What Is It About Dahlias?
When it comes to showstoppers, Shakespeare may have elevated the rose to star status with his line, “Of all the ﬂowers, methinks a rose is best.” But what is it about dahlias that has attracted so many fans and admirers? In our eﬀort to describe the joys of dahlia gardening, members of Central States Dahlia Society were recently asked why they are so enthusiastic about these dramatic ﬂoral divas, which will be on display September 9-10 at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Here’s what we found. Read more: http://my.chicagobotanic.org/events/what-is-it-about-dahlias/