How to Lift Dahlias for Winter Storage

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Dahlias are spectacular, long-lasting flowers that add reliable color to the late season garden. But these plants are frost tender and don’t like wet feet. They need to lifted for winter storage and benefit from having their tubers divided in spring. Learn how to lift and store your dahlias during winter in this guide.

Delightful Dahlias: A Late Summer Standard

Pink and purple dahlias in the garden | GardenersPath.com

Are you looking for a reliable performer to add some juicy color to the late summer garden? Then join us for a closer look at the delightful dahlia. From patio to tree-sized, and in almost every imaginable color, these dazzling tubers bloom from mid-summer right until the first frost. Keep reading for all their care and growing info now on Gardener’s Path.