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PlantFiles: Informal Decorative Dahlia
Dahlia 'Blue Bell'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Blue Bell

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Flower Size:
Small - 4 to 6 inches (100 to 150 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:
Lilac, Lavender, Mauve

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24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)


Other details:
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

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Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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1 neutral
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Gardeners' Notes:

Neutral got2Bgreen On Aug 21, 2007, got2Bgreen from Coast range of, OR (Zone 8b) wrote:

Not nearly as blue as most vendors would have you believe. A nice plant though.


This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Geneva, Ohio
Blodgett, Oregon
Seattle, Washington

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