Dahlia 'It's a Ten' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Miniature (M): up to 4 inches in diameter.
Form: Formal Decorative (FD)
Color: White (W)
Year Introduced: 1993
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Rademachir
ADS Classification Code: 4001

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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September 26, 2015

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Stem Shriveled/Collapsed on Itself by ErinGerg May 22, 2018 10:39 AM 5
Dahlias for heat and humidity? by UncleWill Feb 26, 2018 11:42 AM 5
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
determining viability of tubers in the spring by PuzzlerBob Nov 30, 2017 6:13 PM 11
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 May 24, 2018 4:37 PM 143
American Dahlia Society database by frankrichards16 Nov 13, 2017 2:21 PM 3
Tree Dahlias and hybrid tree dahlias... anyone? by muffin Jan 12, 2018 11:21 PM 4
Identification by Yarrick Sep 26, 2017 3:50 PM 7
Can anyone id this one? by mistyfog Sep 20, 2017 10:13 PM 2
Can you identify this dahlia? by keycolony Aug 26, 2017 5:44 AM 3
Small dahlias by frankrichards16 Oct 31, 2017 9:55 AM 10
Dahlias in south florida by joso61 Sep 11, 2017 9:34 AM 10
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
Help with Dahlia Bud -Black spots by Eknackstedt May 25, 2017 12:58 PM 1
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168
How well do tomato cages work as dahlia supports? by pirl Feb 10, 2017 11:36 AM 5

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