PlantsDahliasDahlia 'Valley Porcupine'

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Miniature (M): up to 4 inches in diameter.
Form: Novelty Fully Double (NX)
Color: Lavender (L)
Light Blend (LB)
White (W)
Year Introduced: 2002
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Smith, D & L
ADS Classification Code: 7610
ADS Ribbons: 220
ADS Medals: J

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: 18-24 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

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Dahlias in all shapes and sizesDahlias in all shapes and sizes
By mandolls on September 30, 2015

Most gardeners are familiar with the more common types of dahlias, the Formal & Informal Decorative, the Ball, the Single, and the Cactus, but there are other forms that get less notice.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2020 Dahlia Season by SulliO Feb 25, 2021 8:08 AM 1,355
2019 Dahlias by pirl Dec 14, 2019 8:45 AM 827
If you were to choose just 3 of your Favorite, what would they be? by islander Jun 4, 2017 8:33 AM 17
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
How Are Your Dahlias Doing/Growing? by kousa Dec 23, 2018 10:34 PM 254
Lets introduce ourselves 2016 by mandolls May 7, 2016 12:48 PM 137
What Are Your Top 5 Favorites This Year? by kousa Oct 1, 2015 9:59 AM 45
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183

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