Offer this popular Dinnerplate Dahlia to your more discerning customers. You know, the clients who will go to great lengths to find something unique for their borders or cutting beds. Café au Lait Royal reliably bears mammoth, 10" fully double blooms in soft shades of light pink to dusky rose-pink. The flowers are spectacular and create a wonderful floral display in virtually any sunny to partly shaded landscape site. Particularly good as an accent choice, setting off bolder-hued midsummer perennials from midsummer to fall. Royal is part of the new, but already highly sought after, Café au Lait series of Dinnerplate Dahlias. Lift in fall in zones 3-8.
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 :
Watering Requirements :
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year in late spring to early summer
Special Care :
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
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
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.
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
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. Click here for zone map.
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