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03/09/2013 at 18:39

I just wanted to share my lovely Dahlias with you. This is the first year that I have grown them and I am so pleased with them.  I will be growing them again next year.


03/09/2013 at 18:41

Love the purple and white one

03/09/2013 at 18:47

Thank you Singy, I don't know their names my husband got them from a car boot sale.

03/09/2013 at 18:57

Think it might be Dahlia "Duet"

03/09/2013 at 20:08


I live fairly near to the  national dahlia collection.  A visit there last year prompted a few additional purchases.  Now have several varieties.  I am getting to like them more ....wonderful colours but no fragrance and no "form".  

03/09/2013 at 21:21

Wow, love that purple and white one, gorgeous donutsmrs 

04/09/2013 at 17:20

Thank you everyone for your kind comments. Verdun, they might not have any fragrance but who cares when they look like that, do you now have your own Dahlia collection?

04/09/2013 at 19:09

Agree donutsmrs

I don't have my own collection but have a few.......they are complementing my grasses and other perennials perfectly. Twynings  After Eight is fabulous dahlia......near black foliage and simple white flowers.   

05/09/2013 at 12:32

Any photos Verdun, would love to see them. 

05/09/2013 at 13:14

Ok donutsmrs

Ironically sun is very bright out there or I would do it now whilst I remember.  

05/09/2013 at 13:51

just taken photo


05/09/2013 at 13:53

foliage does not look so black in photo ...maybe sun maybe my phone

05/09/2013 at 16:02

what a fabulous combination Verdun

06/09/2013 at 17:53

That's lovely Verdun

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