For midsummer landscapes that stun with huge, striking blooms in an elegant, soft color until the first frosts of fall, look no further than this chic new offering. Hapet Blue Eyes is a Dinnerplate Dahlia with a decorative flair. Very large, 8" fully double, white flowers are gently accented with lilac at the tip of each petal. This is a sturdy cultivar that boasts strong, straight, 40" stems perfect for cut-flower arrangements with size and substance. We like to see them in groups along a sunny back border or as an anchor plant in a mixed bed. For best results, plant in full sun and remove spent flowers for a neat appearance. Lift in fall in zones 3-8.
Hardiness Zones 3-10. Lift in Fall in zones 3-8
Mature Height 40 inches
Bloom Time July - October (Midsummer until the first frost in fall)
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.
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Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August.
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated
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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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