You don't always have to dig up dahlias to keep them over the winter. It depends on where you live, and other factors, so see this video to find out if and how you can leave your dahlias safely in the ground..
Dahlias are one of the best flowers for glorious late-summer colour, but many people don't want the bother of digging them up over the winter.
I've grown dahlias for fifteen years, and many of my dahlias survive the winter in my borders. And leaving the dahlias in the borders saves time.
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More beautiful late season garden colour tips here: https://youtu.be/I88NA0y6M3A
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