Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Giant (AA): over 10 inches in diameter.
Form: Semi-Cactus (SC)
Color: Dark Blend (DB)
Year Introduced: 2004
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Gitts, N
ADS Classification Code: 213

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
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
  • Cactus Dahlia

Photo Gallery

Date: 2013-09-13
Location: Omaha, NE
Date: September 2017

Date: 2015-09-18

Date: 2015-09-10

Photo courtesy of Swan Island Dahlias. Used with permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Lynch Creek Farms.
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Photo Courtesy of Lynch Creek Farms.
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Date: 2014-09-08

Date: 2014-09-08

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