318 Pins 4y
The large 6 inch glowing red flowers of this crimson beauty are hard to resist, hence the name. The subtle blue undertones of the ruby petals and long stems make them a striking addition to flower arrangements.Details Flower Type: Semi Cactus Height: 4.5’ Site: Full Sun Days to Maturity: 80-100 days Plant Spacing: 12-18” Pinch: When plants are 12” tallHarvesting/Vase Life Cut when blooms are three-quarters of the way open, but not overly ripe. To do this, check the back of each flower he...
Marble Ball Dahlia
A ball-shaped, fully double flower with petals that curiously curve and spiral inward. Magnificent, variegated petals of white and purple make this Marble Ball the perfect choice for the long-season garden. We’ve tested this theory and agree: multi-colored blooms create the illusion of ‘freshness’ longer than their single-hued counterparts, as they disguise the discoloration that can come with aging and fading. (Dahlia)
Eucomis 'Leia' (Leia Pineapple Lily). "The fast-offsetting rosettes eventually form a 15" wide compact clump topped, starting in early July [in N.C.], with 10" spikes of dark pink-lavender buds, opening to equally saturated flowers. Eucomis 'Leia' is a truly stunning breakthrough in pineapple lily breeding.” Zone: 7-10; Height: 10"; Light: Sun; Origin: South Africa.