It’s hard to believe but the dahlias just keep going and going.

Growing and Harvesting Dahlias | Bowery Beach Farm

And with the weatherman calling for frost every other day I’m amazed they’ve kept producing at such an incredible rate. So now I’m getting greedy and don’t want to give up our trice weekly dahlia harvests.

Growing and Harvesting Dahlias | Bowery Beach Farm

So far I’ve been able to harvest from both the dahlias in the field and the hoop house, although I’m sure the ones in the open air will eventually succumb to the cold first.

Growing and Harvesting Dahlias | Bowery Beach Farm

For these lovely autumn weddings the ‘Snoho Doris’ and ‘Bracken Rose’ give such a lovely punch of pink color to their bouquets while still evoking the essence of fall. And we certainly can’t forget the loveliness of  Fluer and Cafe au Lait’s.

Growing and Harvesting Dahlias | Bowery Beach Farm

Hoping these beauties will keep rocking’ it into November with the cover of the hoop house. And then I’ll find someway to coerce my husband into braving the cold to take down the greenhouse for the season and help me with digging just under 100 dahlia plants …