Common Name: Dahlia

Botanical Name: Dahlia

Family: Asteraceae

Native: Mexico and Central America

Colors: Red, white, yellow, purple, orange and pink, lavender, bronze and flame

Description: These tuberous flowers are known to be bold and bushy with deep green foliage.

Shelf Life Tips: Dahlias will last about five to seven days as a cut flower.

Fun Facts: The Dahlia is the official flower of the city of Seattle. The Dahlia is named after Spanish botanist Andreas Dahl. Dahlias are edible. The Dahlia is a symbol of elegance and dignity.

In Season: May-November