Dahlia 'Son O' P P' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Small (BB): over 4 to 6 inches in diameter.
Form: Formal Decorative (FD)
Color: Variegated (V)
Year Introduced: 1982
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Takeuchi
ADS Classification Code: 3014

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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30% off at Swan Island started today! by frankrichards16 May 28, 2018 8:55 PM 2
Last man standing, 2018 by frankrichards16 Apr 19, 2018 12:21 PM 1
Didn't think it was possible by signet Apr 15, 2018 10:36 AM 3
Staking Dahlias by MargieNY Mar 5, 2018 10:40 AM 56
Need help with gifted dahlia by MargieNY Feb 10, 2018 5:11 PM 20
Good supplier for latest introductions? by frankrichards16 Dec 28, 2017 6:55 PM 4
Corralitos Gardens soldout for 2018? by frankrichards16 Dec 28, 2017 6:57 PM 1
Merry Christmas to all dahlia lovers by Oberon46 Dec 24, 2017 9:00 PM 3
determining viability of tubers in the spring by PuzzlerBob Nov 30, 2017 6:13 PM 11
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Jun 21, 2018 12:43 PM 210
Tree Dahlias and hybrid tree dahlias... anyone? by muffin Jan 12, 2018 11:21 PM 4
Can you identify this dahlia? by keycolony Aug 26, 2017 5:44 AM 3
Dahlia 'Purplicious', 2017 by frankrichards16 Sep 23, 2017 7:25 AM 4
Dahlia 'Speckled Tim', 2017 by frankrichards16 Aug 10, 2017 3:17 PM 1
Stooling Dahlias by islander Jul 12, 2017 8:54 PM 14
It's about that time... by frankrichards16 Nov 8, 2017 9:11 PM 48
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
Storing your dahlias. How do you do it? by CLC70 Nov 2, 2016 6:36 PM 15
Two favorites for 2016 by frankrichards16 Nov 16, 2016 11:53 AM 8

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