Dahlia 'Bloom's Ray' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Small (BB): over 4 to 6 inches in diameter.
Form: Straight Cactus (C)
Color: Bronze (BR)
Year Introduced: 1986
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Bloom
ADS Classification Code: 3311

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

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
determining viability of tubers in the spring by PuzzlerBob Nov 30, 2017 6:13 PM 11
It's about that time... by frankrichards16 Nov 8, 2017 9:11 PM 48
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
How Are Your Dahlias Doing/Growing? by kousa Sep 21, 2016 7:27 AM 251
Lets introduce ourselves 2016 by mandolls May 7, 2016 12:48 PM 137
Getting ready for 2016 Dahlia season by mandolls Jun 11, 2016 4:36 AM 504
Dahlia sellers/traders on ATP by scflowers Dec 21, 2015 6:24 AM 39
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183
First bloom of 2015 (for me) by pirl Jul 29, 2015 9:21 AM 85
Dahlias in Michigan .... newbie questions by Tree_climber Feb 12, 2015 8:29 PM 29
Do you seem to gravitate towards a certain classification? by Kabby Feb 11, 2015 7:48 AM 32
Pot Tubers by pirl May 15, 2015 8:24 PM 38
Lindisfarne Dahlia Show by gwhizz Mar 25, 2014 9:26 AM 5
Anybody want free dahlias? St Patricks day daw. by Cantillon Aug 11, 2014 3:42 PM 43
Dahlias by gemini_sage Jan 13, 2014 9:33 AM 64

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