Black Forest Cake Dahlia Collection

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$83.99 Sale $74.99
Per Collection of 12
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SKU
AM020276

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Enjoy the decadence of Dahlias with our Black Forest Cake Dahlia Collection, featuring dark chocolate and cherry red hues. Layers of curvaceous velvety petals will unfurl in a showcase of Cactus, Peony Flowering, Single, and Decorative flower forms, providing rich texture and saturated color. This collection will keep you coming back for more – these long-lasting blooms deliver from summer through to frost. Look forward to late summer blooms to fill the garden and easily create luxurious bouquets. Collection of 12 Dahlias.
Zones 3 - 10
Advantages
attract-butterflies
Attract Butterflies
attract-hummingbirds
Attract Hummingbirds
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Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks)
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Easy To Grow
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Good For Cut Flowers
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Good For Containers
Light Requirements
full-sun
Full Sun
Bloom TimeSummer until frost
Item Package SizeCollection of 12
SKUAM020276

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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Plant Information

Stunning Dahlias have taken the gardening world by storm, and our Black Forest Cake Dahlia Collection highlights some of the best and brightest combinations to make garden and bouquet design easy. Dahlias are available in a broad range of flower forms, with colors ranging from soft pastels to vivid hues to deep rich shades. Dahlias are perennial in zones 8-10, but in cooler zones, tubers can be dug after frost comes, stored over winter, then re-planted the following spring. Grow Dahlias in a sunny spot, in average soil that drains well. Keep moisture consistent once it begins to grow and enjoy a non-stop color parade. Deadhead spent blooms to encourage more flowers and pinch off small side buds to encourage larger flowers if desired.

Our Black Forest Cake Dahlia Collection includes 12 bulbs, covering 12 square feet when planted together, including the following items*:

‘Arabian Night’ Decorative Dahlia – Bag of 3 Bulbs
‘Nuit d'Ete’ Cactus Dahlia – Bag of 3 Bulbs
‘Bishop of Llandaff’ Peony Flowering Dahlia – Bag of 3 Bulbs
‘Dark Angel® Dracula’ Dahlia – Bag of 3 Bulbs

*Subject to change due to availability. If we make substitutions, we feature plants with similar attributes suitable to the garden/collection design.

More Information
SKUAM020276
Common Name
Black Forest Cake Dahlia Collection
Botanical Name
Dahlia
Item Package Size
Collection of 12
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Bloom Time
Summer until frost
Soil Type
Loamy Soil, Well-Drained Soil
Soil Moisture
Average
Advantages
Attract Butterflies, Attract Hummingbirds, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks), Easy To Grow, Good For Cut Flowers, Good For Containers
Additional Information
Tuberous perennial. In zones 3-7, dig tubers before frost, and store in a cool, dry place.
Zones
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Ships As
Bulb, Rhizome, Tuber
Poisonous or Toxic to Animals
Mildy toxic to dogs, cats and horses.
Neonicotinoid Free
Planting Time
Spring / Summer
Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada
No
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Zone 2Shipping begins the week of May 8th, 2023
Zone 3Shipping begins the week of May 8th, 2023
Zone 4Shipping begins the week of May 8th, 2023
Zone 5Shipping begins the week of May 1st, 2023
Zone 6Shipping begins the week of April 17th, 2023
Zone 7Shipping begins the week of April 3rd, 2023
Zone 8Shipping begins the week of March 27th, 2023
Zone 9Shipping begins the week of March 20th, 2023
Zone 10Shipping begins the week of March 20th, 2023

As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Some perennials are shipped as potted plants, some as perennial roots packed in peat.  The ‘Plant Information’ section describes how that item will ship. All perennials and spring-planted bulbs are packaged to withstand shipping and are fully-guaranteed. Please open upon receipt and follow the instructions included.

Perennials and spring-planted bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennial and spring-planted bulb orders will arrive separately from seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment and all items are shipping to the same address, there is no additional shipping charge. See our shipping information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 309-7333 or contact us by email.

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