Dahlia 'A-One' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Pompon (P): up to 2 inches in diameter.
Color: Pink (PK)

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

Stake the DahliasStake the Dahlias
September 29, 2015

I grew up loving wildflowers, their little blooms, their foliage, their purpose in life. They seemed to grow and bloom with absolutely no care or attention. I discovered quite early that none of that was true for my mother's prized dahlias. They had to be staked and tied and needed daily care. I wasn't very fond of a plant whose bloom was too heavy for the stalk it grew on.

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What do I do now? by Bluejeanne Oct 15, 2018 6:37 PM 1
Let's get critical... by frankrichards16 Oct 13, 2018 6:10 PM 2
Storm damage by UncleWill Oct 9, 2018 2:57 PM 3
Dahlias in the Southeastern US? by scvirginia Oct 14, 2018 10:22 AM 4
Heirloom Dahlias by frankrichards16 Aug 30, 2018 12:30 PM 2
2018 Introductions by frankrichards16 Aug 12, 2018 6:23 AM 4
No name dahlia by MargieNY Jul 15, 2018 11:04 PM 3
Thrip damage? by ErinGerg Jul 9, 2018 2:01 PM 2
Watering practices for Dahlias by ErinGerg Jun 28, 2018 11:44 AM 3
To Pinch or Not to Pinch by ErinGerg Jun 27, 2018 9:44 AM 4
30% off at Swan Island started today! by frankrichards16 May 28, 2018 8:55 PM 2
Animal who cuts leaves? by A1y55a Jun 4, 2018 5:48 PM 3
Stem Shriveled/Collapsed on Itself by ErinGerg May 22, 2018 10:39 AM 5
flowers covered by foliage by pinkruffles Apr 27, 2018 7:39 PM 2
Last man standing, 2018 by frankrichards16 Apr 19, 2018 12:21 PM 1
Didn't think it was possible by signet Apr 15, 2018 10:36 AM 3
Dahlias for heat and humidity? by UncleWill Feb 26, 2018 11:42 AM 5
What are favorite dahlias by MargieNY Feb 26, 2018 7:03 AM 12
Staking Dahlias by MargieNY Mar 5, 2018 10:40 AM 56
Need help with gifted dahlia by MargieNY Feb 10, 2018 5:11 PM 20

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