Dahlia 'Man's Talk' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Giant (AA): over 10 inches in diameter.
Form: Semi-Cactus (SC)
Color: Red (R)
Year Introduced: 1975
Country of Origin: Holland
Hybridizer or Originator: Bruidegom
ADS Classification Code: 206

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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Staking Dahlias by MargieNY Mar 5, 2018 10:40 AM 56
Dahlias in south florida by joso61 Sep 11, 2017 9:34 AM 10
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
Some Dahlias Take a Long Time to Sprout! by kousa Jun 20, 2018 8:45 PM 51
How Are Your Dahlias Doing/Growing? by kousa Sep 21, 2016 7:27 AM 251
Getting ready for 2016 Dahlia season by mandolls Jun 11, 2016 4:36 AM 504
Pot Tubers by pirl May 15, 2015 8:24 PM 38
2014 Dahlias are in bloom by soilsandup Feb 9, 2015 6:17 PM 70
Dahlias I'm getting for 2014... post yours by GordonHawk Jan 11, 2014 4:11 PM 48

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