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PlantFiles: Cactus Dahlia
Dahlia 'Lady Kerkrade'

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Lady Kerkrade
Hybridized by Walker; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1987

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Section:
Cactus (straight)

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

Bloom Color:
Pink

Pruning:
Unknown - Tell us

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

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Flowers are good for cutting

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

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

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral saya On Feb 4, 2009, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

Sport of Dahlia 'Klankstad Kerkrade'.Named after Kerkrade, a town and municipality in the southeastern Netherlands (Limburg). My hometown Heerlen is only eight kilometers away from Kerkrade.



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