PlantsDahliasDahlia 'Duet'

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Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Medium (B): over 6 to 8 inches in diameter.
Form: Formal Decorative (FD)
Color: Bicolor (BI)
Dark Red (DR)
Year Introduced: 1955
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Scott
ADS Classification Code: 2015

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Other: Propagate by taking cuttings of newly emerged shoots
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Garden Tours:  Valleylynn, Lynn SmithGarden Tours: Valleylynn, Lynn Smith
By Sharon on November 12, 2011

Let's take a trip this week to Oregon and visit the lovely gardens created by Lynn Smith and her husband, Cliff. It's always fun to step out of our own climate to see what grows well in another, and sometimes it's even more fun to see what our climates have in common. You are going to love what you see!

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Location: The ParkDate: 2014-0830
By pirl
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Location: Mentor on the LakeDate: 2018-09-04
By Samlav
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Location: Wilmington, Delaware USADate: 2018-10-05
By Gerris2
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Location: The ParkDate: 2014-0830
By pirl
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Location: WADate: SummerI love the variation, sometimes it is more white and sometimes it
By cocoajuno
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Location: Van Buren, MODate: 2017-06-07
By DraDiana
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Location: The ParkDate: 2014-0830
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Location: Van Buren, MODate: 2017-06-09Night time flash photo.
By DraDiana
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Location: Lake Macquarie, N.S.W., AustraliaDate: 2018-01-10
By carolem
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Location: Wilmington, Delaware USADate: 2018-10-05
By Gerris2
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Location: The ParkDate: 2014-09-20
By pirl
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Box store purchase
By GaNinFl
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Date: 2011-08-30Courtesy Alpha Dahlias
By vic
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Location: The ParkDate: 2014-0830
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Location: The ParkDate: 2014-0830
By pirl
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Location: Wilmington, Delaware USADate: 2018-10-02
By Gerris2
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Location: Wilmington, Delaware USADate: 2019-11-02Last bloom of the year
By Gerris2
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Date: 2016-09-16
By Paul2032
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Location: Windsor/DetroitDate: 2016-07-16Dahlia "Duet".  Grown on patio, facing northwest, July blooming a
By Ambrose
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Dahlia ID Assistance? by sharonwildvo May 8, 2021 7:03 AM 1
2021 Dahlia Season by ScarletTricycle Oct 28, 2021 1:31 PM 2,978
2020 Dahlia Season by SulliO Feb 25, 2021 8:08 AM 1,355
2020 shopping yet? by pirl May 15, 2020 3:17 PM 63
2019 Dahlias by pirl Dec 14, 2019 8:45 AM 827
Can anyone id this one? by mistyfog Sep 20, 2017 10:13 PM 2
Identifying hardy dahlias (Zone 7b-8a) by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 12, 2017 7:16 AM 5
If you were to choose just 3 of your Favorite, what would they be? by islander Jun 4, 2017 8:33 AM 17
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
How Are Your Dahlias Doing/Growing? by kousa Dec 23, 2018 10:34 PM 254
Stunted growth in dahlias by hampartsum Jan 11, 2016 2:37 PM 6
Getting ready for 2016 Dahlia season by mandolls Jun 11, 2016 4:36 AM 504
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183
First bloom of 2015 (for me) by pirl Jul 29, 2015 9:21 AM 85
Anyone buying dahlias in stores yet? by pirl Mar 21, 2015 10:24 AM 36
2014 Dahlias are in bloom by soilsandup Feb 9, 2015 6:17 PM 70
What are your best bloomers?? by virginiarose Jan 19, 2014 5:33 PM 52
Dahlias! by crittergarden Oct 31, 2013 10:37 AM 59

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