Pompon Dahlia (Dahlia 'Tommy Keith') in the Dahlias Database

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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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Location: Southeast MIDate: August
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Posted by jvdubb (48036 MI - Zone 6b) on Aug 22, 2014 6:05 PM

My first year growing this dahlia. I started it in a pot and transplanted it out in June because we still had frost in May this year. The first bloom had very little white mixed in with the red, but subsequent blooms had a nice mix.

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2014 dahlia season has begun by soilsandup Nov 25, 2014 6:17 PM 102
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