Peony Dahlia
Dahlia 'Fascination'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Fascination
Hybridized by Elsdon
Registered or introduced: 1964
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Section:

Peony

Flower Size:

Miniature - up to 4 inches (100 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:

Lilac, Lavender, Mauve

Purple, Wine, Violet

Blends

Pruning:

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

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Seed Collecting:

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

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San Jose, California

Glenshaw, Pennsylvania

Mercer, Pennsylvania

Bothell, Washington

Vancouver, Washington (2 reports)

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Sep 28, 2006, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

Received The Royal Horticultural Society, Award of Garden Merit (AGM) in 1994.