Dahlia 'Arabian Night' Bulb

A Decorative Dahlia with Huge, Breathtaking Blooms
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Features to Note


8 - 11

Mature Height

4 Feet

Mature Width

24 IN

Light Requirements

Full Sun

Moisture Requirements

Moist, well-drained

Soil Tolerance

Normal, loamy, Clay

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range
8 - 11
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The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatibility range of this variety before ordering.


Plant Dahlia 'Arabian Night' in early spring, and in midsummer to late fall, typically to first frost, it blooms in masses of large (up to 4-inch), dark velvety red—verging on black—fully double flowers with incurved petals and small green bracts in their center but with no visible central disc. Borne on long, sturdy stems, the highly decorative blooms attract butterflies and hummingbirds to the garden and make excellent cut flowers.

A Dahlia hybrid, commonly called dahlia, 'Arabian Night' is a clump-forming perennial with an upright habit. It's a great container and garden plant, nice in beds and the middle of the border. 'Arabian Night' makes a stunning specimen but is shown to best effect when massed or grouped.

Dahlia grows best in sunny locations with fertile, humus-rich, well-draining soil, protected from strong winds. The plant tolerates clay, loam, and sandy soils with a neutral, acidic, or alkaline pH. During the growing season, dahlia should be kept consistently moist and never allowed to dry out. Pinching out growing tips encourages a bushy plant. Deadheading spent flowers promotes additional blooms. This plant is not pet friendly.


Item Form: Bulb
Bulb Pack Size: Pack of 1
Genus: Dahlia
Species: hybrid
Variety: 'Arabian Night'
Category: Bulbs
Habit: Upright
USDA Zone Low: 8
USDA Zone High: 11
Bloom Color: Red
Max Bloom Size: 4.000000
Bloom Season Start: Mid Summer
Bloom Season End: Late Fall
Foliage Color: Dark Green
Characteristics: Award Winner, Butterfly Lovers, Double Blooms, Easy Care Plants, Hummingbird Lovers, Repeat Bloomer
Uses: Beds, Border, Containers, Cut Flowers, Fall Color
Zone: 8, 9, 10, 11
State Shipping Restrictions: GU, PR, VI
Shipping Method Restrictions: none
Discount Exempt: No



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