Dahlia 'Duet' in the Dahlias Database

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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
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: 7-21
Depth to plant seed: 1/4 inch
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
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
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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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
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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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