Unexpectedly, I still have dahlia's blooming. There are a couple that because of their late start, are now having their first blooms. When I planted them I documented all the names with a stick and what I thought was a permanent marker, but the names have disappeared, so I'm recreating my record. I so wisely made a list of the dahlias I purchased this year.
Bright StarAnd yes, I've decided not to dig up my bulbs this year. The plants that bloomed the earliest and most were the ones I missed from last year. We'll see what happens in Spring.