Lake Ontario Dahlia
- 2 per package
Price$15.99 Old Price
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Availability: In Stock
We ship this item in Spring.
LightSun to Part Shade
Zone3 to 10* (Lift in fall if you live in Zones 3 to 7)
Bloom TimeSummer to Frost
Soil RequirementWell drained
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
Item 69835 cannot ship to: AE AK GU HI PR
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DescriptionPerfectly outlined petals.
Fiery, fully double flowers in a balmy shade of yellow feature a delicate red edge along each well-formed petal. This is a spectacular bloom that stops passersby in their tracks! Seasonal borders come alive when lofty Lake Ontario is planted amid lower-growing perennials or solid red, summertime blooms. Hummingbirds and butterflies are drawn to the magnificent colours and will visit your garden daily to get a closer look.
- Botanical NameDahlia 'Lake Ontario'
- Hardiness Zone3 to 10* (Lift in fall if you live in Zones 3 to 7)
- Lift in Fall3- 7
- Flowering TimeAll summer and fall, till first frost
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorSunny yellow flowers feature a fine red edge outlining each petal
- Flower Form4-6" fully double without a central disc
- Foliage TypeMid green pinnate leaves with oval leaflets
- Growth RateMedium
- Spread24 - 30 inches
- Planting Instructions2" deep and 24-30" apart
- Soil RequirementsWell drained
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningPinching of the secondary bud will produce larger flowers.
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5A 3/19/18 - 6/16/18 5B 2/26/18 - 6/16/18 6A & 10AB 2/19/18 - 6/16/18 Last Order Date 6/11/2018
Shipping & Handling Charges
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