Dahlia Week: Big and Beautiful

When I was a boy, most dahlias looked a little like D. ‘Lady Darlene’. They were bold and brazen, not afraid to be bi-coloured or brassy. Their flowers were either big, top-heavy confections or perfectly pert little pom-poms perfectly designed to hide earwigs.┬áThe dahlias of my childhood were the drag queens of the floral world, […]

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