Over 200 varieties of dahlia tubers grown in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Dinner Plate to Ball, Purple to White, and everything in between.

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I'd like to thank everyone who ordered dahlias from me this year and wish that you have a great growing season! I won't be selling dahlias in 2015, but I will maintain my web site for reference.

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IolaA-FD-DPLargeFormal DecorativeDark pinkPretty pink
Elma ElizabethA-FD-LLargeFormal DecorativeLavenderVery upright flower; recurves to stem
Lavender PerfectionA-FD-LLargeFormal DecorativeLavenderHeirloom dahlia (1941); soft pastel
Otto`s ThrillA-FD-PKLargeFormal DecorativePinkHeirloom dahlia (1956); very thick
White PerfectionA-FD-WLargeFormal DecorativeWhiteSport of Lavender Perfection
Mingus GregoryA-IC-LB-l/wLargeIncurved CactusLavender/White (light blend)
Parkland GloryA-ID-BRLargeInformal DecorativeBronze
SpartacusA-ID-DRLargeInformal DecorativeDark RedFully recurves to stem
Ferncliff InspirationA-ID-LLargeInformal DecorativeLavenderBluish tones
Kyle HustonA-ID-LLargeInformal DecorativeLavenderWell formed
Elsie HustonA-ID-PKLargeInformal DecorativePinkOne of the best; strong stems hold flowers well; extremely pink!
TaiheiyoA-ID-V-w/pkLargeInformal DecorativeWhite/Pink (variegated)
SnowboundA-ID-WLargeInformal DecorativeWhiteLeaf-like petals
Penhill Yellow QueenA-ID-YLargeInformal DecorativeYellow
Show-N-TellA-LC-DB-r/yLargeLaciniatedRed/Yellow tips (dark blend)Stands out
Tribune`s City of HalifaxA-SC-BRLargeSemi-CactusBronzeSunset hue; upcurved petals; lots of flowers
SurpriseA-SC-PKLargeSemi-CactusPinkHeirloom (1955)
Cynthia HustonA-SC-RLargeSemi-CactusRedWell-formed petals; bright red
Holly HustonA-SC-RLargeSemi-CactusRed
Mick`s PeppermintA-SC-V-w/rLargeSemi-CactusWhite/Red streaks (variegated)Like candycanes
VerdaA-SC-WLargeSemi-CactusWhiteOne of the best; lots of flowers
Janal AmyA-SC-YLargeSemi-CactusYellowPerfect petalage; recurves
SurvivorAA-FD-LGiantFormal DecorativeLavenderA great dahlia
Hy MomAA-IC-WGiantIncurved CactusWhiteBiggest white cactus
Holland FestivalAA-ID-BI-or/wGiantInformal DecorativeOrange/White tips (bicolour)Huge! Outstanding bicolour
Grand PrixAA-ID-BI-y/wGiantInformal DecorativeYellow/White tipsFlorescent yellow
Ben HustonAA-ID-BRGiantInformal DecorativeBronzeVery thick
Croydon MasterpieceAA-ID-BRGiantInformal DecorativeBronzeHeirloom dahlia (1948)
Penhill Dark MonarchAA-ID-DB-pr/yGiantInformal DecorativePurple/YellowWell-formed petals
Belle of BarmeraAA-ID-DPGiantInformal DecorativeDark PinkStands Out
Bella SAA-ID-LGiantInformal DecorativeLavenderThick
PennsgiftAA-ID-LGiantInformal DecorativeLavender
Sir Alf RamseyAA-ID-LBGiantInformal DecorativeLavender/White (light blend)
Wanda`s AuroraAA-ID-LB-pk/yGiantInformal DecorativePink/Yellow (light blend)Striking
Emory PaulAA-ID-PRGiantInformal DecorativePurpleStands out
BodaciousAA-ID-RGiantInformal DecorativeRedEye-catching
HakuyohAA-ID-WGiantInformal DecorativeWhiteThick
Walter HardistyAA-ID-WGiantInformal DecorativeWhiteHuge!
