Cactus Dahlia (Dahlia 'Star's Favorite') in the Dahlias Database

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Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Medium (B): over 6 to 8 inches in diameter.
Form: Incurved Cactus (IC)
Color: Light Blend (LB)
Pink (PK)
Year Introduced: 1987
Country of Origin: Unknown
Hybridizer or Originator: Unknown
ADS Classification Code: 2410

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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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
2019 Dahlias by pirl Dec 14, 2019 8:45 AM 828
Let's get critical... by frankrichards16 Nov 8, 2018 6:10 AM 4
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Apr 21, 2019 7:25 PM 789
If you were to choose just 3 of your Favorite, what would they be? by islander Jun 4, 2017 8:33 AM 17
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
My favorite dahlia is.... by frankrichards16 Apr 16, 2016 9:50 AM 17
Who has ordered dahlias for 2016? by pirl May 25, 2016 6:15 AM 118
Lets introduce ourselves 2016 by mandolls May 7, 2016 12:48 PM 137
Getting ready for 2016 Dahlia season by mandolls Jun 11, 2016 4:36 AM 504
Dahlia naming by frankrichards16 Sep 19, 2015 9:07 AM 3
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183
Do you seem to gravitate towards a certain classification? by Kabby Feb 11, 2015 7:48 AM 32
2014 Dahlias are in bloom by soilsandup Feb 9, 2015 6:17 PM 70
Dahlias I'm getting for 2014... post yours by GordonHawk Jan 11, 2014 4:11 PM 48
Dahlias.... Perennials, or not? by Polymerous Dec 10, 2013 6:59 PM 60

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