 2 in (5.1 cm) in diameter or up to 1 ft (30 cm) ("dinner plate"). This great…
Dahlia Bulbs (Ball) - Bonanza | Dahlia Tubers | Eden Brothers
Ball Dahlia Bulbs - Bonanza Enjoy a gardening bonanza this season with these new Dahlia tubers! They have been a standard favorite since their introduction in 1966 and we are so excited to carry them. Their warm blooms have shades of yellow, pink, orange, and purple towards the centers making for an eye-catching display. Because the blooms are about 4 inches across, they are ideal for gardening in containers, full-sized gardens and cut flower arrangements.
15 Stunning Dahlias Types You Can Plant in Your Garden
Dahlias are beautiful ornamental plants that one must include in their garden. Read our top unique, gorgeous dahlias that you must have.