Dahlia 'Virginia' in the Dahlias Database

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Small (BB): over 4 to 6 inches in diameter.
Form: Semi-Cactus (SC)
Color: Light Blend (LB)
Year Introduced: 1994
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Redd
ADS Classification Code: 3210

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

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Dahlias for heat and humidity? by UncleWill Feb 26, 2018 11:42 AM 5
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Jun 18, 2018 9:13 PM 208
Get ready, set, START! by CLC70 Jun 11, 2017 8:29 PM 168
Dahlias 2017 by Oberon46 Dec 1, 2017 8:10 PM 652
Who has ordered dahlias for 2016? by pirl May 25, 2016 6:15 AM 118
Lets introduce ourselves 2016 by mandolls May 7, 2016 12:48 PM 137
Hello! Absolutely New Dahlia Addict Introducing Herself.... by LizinElizabeth Apr 16, 2016 10:00 AM 40
Anybody want free dahlias? St Patricks day daw. by Cantillon Aug 11, 2014 3:42 PM 43
Where to purchase Dahlias online? by Hockeyrabbit Apr 23, 2014 2:50 PM 13
starter suggestions by Lavanda Mar 9, 2014 1:06 PM 30
Anyone ordering yet? by pirl Feb 27, 2014 10:11 PM 22
Growing dahlias from cuttings of the mother plant by pirl Mar 10, 2014 7:53 AM 15
Dahlias I'm getting for 2014... post yours by GordonHawk Jan 11, 2014 4:11 PM 48
What are your best bloomers?? by virginiarose Jan 19, 2014 5:33 PM 52
Welcome to the Dahlias forum! by dave Dec 3, 2013 7:35 PM 28
Dahlia compost by frankrichards16 Dec 7, 2013 9:47 PM 6
Digging & Storing Dahlias by frankrichards16 Apr 17, 2014 7:24 PM 40
Dahlias.... Perennials, or not? by Polymerous Dec 10, 2013 6:59 PM 60

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