Dahlia 'Alfred C' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Giant (AA): over 10 inches in diameter.
Form: Semi-Cactus (SC)
Color: Orange (OR)
Year Introduced: 1974
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Almand
ADS Classification Code: 203
ADS Ribbons: 18
ADS Medals: H

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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Dahlia Alfred C. by pirl Sep 19, 2019 8:41 PM 0
2020 Dahlia Season by SulliO Dec 1, 2020 10:03 AM 1,349
Dahlias in Zone 6 in 2019 by Jilllove Sep 26, 2019 7:02 AM 13
List Your Favorite "Oranges" by TreeClimber Dec 7, 2019 8:33 PM 7
2019 Dahlias by pirl Dec 14, 2019 8:45 AM 827
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Apr 21, 2019 7:25 PM 789
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Planted our Dahlias this evening! by riverman123 May 15, 2015 9:19 AM 21

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