Dahlia 'Tip Top' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Pompon (P): up to 2 inches in diameter.
Form: Pompon (P)
Color: Red (R)
Year Introduced: 1966
Country of Origin: Unknown
Hybridizer or Originator: Unknown
ADS Classification Code: 6206

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

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Location: National Botanic Garden of LatviaDate: 2013-09-27
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Growing dahlias from cuttings of the mother plant by pirl Mar 10, 2014 7:53 AM 15
Digging & Storing Dahlias by frankrichards16 Apr 17, 2014 7:24 PM 40

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