Dahlia 'Mari' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Small (BB): over 4 to 6 inches in diameter.
Form: Formal Decorative (FD)
Color: Dark Blend (DB)
Year Introduced: 1993
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Bendel
ADS Classification Code: 3013

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

Dahlias Celebration Week WrapupDahlias Celebration Week Wrapup
October 2, 2015

We're nearing the end of our Dahlias Week, and it was a great one! Let's have a look at the highlights from the week.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Staking Dahlias by MargieNY Mar 5, 2018 10:40 AM 56
Good supplier for latest introductions? by frankrichards16 Dec 28, 2017 6:55 PM 4
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Sep 19, 2018 6:25 AM 568
It's about that time... by frankrichards16 Nov 8, 2017 9:11 PM 48
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
What 2016 Additions Are YOU Most Excited About? by LizinElizabeth Apr 1, 2016 6:28 PM 43
Lets introduce ourselves 2016 by mandolls May 7, 2016 12:48 PM 137
Growing Tall/Cutting type Dahlias in Pots/Containers by HoosierHarvester Oct 5, 2017 2:56 PM 13
Getting ready for 2016 Dahlia season by mandolls Jun 11, 2016 4:36 AM 504
Hello! Absolutely New Dahlia Addict Introducing Herself.... by LizinElizabeth Apr 16, 2016 10:00 AM 40
First bloom of 2015 (for me) by pirl Jul 29, 2015 9:21 AM 85
Planted our Dahlias this evening! by riverman123 May 15, 2015 9:19 AM 21
Do you plant dahlia varieties in multiple numbers? by pirl Mar 7, 2015 11:13 AM 36
A la Mode & All That Jazz by frankrichards16 Oct 1, 2014 4:30 PM 7
Anybody want free dahlias? St Patricks day daw. by Cantillon Aug 11, 2014 3:42 PM 43
End of Dahlia Season in Michigan by frankrichards16 Dec 8, 2013 5:04 PM 20
Dahlias by gemini_sage Jan 13, 2014 9:33 AM 64

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