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PlantFiles: Decorative Dahlia
Dahlia 'Gay Princess'

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Gay Princess
Hybridized by Richards; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1972

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Section:
Decorative

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

Bloom Color:
White
Pink
Blends

Pruning:
Disbud
Do not disbud

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

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Flowers are good for cutting

Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

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

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1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive grannymarsh On May 5, 2006, grannymarsh from Marquette, MI (Zone 5a) wrote:

Good tuber producer. Lanciated petals. Pretty pink

Regional...

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

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Denver, Colorado
Averill Park, New York
Vancouver, Washington
Menasha, Wisconsin



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