Formal Decorative (Dahlia 'Crazy Legs') in the Dahlias Database

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Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Form: Novelty Fully Double (NX)
Stellar (ST)
Color: Orange (OR)
Year Introduced: 1990
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Gitts, N
ADS Classification Code: 7603

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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Plant Events from our members
Lilydaydreamer On April 18, 2016 Plant emerged
budded out - 2 tubers
Lilydaydreamer From August 30, 2015 to September 30, 2015 Bloomed
Blooming
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Mar 14, 2019 6:20 PM 778
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2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
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First bloom of 2015 (for me) by pirl Jul 29, 2015 9:21 AM 85
2014 Dahlias are in bloom by soilsandup Feb 9, 2015 6:17 PM 70

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