Decorative Dahlia
Dahlia 'Decorette'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Decorette
Hybridized by Verwer
Registered or introduced: 1988
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Section:

Decorative

Flower Size:

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

Miniature - up to 4 inches (100 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:

Orange

Blends

Pruning:

Do not disbud

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 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:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

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

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Feb 24, 2009, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

Dahlia 'Decorette' is one of the parents for the Gallery Dahlia (Gallery Series) which are also hybridized by Verwer.