One Dozen Dahlias
SUNNY REGGAE Dahlia
Sunny Reggae Dahlia flowers appear in warm, bright tones reminiscent of tropical fruits; includes sumptuous shades of red, coral, mango, and tangerine. Some of the 3 inch blooms will have contrasting creamy white collars.
Bushy, 1 ½ foot tall plants bloom all summer. Sunny Reggae Dahlias are low-maintenance solutions for creating cheerful, relaxed rhythms at the front of borders, and containers. A Fleuroselect Novelty Award Winner.
HARLEQUIN MIX Dahlia
An outstanding mix of 2.5 inch, semi-double flowers in shades of rose, yellow, scarlet, orange, and violet. Blooms are collared in shorter petals of white or soft yellow. Harlequin Mix dahlias bloom lavishly all summer and into the fall. Plants make lively additions to borders or containers. Grows to 14 inches tall.
CACTUS FLOWERED HYBRIDS MIXED Dahlia
Tall, 4-5 foot plants produce large, long-stemmed fully double and semi-double flowers with quilled and twisted petals. They are superb for cutting. Bloom is in late summer and autumn.
DOUBLE EXTREME Dahlia
Dwarf, 18-24 inch tall plants are covered in shapely, double and semi double, 4-4.5 inch flowers. The blooms are richly colored, and include unique sunset shades. Plants flower all summer, and are beautiful additions to beds, borders, or containers.
BLACK BEAUTY Dahlia
Well-branched 18-24 inch plants, solid dark mahogany-red blooms with golden centers. Petals appear almost black in the sun. 'Black Beauty' is the darkest dahlia flower available from seed. Blooms in late summer and autumn, a striking addition to borders or containers, a one-of-a-kind addition to bouquets. A Fleuroselect Approved Novelty.
Fireworks creates an explosion of magnificent maroon striped flowers in shades of white, yellow, pink and red from early summer until frost. The dwarf, 12 inch plants never require staking, and the strong-stemmed flowers are long-lasting cut. 'Fireworks' is a showy, easy to grow choice for borders or containers.
FIGARO SERIES Dahlia Seeds
Bright, showy double and semi-double 2.5-3 inch flowers on easy to grow well-branched, 12-14 inch tall plants. Figaro dahlias bloom from early summer until frost and are excellent in beds, borders or containers. The Figaro Series is the best performing dahlia for large-scale landscape planting.
FIGARO ORANGE SHADES Dahlia
Brilliant orange flowers.
FIGARO MIX Dahlia
A formula mix of flowers in yellow, red, rose, violet, orange and white shades.
FIGARO VIOLET SHADES Dahlia
Vivid violet blossoms.
FIGARO RED SHADES Dahlia
Scarlet red flowers
FIGARO YELLOW SHADES Dahlia
Vibrant yellow flowers.
FIGARO WHITE Dahlia
Radiant white blooms.
How to Plant Dahlia Seeds
Sow seed in cell packs or 2 inch pots, press into soil and barely cover. Kept at 75°F., germination is in 7-20 days. Transplant into the garden 12 inches apart for dwarf dahlias, and 24 to 36 inches apart for tall dahlias.
Growing Dahlias: Full sun, prefers afternoon shade in hot, dry climates. Keep soil moist, water deeply 2-3 times per week. Flowers attract butterflies, and are excellent for cutting. Plants are deer resistant, may be damaged when access to regular food or water is limited. Tubers are dug in autumn, stored for the winter, planted the following spring.