Dahlia 'Match' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Small (BB): over 4 to 6 inches in diameter.
Form: Semi-Cactus (SC)
Color: Bicolor (BI)
Purple (PR)
Year Introduced: 1965
Country of Origin: South Africa
Hybridizer or Originator: H Indry
ADS Classification Code: 3215

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

photo credit: Mark Twyning

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Staking Dahlias by MargieNY Mar 5, 2018 10:40 AM 56
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Sep 19, 2018 6:25 AM 568
looking for a close-enough named cultivar by Jai_Ganesha Jul 26, 2017 7:32 PM 4
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
How Are Your Dahlias Doing/Growing? by kousa Sep 21, 2016 7:27 AM 251
My favorite dahlia is.... by frankrichards16 Apr 16, 2016 9:50 AM 17
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
Dahlia naming by frankrichards16 Sep 19, 2015 9:07 AM 3
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183
Swan Island - ordering begins August 1 by pirl Jul 15, 2015 9:22 AM 4
Do you plant dahlia varieties in multiple numbers? by pirl Mar 7, 2015 11:13 AM 36

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