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Dahlia hortensis

Common Name(s):

  • Dahlia
Phonetic Spelling
DAHL-ee-a hor-TEN-sis
Description

Perennial often grown as an annual; well-drained, fertile soil; not heat tolerant- prefers cool nights; fertilize regularly and heavily; keep well-watered; mulch soil to keep cool

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  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Dahlia
    Species:
    hortensis
    Family:
    Asteraceae
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Annual
    Poisonous
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Pink
    White
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No