The Dahlia of old, a 2 metre plant with huge blooms which required staking, is long gone. The modern Dahlia is divided into 6 groups based on the flower and usually grows to 1 metre tall. The groups are:
Cactus or Semi Cactus – double flowers whose petals revolute (roll backwards for half their length;
Decorative – Double flowers with flat-tipped petals, largest flowers, tall plants;
Pompon – Double flowers, globe-shaped, small flowers, petals revolute;
Anemone – small flowers with one or more rows of flat petals that resemble an anemone;
Collarette – flowers small to medium have large, flat ray petals surrounding an open centre. A wreath of shorter petals, often of a different colour, forms a ‘collar’;
Peony-Flowered – semi-double flowers with an open centre; and
Mignon – delicate, single, open flowers with a prominent yellow disc in the centre.
The Early Bird Mix grows 45cm high and has a mixture of brightly coloured, double and semi-double blooms in a mixture of shades of red, yellow, orange, rose, pink and white. It is a compact, uniform and early flowering variety. They are ideal for pots, tubs, borders, beds and make excellent cut flowers.
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