PlantsDahliasDahlia 'R David'

Data specific to Dahlias (Edit)
Size: Medium (B): over 6 to 8 inches in diameter.
Form: Informal Decorative (ID)
Color: Yellow (Y)
Year Introduced: 2008
Country of Origin: Canada
Hybridizer or Originator: Hellens, R
ADS Classification Code: 2102

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
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

A Drought-Tolerant GardenA Drought-Tolerant Garden
By SongofJoy on February 10, 2012

The year 2011 was a violent weather year in the US, with at least 12 weather-related disasters exceeding a billion dollars in damage. Some say it was Earth's most extreme weather year since 1816. Much of the country suffered from record heat and drought . . . and so did the yards and gardens.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2022 Dahlia Season by ScarletTricycle Jan 21, 2022 3:41 AM 220
2021 Dahlia Season by ScarletTricycle Dec 29, 2021 10:42 PM 3,518
What's everyone been buying for dahlias in 2021? by ScarletTricycle May 24, 2021 7:37 AM 49
2020 Dahlia Season by SulliO Feb 25, 2021 8:08 AM 1,355
Size of Dahlia flowers for cut flowers by guyloup Oct 13, 2019 2:20 PM 3
2020 shopping yet? by pirl May 15, 2020 3:17 PM 63
2018 Dahlias by frankrichards16 Apr 21, 2019 7:25 PM 789
2016 Blooms by mandolls Feb 18, 2017 6:16 PM 588
preparing dahlias for winter by davidsevit Nov 13, 2015 11:10 AM 23
Dahlia Season 2015 - really kicking in now! by mandolls Jan 12, 2016 9:50 AM 183
Anyone buying dahlias in stores yet? by pirl Mar 21, 2015 10:24 AM 36
Anybody want free dahlias? St Patricks day daw. by Cantillon Aug 11, 2014 3:42 PM 43
What are your best bloomers?? by virginiarose Jan 19, 2014 5:33 PM 52

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