noun. ['ˈdæljə'] any of several plants of or developed from the species Dahlia pinnata having tuberous roots and showy rayed variously colored flower heads; native to the mountains of Mexico and Central America and Colombia.
- genus Dahlia
- Dahlia pinnata
Words that Rhyme with Dahlia
How do you pronounce dahlia?
Pronounce dahlia as ˈdæljə.
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Example sentences of the word dahlia
1. Noun, singular or mass
Unless the weather is very dry, do not water your dahlia bulbs at this time.
Most dahlia cultivars take about two months to form the first flower bud.
3. Noun, plural
Summer-blooming bulbs, like dahlia and gladiolus, are planted in the spring.