Dahlia 'That's Good' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Medium (B): over 6 to 8 inches in diameter.
Form: Incurved Cactus (IC)
Color: Dark Pink (DP
Year Introduced: 1973
Country of Origin: Holland
Hybridizer or Originator: Bruidegom
ADS Classification Code: 2405

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

Dahlias:  Dos And Don'tsDahlias: Dos And Don'ts
October 1, 2015

My love for dahlias got off to a really slow start. I much preferred soil beneath my fingernails than for those same nails to be blackened by bruises from driving dahlia stakes into the ground. And the truth was, dahlias had no other purpose on earth than to stand around looking totally tall and beautiful. I liked plants that had a reason for being, like tomatoes. Now there was a plant worth growing even if it did need to be staked.

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Staking Dahlia's by MargieNY Feb 18, 2018 8:55 AM 42
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
Merry Christmas to all dahlia loversw by Oberon46 Dec 24, 2017 9:00 PM 3
Small dahlias by frankrichards16 Oct 31, 2017 9:55 AM 10
Stooling Dahlias by islander Jul 12, 2017 8:54 PM 14
Dahlia's in south florida by joso61 Sep 11, 2017 9:34 AM 10
It's about that time... by frankrichards16 Nov 8, 2017 9:11 PM 48
If you were to choose just 3 of your Favorite, what would they be? by islander Jun 4, 2017 8:33 AM 17
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168
How well do tomato cages work as dahlia supports? by pirl Feb 10, 2017 11:36 AM 5
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
What's your top 5 pick for 2016? by CLC70 Feb 18, 2017 1:59 PM 11
please help with over wintering s potted dahlia by Agoo Oct 25, 2016 3:29 PM 1
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
Thomas A. Edison by gingin Jul 5, 2016 7:21 PM 6
Bloom trouble by plantcollector Jun 17, 2016 3:28 PM 7
Some Dahlias Take a Long Time to Sprout! by kousa Jul 27, 2016 4:09 PM 45
Need help by telkins200 Jun 16, 2016 9:35 AM 11
Dark Foliage Dahlias by clintbrown Jun 8, 2016 1:20 PM 12

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