PlantsDahliasDahlia 'Spartacus'

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Dahlia
Give a thumbs up Informal Decorative Dahlia
Give a thumbs up Large Decorative Dahlia

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Large (A): over 8 to 10 inches in diameter.
Form: Informal Decorative (ID)
Color: Dark Red (DR)
Year Introduced: 1993
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Senior, M
ADS Classification Code: 1107
ADS Ribbons: 149
ADS Medals: DHJ

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
Resistances: Deer Resistant
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
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Great Shot! by Wes Aug 23, 2014 12:00 AM 0
What's everyone been buying for dahlias in 2021? by ScarletTricycle Jan 16, 2021 12:59 PM 44
2020 Dahlia Photo Contest by KFredenburg Jul 23, 2020 4:37 PM 70
Need help identifying by ScarletTricycle Jun 11, 2020 8:46 AM 5
2020 Dahlia Season by SulliO Dec 24, 2020 1:49 PM 1,351
2020 shopping yet? by pirl May 15, 2020 3:17 PM 63
2019 Dahlias by pirl Dec 14, 2019 8:45 AM 827
Last man standing, 2018 by frankrichards16 Apr 19, 2018 12:21 PM 1
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Apr 21, 2019 7:25 PM 789
Not Spartacus! by frankrichards16 Aug 24, 2017 8:13 AM 2
Spartacus never fails to impress by frankrichards16 Aug 12, 2017 4:17 PM 0
Stooling Dahlias by islander Jul 12, 2017 8:54 PM 14
It's about that time... by frankrichards16 Nov 8, 2017 9:11 PM 48
If you were to choose just 3 of your Favorite, what would they be? by islander Jun 4, 2017 8:33 AM 17
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
What 2016 Additions Are YOU Most Excited About? by LizinElizabeth Apr 1, 2016 6:28 PM 43
Growing Tall/Cutting type Dahlias in Pots/Containers by HoosierHarvester Oct 5, 2017 2:56 PM 13
What Are Your Top 5 Favorites This Year? by kousa Oct 1, 2015 9:59 AM 45
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183
First bloom of 2015 (for me) by pirl Jul 29, 2015 9:21 AM 85

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