The History Selling & Growing Dahilas
Professor Emeritus at Bridgewater State University, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; garden writer, Master Gardener, and author of America’s Romance with the English Garden (Ohio University Press).
Dahlias, native to Mexico, have had a roller coaster of popularity ever since American nurseries started to sell them in the early nineteenth century. Today gardeners enjoy a surge of interest in the dahlia, resulting in thousands of varieties on the market. Related