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Giant Dinnerplate Dahlia The Big Wow

Giant Dinnerplate Dahlia The Big Wow

Wow gardening friends, as well as not-so-gardening friends, with The Big Wow Giant Dinnerplate Dahlia. The wine-red, fully double flowers are up to 10" across. Growing 3-4 ft. tall, The Big Wow is a marvel in terms of size and color.  Truly as big as a dinner plate, these specially selected, prize-winning dahlias are the most spectacular we've ever offered. A single stem will make a statement, and you'll find yourself cutting and sharing these beauties with friends. And, you'll have plenty to share to—as dahlias start blooming in midsummer and will keep blooming until the first frost in fall.
  • Hardiness Zones 3-10. Lift in Fall in zones 3-8
  • Mature Height 36 - 48 inches
  • Bloom Time July - October
  • Light Requirements Full Sun
  • Ship AsNO.1 Bare Root
  • Deer Resistant
  • Cut Flower

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Botanical Name: Dahlia 'The Big Wow'

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SKU: #01331
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Product Details

  • Restricted States US:

    AE AK GU HI PR VI
  • Botanical Name:

    Dahlia 'The Big Wow'
  • Ship As:

    Bare Root
  • Size:

    NO.1
  • Lift In Fall:

    3-8
  • Suggested Uses:

    Borders, Bouquets, Cut Flowers, Showy Flowers, Deer Resistant
  • Flower Color:

    Red
  • Flower Form:

    10" fully double without a central disc
  • Foliage Type:

    Mid green, pinnate leaves with ovate leaflets
  • Mature Spread:

    18 - 24 inches
  • Spacing:

    18 - 24 inches

Growing Tips

  • Planting Instructions:

    2" deep and 18 - 24" apart
  • Soil Moisture:

    Well drained
  • Will Tolerate:

    Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
  • Pruning Instructions:

    Remove spent flower heads to encourage more blooms and maintain a neat appearance.
  • Winter Care:

    Dahlias are not hardy. Dig the tubers in fall and store in dry peatmoss in a cool, dry and frost free location. Dry tubers for a few days (preferably outside) before storing!
  • Planting Depth:

    2" deep
  • Watering Requirements:

    Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater.
  • Fertilization Requirements:

    Once per year
  • Special Care:

    Not needed.

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K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are harvested, our staff of K. van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those reservations.
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.

Spring 2023 Shipping Schedule

  • Bulbs and Bareroot
    Zones First Ship Date Last Order Date
    3A-4B May 1, 2023 May 29, 2023
    5A April 10, 2023 May 29, 2023
    5B March 27, 2023 May 29, 2023
    6A March 13, 2023 May 29, 2023
    6B February 27, 2023 May 29, 2023
    7A February 23, 2023 May 29, 2023
    7B February 20, 2023 May 29, 2023
    8A February 16, 2023 May 8, 2023
    8B February 13, 2023 May 8, 2023
    9A-10B February 6, 2023 May 8, 2023

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via USPS or FedEx.
Shipping Note:

Orders for gift certificates will be shipped immediately.

Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August. General merchandise will be shipped with your plant order.

The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.
Large orders may be shipped in more than one package. Your order confirmation will have an estimated shipping time. When your order is actually shipped you will be sent an updated shipping estimate. You may check your order status at any time on this website using your email or account number provided on your order confirmation. Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.
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