THE GROWING WORLD OF DAHLIAS
LARGE POMPON DAHLIAS
Pompon dahlias have fully double spherical blooms, with florets largely involute along their length (longitudinal axis).
Large Pompon dahlias have blooms usually over 2 ins (50 mm) and not exceeding 3 ins (75 mm) in diameter
This variety is Nuland's Josephine.
Pompon dahlias have blooms not exceeding 2 ins (50 mm) in diameter
The following list includes the varieties listed by the NDS in 2018
(Lil.) indicates a lilliput dahlia, which is usually less than 15 inches (45cms) in height and with flowers not normally bigger than 2 inch diameter.
(Dw.B.) indicates a dwarf bedding variety which does not normally exceed 24 inches (60cms) in height
C. indicates suitable as a cut flower, ie it has long wiry stems.
E. indictes the variety is suitable for exhibition purposes.
G. indictes suitable for general garden use.
P. indicates the variety is suitable for growing in pots or patio containers.
This term is used when varieties are indistinguishable
Some examplesof Large Pompon Dahlias
Last updated November 25, 2017
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