Dahlia 'Taratahi Ruby' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Form: Water Lily (WL)
Color: Red (R)
Year Introduced: 1997
Country of Origin: New Zealand
Hybridizer or Originator: Frater, E & J
ADS Classification Code: 7306
ADS Ribbons: 17

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
Other: Propagate by taking cuttings of newly emerged shoots
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM


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