Crème de Cassis Semi Dinner Plate Dahlia

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Créme de Cassis' Dahlia is as charming as you can get. The two-toned petals are a soft lilac-pink on the top and plum-colored below. Each plant produces dozens of up to 6-inch-wide, classically shaped dahlia blooms from mid summer through fall. Sweet and feminine, 'Créme de Cassis' is at home in both borders and containers. (Dahlia)
Zones 2 - 10
Advantages
Easy To Grow
Attract Butterflies
Attract Hummingbirds
Good For Cut Flowers
Good For Containers
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Plant Size32-36" tall
Bulb Spacing1 bulb/tuber per sq. ft.
Bloom TimeMid summer until frost
SizeBag of 3
SKUAM005836

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
36" tall x 24" wide. 'Créme de Cassis' is an aptly-named dahlia. A syrupy, black currant-flavored liqueur, Créme de Cassis is both sweet and plum-colored, two traits it shares with its namesake dahlia. Performing best in full-sun conditions, dahlia 'Créme de Cassis' is deer resistant and untouched by insect pests. When using the blooms as cut flowers, harvest the buds when they're only half open to enjoy a maximum vase life of up to ten days. This variety also does well when grown in containers. Like other dahlias, 'Créme de Cassis' can be kept short and bushy by pinching out the growing points once or twice early in the growing season. Lift and store the tubers in a cool garage or basement for the winter.
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SKUAM005836
Common Name
Crème de Cassis Semi Dinner Plate Dahlia
Botanical Name
Semi Dinner Plate Dahlia Crème de Cassis
Item Package Size
Bag of 3
Flower Color
Pink, Purple
Flower Size
Up to 6" flowers
Foliage
Serrated oval-shaped green foliage.
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Bloom Time
Mid summer until frost
Mature Height
32-36" tall
Bulb Spacing
1 bulb/tuber per sq. ft.
Planting Depth
Bulbs/Tubers should be planted 1-2" below the soil line.
Soil Type
Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Acidic Soil
Soil Moisture
Average, Well Draining
Advantages
Easy To Grow, Attract Butterflies, Attract Hummingbirds, Good For Cut Flowers, Good For Containers
Additional Information
Perennial in zones 8-10. Can be grown as annuals in zones 2-7.
Zones
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Ships As
Bulb, Rhizome, Tuber
Poisonous or Toxic to Animals
Tubers and leaves are toxic if eaten in large amounts.
Neonicotinoid Free
Planting Time
Spring / Summer
Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada
No
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