Dahlia flower is one of the most beautiful flowers in the world. There is something special to it that can only be described by looking at a Dahlia flower. Flower forms are variable, with one head per stem; these can be as small as 2 inches diameter or up to 1 foot. Dahlia’s display a vast array of hues, with the exception of blue. To keep your cut dahlias looking their best for as long as possible, place your vase in a cool shady spot. Trim the stems regularly and change the water every couple of days. When given as a gift, the dahlia flower expresses sentiments of dignity and elegance. It is also the symbol of a commitment and bond that lasts forever.
Some Fun Facts about Dahlias:
- Dahlias are the national flower of Mexico because that is its native habitat.
- The dahlia flower is used for flower arrangements to celebrate love and marriage
- Dahlias belong to the same family as daisies and sunflowers
- Dahlias grow from tubers in the ground, just like potatoes.