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Cambridge Dinnerplate Dahlia

Dinnerplate Dahlia Cambridge
SKU: HC008715
per Bag of 3
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Dinner Plate Dahlia ‘Cambridge’ has 8-10 inch double yellow flowers stippled and streaked with red, resembling a giant, sunny bloom spun through with red paint. This plant grows to a stately 36-40 inches, making it a great choice for mid-summer color where height is desired. Plant tubers in the spring in compost enriched garden soil once the soil has warmed. Dahlias need full sun (at least 6 hours/day). Enjoy flowers from mid-summer through fall. Great as cut flowers, pollinators love them too. Hardy in zones 8-10. Grow as annuals elsewhere.

key features
Botanical Name
Dinnerplate Dahlia Cambridge
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10, Zone 11
Hardiness Zone
Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10, Zone 11
Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy To Grow, Long Bloom Time, Cut Flowers, Container Planting
Soil Moisture
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height
36-40" tall
Bloom Time
Mid summer until frost


Eye candy for the mid-summer garden, Dinner Plate Dahlia ‘Cambridge’ will add pizazz to your yard with its dinner plate sized double blooms. At 8-10 inches across, these flowers are true standouts. Creamy to bright yellow petals shot through with bright red accents, they are among the tallest of the Dahlia genus at 36-40 inches tall.

Dinner Plate Dahlia ‘Cambridge’ looks elegant in a cutting garden where it can show off its mid-summer color. Agastache, Helianthus and ornamental grasses make nice companions. Hardy in zones 8-10. Grow as annuals elsewhere.