Dahlia 'Cha Cha Cha' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Form: Water Lily (WL)
Color: Dark Red (DR)
Year Introduced: 1961
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Johnson, S
ADS Classification Code: 7307

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
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Can anyone put a name to this Dahlia? by TreeClimber Dec 31, 2018 11:53 AM 7
Digging & Storing Dahlias, 2018 by frankrichards16 Dec 5, 2018 8:26 PM 2
Nov 21-26, 2018 sale at Swan Island Dahlias by frankrichards16 Nov 22, 2018 9:46 AM 0
Buying tubers by MeCasa Dec 21, 2018 9:14 PM 3
What do I do now? by Bluejeanne Oct 21, 2018 5:57 AM 3
Let's get critical... by frankrichards16 Nov 8, 2018 6:10 AM 4
Storm damage by UncleWill Oct 9, 2018 2:57 PM 3
Heirloom Dahlias by frankrichards16 Dec 31, 2018 12:05 PM 5
2018 Introductions by frankrichards16 Aug 12, 2018 6:23 AM 4
To Pinch or Not to Pinch by ErinGerg Jun 27, 2018 9:44 AM 4
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
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
Good supplier for latest introductions? by frankrichards16 Dec 28, 2017 6:55 PM 4
Dahlia form and color stats by frankrichards16 Dec 25, 2017 6:04 AM 2
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Jan 11, 2019 12:15 PM 752
Pinelands Prickles finally came around by frankrichards16 Sep 7, 2017 8:16 AM 1

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