Dahlietta®

Dahlia hybrid 'Rachel'

Dahlia


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Nice color all summer long
  • Deadheading a must
  • Lots of flowers
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer
Summer
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Dahlias prefer well drained, fertile soil.  Water regularly but do not overwater.  Deadheading will encourage additional blooming.  Fertilize every 7-10 days.


Height: 8-10 in
Spread: 8-10 in
Price Level 1: $3.99 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Orange
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Long Blooming
  • Container
  • Summer Bloomer

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall
  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water