Dahlia 'Art Nouveau'

Dahlia 'Art Nouveau'

Dahlia

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Key Information

  • Botanical name: Dahlia 'Art Nouveau'
  • Common name: Dahlia
  • Plant type: Perennial
  • Evergreen/Deciduous: Deciduous

Height: 90cm

Spread: 90cm

Flower colour:
  • Pink
Foliage colour:
  • Green
  • Features: Flowers

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Dahlia 'Art Nouveau'

Low-growing Dahlia 'Art Nouveau' is a compact dahlia, ideal for growing in containers or at the front of a herbaceous border. 

It bears cerise pink, double flowers over a long period, in contrast with dark green foliage. It makes an excelent cut flower. For best results grow Dahlia 'Art Nouveau' in moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Lift the tubers after the first frosts and overwinter indoors.

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Aspect: South facing, West facing
  • Position in border: Front
  • Hardiness: Tender
  • Maintenance: Prefers rich soil, Needs regular watering in pots
  • Soil type: Well drained/light/sandy, Clay/heavy/moist, Chalky/alkaline, Acidic

Wildlife

Attracts:
  • Bees

  • Beneficial insects

  • Birds

  • Butterflies / Moths

  • Other pollinators

Care routine

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Toxicity

Toxic to:
  • People

  • Cats

  • Dogs

  • Birds

  • Horses

  • Livestock

  • Effects: No toxic effects reported for this plant.

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