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PlantFiles: Giant Powderpuff Dahlia, Anemone Flowered Dahlia
Dahlia 'Blue Bayou'

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

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Section:
Anemone

Flower Size:
Miniature - up to 4 inches (100 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:
Purple, Wine, Violet

Pruning:
Unknown - Tell us

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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2 neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral saya On Jan 25, 2009, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

Grower: van Dongen, 1998 (The Netherlands).

Neutral smiln32 On Jul 1, 2005, smiln32 from Oklahoma City, OK (Zone 7a) wrote:

Blooms from June until frost. Great for cut flowers. The center has a compact bunch of ruffled petals, then larger petals of a slightly different shade of lavender spread out behind it. Lovely.

Regional...

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

Corvallis, Oregon
Menasha, Wisconsin



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