- Light Requirement is Full Sun
- Height 15-18 Inches
- Width 12-18 Inches
- Use as a thriller when using in containers
- Large blooms from early spring to the first frost!
- Growing Zones 9 - 11
For glorious color from planting to frost, choose this dazzling dahlia. The large blooms are colored in vibrant shades of orange. Its upright habit grows 15-18 inches high. This is an easy-care, long-blooming beauty.
Dalina Grande Tequila will attract butterflies to your garden. Interestingly, dahlias were first cultivated by the Aztecs. They get their name from an 18th century Swedish botanist, Andreas Dahl. Perfect for a combination container, this flower makes a fantastic thriller. A mass planting will provide continuous color.
Dalina Grande Tequila Dahlia Care
For best results, plant in full sun in light, fertile, well-drained soil. If you have heavy soil such as clay, add some compost. Dahlias benefit from a 5-10-5 fertilizer once a month. Deadhead the spent flowers to extend the bloom.
You can overwinter dahlias: After frost, dig up the clump, trim the stalks, shake off loose dirt and allow to dry for 1-2 days. Wrap in newspaper and place in a box, label, and store in a cool dry place.
Dalina Grande Tequila Dahlia Spacing
Space plants at least 12-18 inches, center on center, in the landscape.
Dalina Grande Tequila Dahlia Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 9-11
|Flower Color(s): Orange, Peach, Yellow
|Flower Description: Large Orange Flowers With Hints Of Peach & Yellow
|Bloom Period: Planting To Frost
|Foliage Color(s) Green
|Light Exposure: Full Sun
|Height Class: Medium
|Height: 15-18 Inches
|Spread: 12-18 Inches
|Spacing: 12-18 Inches
|Drought Tolerant: No
|Container Role: Thriller
|Use Types: Container, Landscape
|Features: Cut Flower, Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer, Large Flowers, Low Maintenance, Pollinator Attractor
|Scientific Name: Dahlia hybrid 'Grande Tequila'
|Common Name: Dalina® Grande Tequila Dahlia
|Plant Type: Annual
|Brand: Proven Selections
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.