Dahlia Cafe au Lait Royal

Dahlia Cafe au Lait Royal

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Shipping Window for this product: 3/12 - 6/8/19


The scoop on Dahlia Cafe au Lait Royal

Taking the genetics of super-popular dahlia Cafe au Lait to the next generation, here's Cafe au Lait Royal. This new introduction exhibits the same graceful wavy petals of it's close relative and similar color variations, but with more pink. This dahlia has already claimed a spot in our test gardens this season. Can't wait!

Why Grow Dinner Plate Dahlias?

  • Few flowers offer the color and form diversity of dahlias
  • Dinnerplate dahlias are garden showgirls; flashy, sensational and thrilling.
  • Pinch young plants to produce bushier plants and the biggest blooms; see Dahlia Planting Guide for tips

Note: Cafe au Lait blooms in a range of shades; ivory, light pink, mocha and more. This new sibling, Cafe au Lait Royal also varies. Circle back for fresh-from-the-garden photos in 2020, after we've grown, trialed and photographed this new intro in our own gardens.

Dahlia tubers can be saved, divided and shared. Click on the Dahlia Planting Guide button, right, for details and growing tips.

Botanical Name: Dahlia
Common Name: Dahlia Cafe au Lait Rose
Growing Zones: Grow in zones 4-8S/9W, lift and store tubers indoors for winter where ground freezes
Sun/Shade: Full sun, 3/4 day sun in south
Flowers: Sister to Cafe au Lait; excellent for garden color and cutting
Flower Color: Varying shades of rose
Height: 4-5 feet tall
Plant/Bulb Size: #1 multi-eyed tuber/bulb clumps
Season: Summer into fall
Bloom Timing: Mid-summer through frost