These unusual dahlia species are really worth mentioning and should not be overlooked by the gardener. Why? Because these beauties offer masses of stunning flower colors that contrast strikingly with their deep mahogany to black foliage. Effect in the garden guaranteed! Here is the roster of these most popular beauties.
Dahlias with Dark Foliage
While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.
|Hardiness||8 – 11|
|Heat Zones||1 – 11|
|Climate Zones||1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 20, 22, 23, 24|
|Plant Type||Bulbs, Perennials|
|Season of Interest||
(Early, Mid, Late)
|Soil Type||Clay, Loam, Sand|
|Soil Ph||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Soil Drainage||Moist but Well-Drained|
|Characteristics||Cut Flowers, Showy|
|Landscaping Ideas||Beds and Borders, Patio and Containers|
|Garden Styles||City and Courtyard, Cutting Garden, Informal and Cottage|