Decorative Dahlia
Dahlia 'Mingus Mary'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Mingus Mary
Hybridized by Mingus
Registered or introduced: 1992
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Section:

Decorative

Flower Size:

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

Bloom Color:

Orange

Red, Dark Red

Blends

Pruning:

Disbud

Height:

Unknown - Tell us

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Foliage:

Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Flowers are good for cutting

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

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

Regional

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

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Aug 6, 2006, grannymarsh from Marquette, MI (Zone 5a) wrote:

Originator Mingus 1992
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