Dahlia 'Expert' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Small (BB): over 4 to 6 inches in diameter.
Form: Semi-Cactus (SC)
Color: Dark Pink (DP
Light Blend (LB)
Pink (PK)
Year Introduced: 1965
Country of Origin: Holland
Hybridizer or Originator: Bruidegom
ADS Classification Code: 3210

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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Need help with gifted dahlia by MargieNY Feb 10, 2018 5:11 PM 20
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
Please Help With Dahlias Problems by kousa Aug 29, 2016 5:51 AM 14
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
Bloom trouble by plantcollector Jun 17, 2016 3:28 PM 7
Getting ready for 2016 Dahlia season by mandolls Jun 11, 2016 4:36 AM 504
Does anyone grow dahlia in zone 8? by Deebie Nov 15, 2015 6:58 PM 6
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183
Pot Tubers by pirl May 15, 2015 8:24 PM 38
Growing dahlias from cuttings of the mother plant by pirl Mar 10, 2014 7:53 AM 15
fuzzy white mold recovery? by SRMc207 Jul 8, 2018 9:36 PM 18

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