Dahlia 'Lil Red' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Mignon Single (MS): up to 2 inches in diameter
Form: Mignon Single (MS)
Color: Red (R)
Year Introduced: 2002
Country of Origin: Unknown
Hybridizer or Originator: Unknown
ADS Classification Code: 9706

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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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Jun 22, 2018 2:12 PM 212
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
How Are Your Dahlias Doing/Growing? by kousa Sep 21, 2016 7:27 AM 251
Fragrant dahlias? by hampartsum Apr 30, 2016 10:49 AM 6
What 2016 Additions Are YOU Most Excited About? by LizinElizabeth Apr 1, 2016 6:28 PM 43
Who has ordered dahlias for 2016? by pirl May 25, 2016 6:15 AM 118
Lets introduce ourselves 2016 by mandolls May 7, 2016 12:48 PM 137
Getting ready for 2016 Dahlia season by mandolls Jun 11, 2016 4:36 AM 504
Winter Dreams by Oberon46 Nov 1, 2015 5:33 PM 4
The party's over (in Michigan) by frankrichards16 Oct 25, 2015 11:02 AM 32
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
First bloom of 2015 (for me) by pirl Jul 29, 2015 9:21 AM 85
Dahlia Startup Spring 2015 by Oberon46 Jun 1, 2015 5:42 PM 88
Anyone buying dahlias in stores yet? by pirl Mar 21, 2015 10:24 AM 36
Do you seem to gravitate towards a certain classification? by Kabby Feb 11, 2015 7:48 AM 32
Dahlia cleanup time in Michigan by frankrichards16 Nov 2, 2014 9:24 PM 16
Pot Tubers by pirl May 15, 2015 8:24 PM 38

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