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Dahlia imperialis 'California Angel'
@ Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC

Dahlia imperialis 'California Angel'

Double White Tree Dahlia

Item #: 5935

Zones: 7b to 9b

Height: 96" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Central America

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
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(aka: Dahlia imperialis Double White) From the late California plantsman, Wayne Roderick, comes this unusual form of tree dahlia that we named in 2005. Just like the more commonly grown forms, this selection of the giant tree dahlia makes a clump of bamboo-like stems to 8' tall, topped with typical dahlia foliage on the top half. In mid-November, the clumps are topped with large double white flowers...just about the time of our first frost. Although we love the plant for its form in the garden, those of you with later first frost dates will also get to enjoy the flowers...and so will your hummingbirds.

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