Dahlia 'Alain Mimoun' is a dramatic cactus-flowered dahlia with pink and red flowers up to 6 - 8 inches wide.
Dahlia 'Alain Mimoun' will set the bar for drama in any garden. Its two-toned, 6-8 inch wide, cactus type blooms display stunning variegated pink petals splashed and stroked with dark red while sitting high on 36-48 inch stems. A prolific bloomer from summer to frost. Fantastic in the border and as a cut flower. Dahlia are hardy to coastal BC's winter temperatures but not to winter wet. Protect from rain in free-draining soils, plant in pots that can be moved and protected, or lift and store in a cool, dry, frost free location. Pollinator attractor. Moderately deer resistant.
Common Name: Dahlia - [Summer B&B Pre-Order]
Family: Asteraceae (The Aster/Daisy Family)
Zone Hardiness: 8-11
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour: Red
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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