Dahlia 'Citron du Cap' in the Dahlias Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Lemon Cap

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Medium (B): over 6 to 8 inches in diameter.
Form: Laciniated (V)
Color: Yellow (Y)
Year Introduced: 2001
Country of Origin: South Africa
Hybridizer or Originator: Higgo
ADS Classification Code: 2502
ADS Ribbons: 23

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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Date: 2015-10-16
By Lucichar
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Date: 2014-09-12
By Paul2032
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Location: Lily fence - full sunDate: 2008-0825
By pirl
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Location: Outside The ParkDate: 2010-0804
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Photo Courtesy of Lynch Creek Farms.
By Joy
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Date: 2014-09-12
By Paul2032
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Location: Winlock WA.Date: August 2016
By CLC70
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Date: 2012-10-30Courtesy Alpha Dahlias
By vic
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Photo Courtesy of Lynch Creek Farms.
By Joy
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Location: BasementDate: 2015-04-24Tuber just planted.
By pirl
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Photo courtesy of Swan Island Dahlias. Used with permission.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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