Deciding on Dahlia for a Kitchen Garden when faced with a wealth of choice

The Kitchen Garden at Aberglasney has fast become the hub of the Gardens, producing flowers, food, and interest throughout the year. Every year without fail, the most loved and talked about Kitchen Garden plant are; Dahlia. They performed particularly well for us last year, flowering for a good three months and yielding plenty of blooms for cutting (which you will find decorating the tables in our tearooms in summer months). When we lift them in autumn, we often find we have twice as much plant material as we started with which is no bad thing… Dahlia ‘Franz Kafka’ in the…