Classic Dahlia
Dahlia 'Classic Summertime'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Classic Summertime
Additional cultivar information:(Classic Series, aka Summertime)
Hybridized by Verwer
Registered or introduced: 1997
» View all varieties of Dahlias

Section:

Miscellaneous

Flower Size:

Miniature - up to 4 inches (100 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:

Yellow

Pruning:

Do not disbud

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

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)

From herbaceous stem cuttings

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

Foliage Color:

Dark/Black

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are good for cutting

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Winchester, Massachusetts

Corvallis, Oregon

Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
0
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Dec 17, 2007, juanwillis from Winchester, MA (Zone 6a) wrote:

The dark foliage with light yellow flowers is a striking combination, and it was quite floriferous all the way until frost. Also attracted the odd passing Monarch butterfly.