What types of dahlias are there?
Dahlias come in all shapes and sizes, from delicate little pom poms to giant fluffy blooms nearly as big as a dinner plate (the gorgeous ‘café au lait’ dahlia). They also come in an astonishing assortment of colours. Variety might just be the dahlia’s middle name.
What do dahlias symbolise?
Dahlias are said to signify grace and kindness, making them ideal for birthdays, thank yous, or if you want to send someone a pick me up. They’re also said to represent a lasting bond and commitment, making them a lovely choice for wedding flowers.
What else is usually included in bouquets with dahlias?
All sorts! Dahlias are such a versatile flower there’s a size and a shade for almost every bouquet. We think they work particularly well with other summer stems, including fresh white hydrangeas, peach chrysanthemums and plenty of lush foliage, like ferns.