Single Flowered Dahlia
Dahlia 'Happy Single Date'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Happy Single Date
Additional cultivar information:(PP16987; Happy SingleŽ Dahlia Series; aka HS Date, Date)
Hybridized by Verwer
Registered or introduced: 2004
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Section:

Single

Flower Size:

Miniature - up to 4 inches (100 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:

Orange

Pruning:

Do not disbud

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

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:

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:

Dark/Black

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are good for cutting

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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Positive

On Feb 21, 2014, windsong55 from Ottawa
Canada wrote:

This is my favourite dahlia. I am looking for a retailer that supplies these tubers in Canada. If you can help me, that would be wonderful. Unfortunately, I lost my tubers due to neglect.

Neutral

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

Dahlia 'HS Date' flowers in orange, around its brown colored center it has a red ring.