Dahlia 'Peter' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Miniature (M): up to 4 inches in diameter.
Form: Formal Decorative (FD)
Color: Pink (PK)
Year Introduced: 1994
Country of Origin: Unknown
Hybridizer or Originator: Unknown
ADS Classification Code: 4004

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

What's Blooming in OctoberWhat's Blooming in October
October 26, 2012

Although our gardens are still officially beset by this year's drought, and we're still about eight inches shy of our average annual rainfall, we've been blessed with some pretty generous rains lately. And despite numerous frosty nights, our gardens are not yet bereft of blossoms. Come on in, see what's blooming, and check out the winner of last month's What's Blooming contest.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
All my Dahlia seeds were bad! by keithp2012 Mar 27, 2015 6:28 AM 3
Anyone buying dahlias in stores yet? by pirl Mar 21, 2015 10:24 AM 36
Dahlia cleanup time in Michigan by frankrichards16 Nov 2, 2014 9:24 PM 16
Variegated Dahlia? by keithp2012 Oct 9, 2014 7:09 AM 6
Utah Dahlia Society 2014 by Paul2032 Oct 29, 2014 12:38 PM 7
Help by GetulaHunter Jul 30, 2014 5:36 PM 6
Out of storage! by frankrichards16 Jul 30, 2014 5:13 AM 10
2014 dahlia season has begun by soilsandup Nov 25, 2014 6:17 PM 102
Anybody want free dahlias? St Patricks day daw. by Cantillon Aug 11, 2014 3:42 PM 43
Where to purchase Dahlias online? by Hockeyrabbit Apr 23, 2014 2:50 PM 13
Anyone ordering yet? by pirl Feb 27, 2014 10:11 PM 22
Growing dahlias from cuttings of the mother plant by pirl Mar 10, 2014 7:53 AM 15
What are your best bloomers?? by virginiarose Jan 19, 2014 5:33 PM 52
Digging & Storing Dahlias by frankrichards16 Apr 17, 2014 7:24 PM 40
End of Dahlia Season in Michigan by frankrichards16 Dec 8, 2013 5:04 PM 20
Dahlias! by crittergarden Oct 31, 2013 10:37 AM 59

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