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PlantFiles: Ball Dahlia
Dahlia 'Cornel'

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Cornel
Hybridized by Geerlings; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1994

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Section:
Ball

Flower Size:
Small - 4 to 6 inches (100 to 150 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:
Red, Dark Red

Pruning:
Unknown - Tell us

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)
15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
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:
Non-patented

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

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

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

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Profile:

1 positive
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral mystic On Sep 8, 2007, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

Awarded the ADS, Stanley Johnson medal.

Positive Poochella On Dec 1, 2006, Poochella from Issaquah, WA (Zone 7a) wrote:

Cornel is a tried and true wonderful rich red ball dahlia. About 3-4 inches around and 3-3.5 ft tall. Good tubermaker, great stems.

Regional...

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

Atlanta, Georgia
Issaquah, Washington
Vancouver, Washington



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