PlantsDahliasDahlia 'Summer Rain'

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Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Medium (B): over 6 to 8 inches in diameter.
Form: Informal Decorative (ID)
Color: Bronze (BR)
Year Introduced: 2005
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Larkin/Zydner
ADS Classification Code: 2111
ADS Ribbons: 17

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

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The 2014 All Things Plants Top 25 Summer Bulbs and TubersThe 2014 All Things Plants Top 25 Summer Bulbs and Tubers
By dave on May 17, 2014

What a fun and diverse group of plants! Come on in and check out the report of the top 25 most active summer bulbs and tuber entries in our plants database. You will be surprised at some of the plants that made the list!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My Dahlias Terrace - 2020 Italy by grahambond Jul 8, 2020 12:59 PM 32
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
2019 Dahlias by pirl Dec 14, 2019 8:45 AM 827
Dahlias in the rain in Gig Harbor, Wa. by PamelaJanovich Oct 30, 2018 4:16 AM 2
Watering practices for Dahlias by ErinGerg Jun 28, 2018 11:44 AM 3
Need help with gifted dahlia by MargieNY Feb 10, 2018 5:11 PM 20
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Apr 21, 2019 7:25 PM 789
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
How Are Your Dahlias Doing/Growing? by kousa Dec 23, 2018 10:34 PM 254
My favorite dahlia is.... by frankrichards16 Apr 16, 2016 9:50 AM 17
Lets introduce ourselves 2016 by mandolls May 7, 2016 12:48 PM 137
Getting ready for 2016 Dahlia season by mandolls Jun 11, 2016 4:36 AM 504
Late Summer Pruning for Dahlias? by kousa Oct 4, 2015 6:02 PM 1
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183
2014 dahlia season has begun by soilsandup Nov 25, 2014 6:17 PM 102
Dahlias by gemini_sage Jan 13, 2014 9:33 AM 64
Dahlias.... Perennials, or not? by Polymerous Dec 10, 2013 6:59 PM 60

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