Verrone's Obsidian Dahlia

Verrone's Obsidian Dahlia

This exotic dahlia boasts nearly black, windmill-like flowers with sunny yellow centres. The 4-4½" flowers attract pollinators to the garden.
  • Light

    Full Sun
  • Size

    #1 Clump
  • Zone

    3-10. Lift in Fall in zones 3-8
  • Bloom Time

    Midsummer to first frost
  • Height

    28 inches
  • Soil Requirement

    Well drained
  • Deer Resistant

  • Attract Bees

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  • Botanical NameDahlia 'Verrone's Obsidian'
  • FormTuber
  • Hardiness Zone3-10
  • Lift in Fall3-8
  • Flowering TimeMidsummer to first frost
  • Light RequirementsFull Sun
  • Flower ColorVery deep red-black with a yellow center.
  • Flower Form4 to 4.5", single flowers (orchid type)
  • Foliage TypeMid green pinnate leaves with oval leaflets
  • Growth RateFast
  • Height/Habit28 inches
  • Spread26 - 30 inches
  • Spacing26 - 30 inches
  • Planting Instructions2" deep and 26 - 30" apart
  • Soil RequirementsWell drained
  • Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
  • PruningRemove spent flowers for a clean look and more, new flowers over a longer period.

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