Belonging to the Dahlia genus (Dahlia pinnata 'Loretta'), Loretta is a variety of Dinner Plate Dahlia. This variety is a Flower that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Loretta is known for growing to a height of approximately 90.0 cm (that's 2.93 feet in imperial).
Being a fairly low maintenance plant, Loretta Dinner Plate Dahlia is normally quite easy to grow provided a minimum level of care is given throughout the year. It will be helpful to note the correct soil, sun and water needs of this plant to ensure that this plant thrives.
This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Loretta have been kindly provided by our members.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Loretta about 60 days before your last frost date.
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