A Swedish person named Anders Dahl in 18th century found this beautiful flower and named it as DAHLIA. This flower was an official flower of the city SEATTLE. It had its origin in Central America . Early explorers brought this flower the process of hybridization .
VARIETIES: Single flowered Dahlia Anemone flowered DahliaWaterlily DahliaCollerette Dahlia.
Note- 1. These flowers can be of orange, rust, red, white, pink, yellow colour.
2. There are 30 species and 20,000 cultivators of dahlia .
USES OF THE FLOWER
It can be used for ornamental purposes. It can be used as a therapeutic formula. It is used for economic purposes.