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PlantFiles: Dahlia
Dahlia 'Lauren Michelle'

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Lauren Michelle
Hybridized by Swan Iceland Dahlias (USA); Year of Registration or Introduction: 1990

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Section:
Waterlily

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

Bloom Color:
Lilac, Lavender, Mauve
Purple, Wine, Violet
Blends

Pruning:
Disbud

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

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

Foliage:
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
Flowers are good for cutting

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:
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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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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive bigcityal On Aug 27, 2006, bigcityal from Menasha, WI (Zone 5a) wrote:

This is a very nice waterlily. Fairly small with light top petals and darker bottoms. Was over 6' for me.

Regional...

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

San Leandro, California
Foxboro, Massachusetts
Issaquah, Washington
Vancouver, Washington
Menasha, Wisconsin



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