Wanda`s CapellaAA-ID-YGiantInformal DecorativeYellow
Wyn`s ConquistadorAA-ID-YGiantInformal DecorativeYellow
Simon`s HonorAA-SC-DRGiantSemi-CactusDark-RedWell-formed petals
Platinum BlondeANAnemoneAnemone (powder-puff)White/YellowNice yellow on white
Boogie WoogieAN-LBAnemoneAnemone (powder-puff)Purple florets/Yellow discHuge yellow center
LambadaAN-LB-l/wAnemoneAnemone (powder-puff)Lavender/White centre (light blend)Good contrast
JuanitaB-C-DRMediumStraight CactusDark RedHeirloom dahlia (1941)
Camano ArielB-C-LB-y/pkMediumStraight CactusYellow/Pink (light blend)Good colour contrast
Annette CB-C-V-l/drMediumStraight CactusLavender/Dark red (variegated)Great blend of colour
NitaB-C-V-l/rMediumStraight CactusLavender/Red streaks (variegated)Striped petals
DuetB-FD-BI-dr/wMediumFormal DecorativeDark Red/White tips (bicolour)Heirloom dahlia (1955); very popular bicolour
Mystery DayB-FD-BI-dr/wMediumFormal DecorativeDark red/White (bicolour)Good colour contrast
Jean MarieB-FD-BI-l/wMediumFormal DecorativeLavender/White tips (bicolour)Very popular bicolour
Myrtle`s BrandyB-FD-BI-r/wMediumFormal DecorativeRed/White (bicolour)Great recurve
Canby CentennialB-FD-DPMediumFormal DecorativePink (Dark)Beautiful blend of colours; good cut flower
Pamela RB-FD-DPMediumFormal DecorativeDark PinkStrong stems
MaryB-FD-LB-l/wMediumFormal DecorativeLavender/WhiteNice blend of colour
Sylvia Craig HunterB-FD-ORMediumFormal DecorativeOrangeGood recurve
Babylon PurpleB-FD-PKLargeFormal DecorativePink/Purple blend Wide petals
Thomas A EdisonB-FD-PRMediumFormal DecorativePurpleHeirloom dahlia (1929); really purple
Star`s FavouriteB-IC-LB-pk/wMediumIncurved CactusPink/White (light blend)Fringed
OrfeoB-IC-PRMediumIncurved CactusPurpleAttractive colour
Windhaven HighlightB-IC-YMediumIncurved CactusYellowVery yellow
RosellaB-ID-LMediumInformal DecorativePink/Dark pink centreLong stems
April DawnB-ID-LB-l/wMediumInformal DecorativeLavender/White centre (light blend)Beautiful colour combination
Myrtle`s FollyB-LC-DB-pr/orMediumLacineatedPurple/Orange (dark blend)
Tribune`s City of DartmouthB-LC-DB-pr/wMediumLaciniatedPurple/White (dark blend)
Kenora MacobB-LC-DRMediumLaciniatedDark Red
Pinelands PamB-LC-FLMediumLaciniatedYellow/Orange/redEye-catching
Angela DodiB-LC-LB-l/wMediumLaciniatedLavender/White centre (light blend)Twisted petals
ApacheB-LC-RMediumLaciniated RedNarrow petals
Colwood ScheriB-LC-VMediumLaciniatedRed/YellowNicely Striped
Colwood HopeB-LC-WSmallLaciniatedWhiteA full dahlia
SnowflakeB-LC-WMediumLaciniatedWhiteWell formed
Citron de CapB-LC-YMediumLaciniatedYellow/Pink tipsBeautiful
SorbetB-SC-DB-dr/wMediumSemi-Cactusdark red/white (dark blend)
Granny NormanB-SC-LB-y/pkMediumSemi-Cactusyellow/pink (light blend)Beautiful blend of colours
