Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Large (A): over 8 to 10 inches in diameter.
Form: Semi-Cactus (SC)
Color: Variegated (V)
Year Introduced: 1992
Country of Origin: USA
Hybridizer or Originator: Senior, M.

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Mostly white with red or dark purple streaks, speckles, and blotches
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Propagation: Seeds: 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

Common names
  • Dahlia

Photo Gallery
Location: Zone 5
Date: 2011-10-12
Location: Zone 5
Date: 2011-10-14
Location: Zone 5
Date: 2011-10-12
Location: Northeast, Ohio
Date: 2013-09-05
Uploaded by JBarstool

photo credit: Mark Twyning
Discussion Threads about this plant
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Identified Dahlia by Fleur569 Sep 28, 2015 9:46 PM 0

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