Dahlia 'La Del' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Small (BB): over 4 to 6 inches in diameter.
Form: Incurved Cactus (IC)
Color: Flame Blend (FL)
Year Introduced: 1975
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Lundgren
ADS Classification Code: 3412

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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To Pinch or Not to Pinch by ErinGerg Jun 23, 2018 1:07 PM 2
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Amending the soil in my dahlia bed. Any ideas? by CLC70 Nov 29, 2015 8:06 AM 5
Getting ready for 2016 Dahlia season by mandolls Jun 11, 2016 4:36 AM 504
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Hello! Absolutely New Dahlia Addict Introducing Herself.... by LizinElizabeth Apr 16, 2016 10:00 AM 40
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183
Are my Dahlias gonna be OK...??? by riverman123 Feb 14, 2016 3:18 PM 11
Growers Survey - Dahlias as Cut Flowers by mandolls Mar 9, 2015 5:43 PM 8

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