Prides Corner Farms

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Annual

Dahlia 'Purple Gem'

Purple Gem Cactus Dahlia

  • Spiky purple flowers all season
  • Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
  • Deep red stems
  • Petals mature to lavender
  • Great for borders or containers

One of the best Dahlias for cutting, 'Purple Gem' boasts 5" violet-blue flowers with tightly quilled petals and deep red stems. As the blossoms mature, the tips of the petals fade to soft silvery lavender. Excellent in for border plantings or in a container for summer-long color. Hummingbird and Butterfly magnet!

Container
Container
Fast Growing
Fast Growing
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Summer Bloomer
Summer Bloomer
Blooms all Season
Blooms all Season
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained
Average Water
Average Water

Characteristics and Attributes

Annual

Dahlia 'Purple Gem'

Purple Gem Cactus Dahlia

  • Spiky purple flowers all season
  • Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
  • Deep red stems
  • Petals mature to lavender
  • Great for borders or containers

One of the best Dahlias for cutting, 'Purple Gem' boasts 5" violet-blue flowers with tightly quilled petals and deep red stems. As the blossoms mature, the tips of the petals fade to soft silvery lavender. Excellent in for border plantings or in a container for summer-long color. Hummingbird and Butterfly magnet!

Container
Container
Fast Growing
Fast Growing
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Summer Bloomer
Summer Bloomer
Blooms all Season
Blooms all Season
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained
Average Water
Average Water

Characteristics and Attributes