Informal Decorative Dahlia
Dahlia 'Blue Bell'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Blue Bell
Hybridized by Dongen
Registered or introduced: 1990
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Section:

Decorative

Flower Size:

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

Bloom Color:

Lilac, Lavender, Mauve

Pruning:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

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

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

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

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Regional

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

Geneva, Ohio

Blodgett, Oregon

Seattle, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

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.