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PlantFiles: Cactus Dahlia
Dahlia 'Nuit D'Ete'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Nuit D'Ete
Hybridized by Chevalier; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1970

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Cactus (straight)

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

Bloom Color:
Red, Dark Red

Do not disbud

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)


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

Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

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

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

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
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Neutral saya On Feb 3, 2009, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

AKA 'Nuit d'Été'/ 'Nuit d'Eté' (transl. summer night).


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

Mercer, Pennsylvania

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