Dahlia 'Princess' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Small (BB): over 4 to 6 inches in diameter.
Form: Formal Decorative (FD)
Color: Light Blend (LB)
Pink (PK)
Year Introduced: 1977
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Fanning
ADS Classification Code: 3010

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

Celebrating Dahlias!Celebrating Dahlias!
September 26, 2015

We open the Dahlias Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, top comments, most thumbed images, and more!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Sep 19, 2018 6:25 AM 568
Small dahlias by frankrichards16 Oct 31, 2017 9:55 AM 10
It's about that time... by frankrichards16 Nov 8, 2017 9:11 PM 48
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
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
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183
Anyone buying dahlias in stores yet? by pirl Mar 21, 2015 10:24 AM 36
2014 Dahlias are in bloom by soilsandup Feb 9, 2015 6:17 PM 70

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