Dahlia 'Jess' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Large (A): over 8 to 10 inches in diameter.
Form: Straight Cactus (C)
Color: Orange (OR)
Year Introduced: 2000
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Simmons, G
ADS Classification Code: 1303

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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It's about that time... by frankrichards16 Nov 8, 2017 9:11 PM 48
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
Sad to see them go by designerdonna Oct 21, 2015 8:28 PM 10
Dahlia sellers/traders on ATP by scflowers Dec 21, 2015 6:24 AM 39
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
Do you seem to gravitate towards a certain classification? by Kabby Feb 11, 2015 7:48 AM 32
Out of storage! by frankrichards16 Jul 30, 2014 5:13 AM 10
Anybody want free dahlias? St Patricks day daw. by Cantillon Aug 11, 2014 3:42 PM 43
Digging & Storing Dahlias by frankrichards16 Apr 17, 2014 7:24 PM 40

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