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PlantFiles: Peony Dahlia
Dahlia 'Classic Swanlake'

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Classic Swanlake
Additional cultivar information: (Classic Series, aka Classic Swan Lake)
Hybridized by Verwer; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1997

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Section:
Peony
Miscellaneous

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

Bloom Color:
White
Yellow
Blends

Pruning:
Do not disbud

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

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 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:
Non-patented

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

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive saya On Aug 25, 2009, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

Eye catching pretty creamy colored flowers. Withstands the rainy windy weather in my country very well. Its stems are just long enough to cut them for in a vase. Definitely a keeper.



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