Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Large (A): over 8 to 10 inches in diameter.
Form: Formal Decorative (FD)
Color: Flame Blend (FL)
Year Introduced: 2011
Country of Origin: United States
Hybridizer or Originator: Sparks, P
ADS Classification Code: 1012

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Tuber
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

Common names
  • Dahlia

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Location: Dahlia Hill, Midland, Michigan
Date: September 26, 2019
Once seen, never forgotten

Date: 2014-09-04
Location: Dahlia Hill, Midland, Michigan
Date: September 26, 2019
Stems aren't always strong enough to support the large blooms.
Location: Dahlia Hill, Midland, Michigan
Date: September 26, 2019
Fully opened blooms can look a bit chaotic near the center, where

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  • Posted by Paul2032 ( Utah - Zone 5b) on Sep 26, 2015 7:11 AM concerning plant:
    Dahlia Ketchup & Mustard is a Dahlia regularly found on the winners table at shows here in Utah. Color is bright red with yellow border and tips. Form is Formal Decorative, 8 to 10 inches, and on nice stems for show and cutting. Plants grow 5 feet tall and hold flowers up. Nice in the garden or as a cut flower.

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