Dahlia 'Dazzling Sun' has 8 inch double dinner plate size flowers displaying petals that are yellow with red centres and edges.
'Dazzling Sun' will definitely brighten the garden even if the real one is behind a cloud. It is a large, double, dinner plate dahlia with flowers up to 8 inches wide with lemony-yellow petals accented with red centres and edges atop sturdy stems up to 40 inches high. Blooms from summer to frost. Great in the mid to back of the border and in the bouquet. Dahlia are hardy to the winter temperatures of coastal BC but not to the winter wet. Grow outside in locations that are dry in winter or lift and store in a cool, dry location indoors like everyone else does.
Common Name: Dahlia - [Summer B&B Pre-Order]
Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)
Zone Hardiness: 8-10
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour: Red
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average
Benefits: Butterflies, Bees, Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - Central and South America
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