Rocco Dahlia Plant
Rocco Dahlia Plant
Rocco Dahlia Plant
Rocco Dahlia Plant
Rocco Dahlia Plant
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Rocco Dahlia Plant

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- Pompon Dahlia

- Height: 12-18 inches

- Growing Zone: 2-11

- Exposure: Full Sun

- Bloom Time: July-September

- Every order comes complete with a large, Grade #1 bulb, premium fertilizer for rapid growth, and comprehensive planting instructions to ensure your success.

Plant Features

The Pompon Dahlia, 'Rocco', captivates with its boysenberry-hued globes, that as the season progresses, its deep purple blooms transition to a brighter shade, sometimes even revealing playful speckles. The robust stems not only support the abundance of these miniature wonders but also make them ideal for bouquets. Although the plants stand on the shorter end of the spectrum, their profusion of densely packed, inward-curving petals ensures they never go unnoticed, especially when cut and showcased.

Dahlia Plant Care: Wait until green sprouts emerge from the soil before watering. Then water deeply 2-3 times per week. Daily if in containers. Fertilize every 2 weeks for containers and every 3 weeks for soil grown. Use fertilizers that have a lower nitrogen count, generally half the amount of the other two on the NPK ratio. After frost has turned foliage brown, dig up the tubers and store them for the winter. 

Dahlia Companion Plants: Geranium, Salvia

Plant Characteristics
Mature Spread: 10-12 inches
Habit: Upright
Flower Color: Purple, Burgundy
Foliage Color: Green
Features: Cut Flower
Garden Styles: Container Garden, Cottage Garden, English Garden, Fall Garden, Therapeutic Garden
Plant Used for: Aesthetic Appeal, Borders and Edging, Focal Point, Texture
Pet Friendly: No
Plant Needs
Sunlight: 6+ hours
Overwinter Zones: 9, 10, 11
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil Properties: Well-drained
Fertilizer: Every other week
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