Dahlia
Dahlia variabilis 'Fireworks Mixed'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Species: variabilis (var-ee-AH-bil-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Fireworks Mixed
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Section:

Single

Miscellaneous

Flower Size:

Miniature - up to 4 inches (100 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:

White

Yellow

Orange

Red, Dark Red

Variegated

Pruning:

Do not disbud

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

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

From herbaceous stem cuttings

From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Barbourville, Kentucky

Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Aug 6, 2009, SW_gardener from (Zone 6a) wrote:

Easy to grow from seed and has a very pretty two-toned bloom that is splashed and streaked in a contrasting colour. (see photo)