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Dahlia hybrida White

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Dahlia hybrida White Decorative Dahlia,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Palms, Ferns & Tropical Rounded, Upright

Dahlias are long flowering tuberous, herbaceous plants that come in a great range of sizes and flower colours. The striking flowers bloom during Summer and Autumn giving a spectacular display to the garden and can be used as a cut flower. A magnet for butterflies and birds. Excellent centerpiece. Grows 25-36cm tall by 30-36cm wide. 'Decorative White' has lovely huge white blooms with a pale yellow centre.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Formal Garden, Mass Planting, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Asteraceae SouthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Cream, White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring, Summer
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate