Dahlia 'Red Ball' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Miniature Ball (MB): over 2 to 3.5 in. in dia.
Form: Miniature Ball (MB)
Color: Dark Red (DR)
Year Introduced: 1974
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Stowell
ADS Classification Code: 6107

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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2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Sep 25, 2018 10:05 PM 583
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
How Are Your Dahlias Doing/Growing? by kousa Sep 21, 2016 7:27 AM 251
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
Hello! Absolutely New Dahlia Addict Introducing Herself.... by LizinElizabeth Apr 16, 2016 10:00 AM 40
What Are Your Top 5 Favorites This Year? by kousa Oct 1, 2015 9:59 AM 45
Do you seem to gravitate towards a certain classification? by Kabby Feb 11, 2015 7:48 AM 32
Cornel, Dark Red by frankrichards16 Mar 26, 2014 6:11 PM 5

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