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Dahlia 'Arabian Night' (Dahlia 'Arabian Night')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Intermediate
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
3 hours care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
1m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.5m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
1-2 years
To maturity
Toxic - All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested and may irriitate skin.
Toxic - All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested and may irriitate skin.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Dahlia 'Arabian Night'

Other names: Dahlia 'Arabian Night'

Genus: Dahlia Dahlia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Arabian Night' _ 'Arabian Night' is an herbaceous perennial, with double, velvety dark crimson (almost black) flowers with incurved petals throughout summer.


Dahlia 'Arabian Night' is: Deciduous

Flower: Dark-red in Summer; Dark-red in Autumn

Foliage: Dark-red, Dark-green, Black in Summer

Habit: Clump-forming

Toxicity: All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested and may irriitate skin.

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Capsid bug , Caterpillars , Earwigs , Glasshouse red spider mite Aphids , Capsid bug , Caterpillars , Earwigs , Glasshouse red spider mite

General care

Pruning: Deadhead to prolong flowering. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Dahlia 'Arabian Night' (Dahlia 'Arabian Night') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.5m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders

Cultivation: Grow in a fertile, humus-rich well-drained soil in full sun.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3)


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Botanical name: Dahlia 'Arabian Night'

Other names: Dahlia 'Arabian Night'

Genus: Dahlia Dahlia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Arabian Night' _ 'Arabian Night' is an herbaceous perennial, with double, velvety dark crimson (almost black) flowers with incurved petals throughout summer.


Dahlia 'Arabian Night' is: Deciduous

Flower: Dark-red in Summer; Dark-red in Autumn

Foliage: Dark-red, Dark-green, Black in Summer

Habit: Clump-forming

Toxicity: All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested and may irriitate skin.

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Capsid bug , Caterpillars , Earwigs , Glasshouse red spider mite

General care

Pruning: Deadhead to prolong flowering. REGISTER to read more...


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Dahlia 'Arabian Night' (Dahlia 'Arabian Night') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.5m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders

Cultivation: Grow in a fertile, humus-rich well-drained soil in full sun.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3)


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