Full Bloom... I don't think the info was correct on the package, this is not dinnerplate sized, but it's the first bloom.
Lovely, strong-stemmed draping large bloom in lilac pink. Very sturdy against wind and rain.
About full grown, awaiting buds!
Begining to bloom.
Leaves close up
Extreme close-up of the bloom!
Bud with 'wings'
Blooming in late August
A little more purple than this photo
Lilac Time 6-8" blooms of true lavender on great stems.
Picture taken Sept 09
Commonly mislabelled, I think. This version has the bluish-lavender cast that is lovely.
Dahlia Lilac Time