Dahlia 'Enchantress' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Large (A): over 8 to 10 inches in diameter.
Form: Informal Decorative (ID)
Semi-Cactus (SC)
Water Lily (WL)
Color: Light Blend (LB)
Orange (OR)
Red (R)
Year Introduced: 1993
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Hacek
ADS Classification Code: 1106

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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Location: The ParkDate: 2014-06-15In the process of being planted.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Jun 24, 2018 4:39 PM 213
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
Who has ordered dahlias for 2016? by pirl May 25, 2016 6:15 AM 118
What Are Your Top 5 Favorites This Year? by kousa Oct 1, 2015 9:59 AM 45
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

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