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PlantFiles: Dahlia
Dahlia 'Mick's Peppermint'

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Mick's Peppermint

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Section:
Semi-Cactus

Flower Size:
Medium - 6 to 8 inches (150 to 200 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:
White
Pink
Variegated

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)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

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

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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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive bigcityal On Aug 28, 2006, bigcityal from Menasha, WI (Zone 5a) wrote:

Average size semi cactus, I have seen it listed as a dinnerplate - it really isn't. Pale white with pink/red streaks here and there. Average amount of flowers.

Regional...

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

Norcross, Georgia
Plymouth, Indiana
Menasha, Wisconsin



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