Deerwood ChristyB-SC-LB/DPMediumSemi-CactusDark Pink (light blend)
Raspberry RippleB-SC-VMediumSemi-CactusLavender/Red (variegated)Good petal formation
AC DevinBA-DBBallBallDark Blend
CornelBA-DRBallBallDark RedOne of the best
Barbarry BallBA-ORBallBallOrange/Dark Pink blendsFull petalage; good cut flower
BabetteBA-PRBallBallPurpleReddish purple
IvanettiBA-PRBallBallPurpleShorter than Jessie G
Jessie GBA-PRBallBallPurpleOne of the best; long stems
Hy ImpactBA-V-W/PRBallBallWhite/Purple (variegated)Appealing
Kari Fruit SaladBB-C-DB-y/rSmallStraight CactusYellow/Red (dark blend)Radiates nicely
Lavender LineBB-C-LBSmallCactusLight Blend
Willie of OrangeBB-C-ORSmallStraight CactusOrangePetals radiate
Camano ElectraBB-C-PRSmallStraight CactusPurpleBright Pink
Debbie BooneBB-C-WSmallStraight CactusWhiteGood form
Korb Yellow Hy-LightBB-FD-BI-y/wSmallFormal DecorativeYellow/White tipsHeirloom (1951)
NTAC Mia LIBB-FD-DPSmallFormal DecorativeDark Pink
Hy RobeBB-FD-DRSmall Formal DecorativeDark Red
Hilltop GloBB-FD-LSmallFormal DecorativeLavender
Hy ClownBB-FD-LB-y/brSmallFormal DecorativeYellow/Bronze (light blend)
Barbarry SalmonBB-FD-ORSmallFormal DecorativeOrangeAttractive; nice colour blend
Audrey GraceBB-FD-RSmallFormal DecorativeRed
Bristol FleckBB-FD-V-pr/whSmallFormal DecorativePurple/WhiteShowy
ParakeetBB-FD-YSmallFormal DecorativeYellowCut flower variety
Purple GemBB-IC-PRSmallIncurved CactusPurpleHeirloom dahlia (1957) shorter; great for pots
Camano ThunderBB-IC-PR-prSmallIncurved CactusPurple/WhiteWell-formed cactus; beautiful cut flower
Bahama MamaBB-ID-DBSmallInformal DecorativeDark Blend
Baron KatieBB-ID-FLSmallInformal DecorativeFlame Blend
Chilson`s PrideBB-ID-LB-w/pkSmallInformal DecorativeWhite/Pink (light blend)Blunt petals
Mingus ToniBB-ID-V-pk/rSmallInformal DecorativePink/Red (variegated)
Gitts AttentionBB-ID-WSmallInformal DecorativeWhiteBeautiful
UrchinBB-LC-DRSmallLaciniatedDark RedRadiates well
Lakeview Peach FuzzBB-LC-LBSmallLaciniatedLight Blend
Vista LindseyBB-LC-YSmallLaciniatedYellowA beautiful yellow dahlia
Tahiti SunriseBB-SC-DB-y/rSmallSemi-CactusYellow/Red (dark blend)
Victoria AnnBB-SC-LB-w/lSmallSemi-CactusWhite/Lavender (light blend)
Hy Rudy BBB-SC-PRSmallSemi-CactusPurple
Dana IrisBB-SC-RSmallSemi-CactusRedEye-catching red
Matilda HustonBB-SC-RSmallSemi-CactusRed
Rusty RoosterBB-SC-RSmallSemi-CactusRed
Tribune`s NancyBB-SC-VSmallSemi-CactusWhite/Red streaks (variegated)Well formed; attractive
Hy CutterBB-SC-WSmallSemi-CactusWhite
PoohCO-BI-r/yMiniatureCollaretteRed/Yellow collar and tipsOne of the best; striking
Bumble RumbleCO-DBMiniatureCollaretteDark Blend
David LamCO-DRMiniatureCollaretteDark Red
Mary EvelineCO-DR-dr/wMiniatureCollaretteDark red/WhiteBeautiful contrast of colours
Alpen DiamondCO-LB-l/wMiniatureCollaretteLavender/White (light blend)Pretty
