Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Large (A): over 8 to 10 inches in diameter.
Form: Informal Decorative (ID)
Color: Light Blend (LB)
Year Introduced: 1994
Country of Origin: Canada
Hybridizer or Originator: Jack, D
ADS Classification Code: 2110

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 4-6 feet
Plant Spread: 18-36 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: white with purple tips
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

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Common names
  • Dahlia
  • Decorative Dahlia

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photo credit: Mark Twyning
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Dahlia 'Ferncliff Illusion'
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Date: 2013-10-20
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