Single, cactus dahlia type, medium large flower, semi-double on well-established plants; opens in shades of cream and lime green, pink streaks particularly toward the tips of the petals. Multiple rows of crimped, ruffled and curved petals surround a yellow boss. Stamens and filaments are yellow, the prominent carpels are green, the stigmas cream colored. A side bud is typically seen on some stems. Mild fragrance. Very satisfying plant habit, vigorous and free flowering, grows a stately, medium height bush. The foliage is deep green and glossy. A curious novelty with reliable performance in the landscape.
Awards, Best Use & Distinctions
BeeLoved®; Best Landscaper®; Novelty variety; Fragrant; general garden and landscape use; hybridizing; attracts pollinators and honey bees; deer resistant.
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Basic Growing Requirements
Full Sun. Water as needed, sensitive to overwatering and waterlog conditions. Soil pH 6.5-7. Fertile, well-draining soil.
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