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Ball Dahlia
Dahlia 'L'ancresse'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: L'ancresse
Hybridized by Flint
Registered or introduced: 1982
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Section:

Ball

Flower Size:

Miniature - up to 4 inches (100 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:

White

Pruning:

Do not disbud

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Flowers are good for cutting

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

From herbaceous stem cuttings

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Feb 7, 2009, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

Dahlia L'Ancresse provides good cutflowers.

September 2012. I already mentioned earlier that it provided good cutflowers but I'm really impressed about that fact. A sturdy plant with pretty 12 cm big flowerheads on long sturdy stems. It stood out in the field between all her sisters.