More than 200 variety's of dahlias are set to go on display at an event to raise money for children with cancer.

The Dahlia Extravaganza is to be held at Rose Cottage Plants Nursery, Bay Tree Farm, in Epping Green with the largest collection of the flowers in the south east.

The show will take place at the nursery on August 23 and 24, between 10am and 5pm.

Entry to the event will be free and refreshments will be available at a small charge.

All proceeds will go to Children with Cancer UK.