GigglesCO-or/prMiniatureCollaretteOrange/PurpleAttractive
Alpen CherubCO-WMiniatureCollaretteWhiteLong stems; dainty
Weston Spanish DancerM-C-FL-r/yMiniatureStraight CactusYellow/Red tips (flame blend)Eye-catching
Shea`s RainbowM-C-V-pk/yMiniatureStraight CactusPink/Yellow center (variegated)Long stems; lots of flowers
Fuzzy WuzzyM-FD-BI-pk/wMiniatureFormal DecorativePink/White tips (bicolour)Stands out; split tips
Amethyst GlowM-FD-DPMiniatureFormal DecorativeDark Pink
Arabian NightM-FD-DRMiniatureFormal DecorativeDark RedHeirloom dahlia (1951)
Woodland`s NaomiM-FD-LMiniatureFormal DecorativeLavender
Peaches-N-CreamM-FD-LB-or/wMiniatureFormal DecorativeOrange/White and red tipsAttractive colour
HighflyerM-FD-LB-w/lMiniatureFormal DecorativeWhite/LavenderTall
PeterM-FD-PKMiniatureFormal DecorativePinkCute
Glen EchoM-FD-PRMiniatureFormal DecorativePurpleLight purple
Gonzo GrapeM-FD-PRMiniatureFormal DecorativePurple ExcellentLots of blooms
Minnie MooneyM-FD-RMiniatureFormal DecorativeRed
Brookside J. CooleyM-ID-YMiniatureInformal DecorativeYellowBlunt petal tips
PreferenceM-SC-PKMiniatureSemi-CactusPinkHeirloom dahlia (1911); soft pink
Weston MissM-SC-YMiniatureSemi-CactusYellowStands out especially at dusk
Auroras KissMB-DRMiniature BallMiniature BallDark Red
Little CaesarMB-ORMiniature BallMiniature BallOrangeTubular petals; lots of flowers
Ms KennedyMB-ORMiniballMiniballOrange
Caribbean FantasyNX-DB-dr/wLargeNovelty Fully DoubleWhite/Dark red streaks (dark blend)Recurves to stem; colour varies on same plant
Clearview MagicNX-DRLargeNovelty Fully DoubleDark Red
Valley PorcupineNX-LB-PK/WMiniatureNovelty Fully DoublePink/White (light blend)
VancouverNX-PRLargeNovelty Fully DoublePurple/White edges and streaksStands out; sport of Akita
AkitaNX-RLargeNovelty Fully DoubleRed/Yellow
Be A SportNX-V-R/WSmallNovelty Fully DoubleRed/White tipsSport of Candy Cane
Marie SchnuggO-RMiniatureOrchid-floweringRedPetals roll nicely
Rae Ann`s TeacherO-V-w/prSmallOrchidWhite with purple flecks (variegated)Impressive
NoreenP-DB-dp/prPomponPomponDark pink/ Purple
Irish MissP-DB-pr/wPomponPomponPurple/White (dark blend)Very round
Master MichaelP-ORPomponPomponOrangeWell formed; globe-like appearance
Betty AnneP-PKPomponPomponPinkHeirloom dahlia (1928)
Little ScottieP-YPomponPomponYellowCute; lots of flowers
Hy BaleroS-DB-DR/YMiniatureSingleDark Red/YellowBeautiful
Fidalgo JulieST-LB-OR/RMiniatureStellarOrange/Red (light blend)Red/orange on the reverse; strong stems
Alloway CandyST-PKSmallStellarPinkBeautiful
Wine & RosesWL-DB-w/prSmallWater LilyWhite/PurpleEye-catching
Pat FeareyWL-LBSmallWater LilyYellow/PinkCut flower variety
Pam HowdenWL-LBSmallWater LilyLight Blend
Taratahi RubyWL-RSmallWater LilyRed
