Dahlia, ‘Duet’ is a fabulous bicolor variety with deep red petals toward the heart of the bloom against crisp white at the tips. These are large, double flowers that are up to 5-6 inches wide. ‘Duet’ dahlia blooms in mid-summer and will produce flowers through the fall until frost! It’s a vigorous grower with many blooms throughout the season. This large-flowered Decorative type dahlia grows to 30-35″ tall. A classic award-winner, Dahlia ‘Duet’ has been a star performer in summer gardens since 1955. They look fantastic as part of a border and make exceptional cut flowers. By planting Dahlia ‘Duet’, you can expect butterflies and other pollinators flying around your garden or patio this Summer! This plant is supplied as a tuberous root.
Dahlias are a tender perennial that is vigorous and fast growing. Bulbs must be lifted from the ground in zones 7 and lower. They make an outstanding addition to the flower border or container garden. Flowers bloom the first year and add a lovely spot of color in the garden. Heat resistant, your Dahlias will bloom from mid-summer until frost. They are a welcome addition to the garden late in the season when other flowers are fading.
Consider using Dahlia for container gardening.
A Dahlia is also great for a container garden! It can be the large hero of this arrangement! You can add many other combinations of plants for sun to the mix, for a great look on porches and patios.