Dahlia 'Boom Boom Red' in the Dahlias Database

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: Can handle transplanting
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Other: Propagate by taking cuttings of newly emerged shoots
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

Planted from root in July/2016 bloomed Sept 20, 2016

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Photo Courtesy of Longfield Gardens. Used with Permission
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Plant Events from our members
thequeen770 On March 16, 2017 Plant emerged
I did not cover the new growth and the temp dropped to below freezing for the past 3 nights
thequeen770 On September 19, 2016 Miscellaneous Event
I see a bloom forming. The foliage is about 2.5' tall.
thequeen770 On August 31, 2016 Transplanted
Planted in the top terrace of back yard.
thequeen770 On August 1, 2016 Obtained plant
Purchased from Walmart 70% off bulbs, planted in pot.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What's your top 5 pick for 2016? by CLC70 Feb 18, 2017 1:59 PM 11
Help by GetulaHunter Jul 30, 2014 5:36 PM 6

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