Dahlia 'Rich Heir' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Small (BB): over 4 to 6 inches in diameter.
Form: Formal Decorative (FD)
Color: Red (R)
Year Introduced: 1988
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Takeuchi
ADS Classification Code: 3006

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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Heirloom Dahlias by frankrichards16 Aug 30, 2018 12:30 PM 2
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A la Mode & All That Jazz by frankrichards16 Oct 1, 2014 4:30 PM 7
What's tall, ugly, beautiful and really old? by frankrichards16 Aug 10, 2014 3:30 PM 3
Dahlias I'm getting for 2014... post yours by GordonHawk Jan 11, 2014 4:11 PM 48

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