Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Small (BB): over 4 to 6 inches in diameter.
Form: Informal Decorative (ID)
Color: Red (R)
Year Introduced: 1987
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Gitts, N
ADS Classification Code: 3106

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 36-48 inches
Plant Spread: 24-36 inches
Flowers: Showy
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Other: Propagate by taking cuttings of newly emerged shoots
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

Image
Common names
  • Dahlia

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Dahlias Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Dahlias (Dahlia)

« Visit the Dahlias forum

« The Dahlias Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page