Dahlietta®

Dahlia hybrid 'Tessy'

Dahlia


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Nice strong color
  • Loads of flowers
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
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.


 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Summer Bloomer
  • Container
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Habit:

  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall
  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water