Dahlia 'A J Blue' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Miniature (M): up to 4 inches in diameter.
Form: Formal Decorative (FD)
Color: Dark Pink (DP
Year Introduced: 1994
Country of Origin: Unknown
Hybridizer or Originator: Unknown
ADS Classification Code: 4005

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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September 26, 2015

We open the Dahlias Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, top comments, most thumbed images, and more!

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Do you plant dahlia varieties in multiple numbers? by pirl Mar 7, 2015 11:13 AM 36
Anyone buying dahlias in stores yet? by pirl Mar 21, 2015 10:24 AM 36
Dahlia cleanup time in Michigan by frankrichards16 Nov 2, 2014 9:24 PM 16
Anybody want free dahlias? St Patricks day daw. by Cantillon Aug 11, 2014 3:42 PM 43
Anyone ordering yet? by pirl Feb 27, 2014 10:11 PM 22
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