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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What are favorite dahlias by MargieNY Feb 16, 2018 6:31 PM 9
Staking Dahlia's by MargieNY Feb 18, 2018 8:55 AM 42
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 Feb 12, 2018 12:30 AM 32
Pinelands Prickles finally came around by frankrichards16 Sep 7, 2017 8:16 AM 1
Seed dahlia (picture) by Jai_Ganesha Sep 15, 2017 5:36 AM 6
Small dahlias by frankrichards16 Oct 31, 2017 9:55 AM 10
Not Spartacus! by frankrichards16 Aug 24, 2017 8:13 AM 2
Dahlia 'Purplicious', 2017 by frankrichards16 Sep 23, 2017 7:25 AM 4
Spartacus never fails to impress by frankrichards16 Aug 12, 2017 4:17 PM 0
Dahlia 'Speckled Tim', 2017 by frankrichards16 Aug 10, 2017 3:17 PM 1
looking for a close-enough named cultivar by Jai_Ganesha Jul 26, 2017 7:32 PM 4
Identifying hardy dahlias (Zone 7b-8a) by GenXNEGeorgia Jul 12, 2017 7:16 AM 5
Stooling Dahlias by islander Jul 12, 2017 8:54 PM 14
It's about that time... by frankrichards16 Nov 8, 2017 9:11 PM 48
If you were to choose just 3 of your Favorite, what would they be? by islander Jun 4, 2017 8:33 AM 17
Selling your extra dahlias. by CLC70 May 28, 2017 1:00 PM 3
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168

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