PlantsDahliasDahlia 'Unwins Mix'

Also sold as:
Unwin Mix
Unwin Bedding Mix
Unwin's Mix

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Miniature (M): up to 4 inches in diameter.
Color: Dark Pink (DP
Dark Red (DR)
Lavender (L)
Orange (OR)
Pink (PK)
Red (R)
White (W)
Yellow (Y)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 50-60 cm as annual
Plant Spread: 30-40 cm as annual
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
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


Celebrating Dahlias!Celebrating Dahlias!
By dave on September 26, 2015

We open the Dahlias Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, top comments, most thumbed images, and more!

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Posted by Hemophobic (Concord, NC (zone 7)) on Sep 5, 2015 11:22 AM

Frankly, I love these smaller dahlias. I planted some several years ago from seeds labeled as Unwin's Dwarf
and they bloomed beautifully and returned, so I'm planting more.

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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On April 27, 2019 Miscellaneous Event
It's never bloomed
piksihk On March 14, 2017 Seeds sown
old seeds/pot
piksihk On October 3, 2015 Obtained plant
diane started seeds;
piksihk On May 1, 2015 Plant emerged
piksihk On November 1, 2014 Bloomed
piksihk On October 18, 2014 Obtained plant
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Dahlia (Dahlia 'Unwins Mix') by virginiarose Feb 28, 2012 3:49 PM 2

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