'AC Dark Horse' is a dahlia with large flowers with twisted petals in gorgeous dark pink and purple with white tips.
The large flowers of Dahlia 'AC Dark Horse' are a blend of dark pink and purple with white tips. The petals are long, curly and twisted in different directions. Dahlias 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
Family: Asteraceae (The Aster/Daisy Family)
Zone Hardiness: 8-11
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour: Orange
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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