NonetteWL-V-or/rMediumWater LilyOrange/Red streaks with pink blush (variegated)Heirloom dahlia (1958); unique-looking; dark foliage
American BeautyMediumInformal DecorativeRedVibrant red
B-ManMiniatureFormal DecorativePurple/White tipsGood colour blend
Babylon RedLargeInformal DecorativeRedWide petals
Brian RaySmallFormal DecorativePurple/White tipsNice bi-colour
Bride`s BouquetMiniatureCollaretteWhite
CaballeroMediumFormal DecorativeRed/Yellow edgesStands out
Camano BuzMiniatureFormal DecorativeOrangeCut flower variety
Candy ClubMiniatureFormal DecorativeDeep pink with red streaksVery attractive
Caribbean CocktailMediumFormal DecorativeYellow with pink blush and dark pink streaksVery pretty
Cherry DropMiniatureWater LilyRedPretty
Cotton CandyMediumLaciniatedYellow/Pink blendLooks almost edible
Desert GlowGiantIncurved CactusOrangeSunset hue
Fashion MongerMiniatureCollaretteRed/White/Yellow
FigurineMiniatureWater LilyPink
FloorinoorAnemoneAnemone (powder-puff)Pink/OrangeNice blend of colours
GudoshnikMediumLacineatedOrange/Yellow blendEye-catching in the garden
Happy Single WinkMiniatureSinglePink/Lilac/MauveDark purple foliage
HawaiiMediumFormal DecorativeWhite/Lemon/RaspberryBeautiful colour blend
Hillcrest JonathanSmallFormal Decorative Pink/White (dark blend)
Hy PoshMiniatureSinglePurple/White
JamaicaSmallWater LilyWhite/ Broad red edges
Lauren MichelleMiniatureWater Lily LavenderPurple reverse; good cut flower
Little WilliamPomponPomponPink/White tips
Mickey DMediumIncurved CactusYellow/Pink blendVery beautiful
Miss TeganSmallSemi-Cactus Pink (light)
Noordwijk`s GlorieLargeFormal DecorativeOrangeUpcurved petals; split tips
Normandy MickeyMiniatureInformal DecorativeRed/Orange blush
Orange GlobeMediumFormal DecorativeOrangeFull petalage
Orchid BeautyBallBallWhiteBeautiful; well-formed ball
OrionSmallFormal DecorativeDark pink/White centreBeautiful bicolour
Pineland`s PrincessMediumLaciniatedLavender/ White blend
Pretty LucySmallSemi-CactusPinkNice colour blend
Priceless PinkSmallWater LilyPink/WhiteGood for pots
Professor PlumMiniatureCollarettePurple
Purple PearlMediumFormal DecorativePurple
Red FubukiSmallSemi-CactusRedSplit tips
SandraBallBallPinkLots of flowers
SB`s BeckyMiniatureFormal DecorativePurpleGood cut flower
Shooting StarLargeStraight CactusWhite/Yellow centre with lavender tipsPetals radiate
SmartyMiniatureSingleRed (random White petals)
SmokeyMediumFormal DecorativePink/Red streaksBold stripes
Strawberry IceLargeSemi-CactusPink/White blendRecurved
Treasure HunterSmallLacineatedYellow
Vernon RoseMediumInformal DecorativePink/Dark red stripes (variegated)
Verrones Sandra JSmall Formal DecorativeOrange
Winter SpringsMedium Straight CactusWhite/ Lilac
Wyn`s King SalmonGiantSemi-CactusDark Pink
Wyn`s New PastelLargeFormal DecorativePink/Yellow (light blend)
Wyn`s SensationLargeSemi-CactusBronze