In bloom today

mark4321_gwJanuary 24, 2014

Dahlia tenuicaulis is in bloom.

An odd (and wonderful) plant, blooming in a climate that's frost-free this winter, strange for Northern California.

I bought the plant at Annie's Annuals. It's growing in a pot, and has not been moved this (past) winter.

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This is not current, but shows a larger plant of Dahlia tenuicaulis in bloom at Strybing Arboretum (SF Botanical Garden). 25 miles North of me.

    Bookmark   January 24, 2014 at 11:50PM
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CCvacation

How fun! Thanks for sharing, Mark!

Cheers!
CC

    Bookmark   January 28, 2014 at 11:03PM
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