Cactus Dahlia
Dahlia 'New Dimension'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: New Dimension
Hybridized by Duyzer
Registered or introduced: 1998
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Section:

Cactus (straight)

Flower Size:

Medium - 6 to 8 inches (150 to 200 mm) diameter

Bloom Color:

Lilac, Lavender, Mauve

Pruning:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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)

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

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

Regional

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

Geneva, Ohio

Lima, Ohio

Knoxville, Tennessee

Crosby, Texas

Kenosha, Wisconsin

Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
2
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RatingContent
Neutral

On Jun 19, 2012, cheinsohn from Barrett, TX wrote:

Just got mine out of the clearance rack for $1. Cant wait to see what happens.

Positive

On May 27, 2012, Anitabquick from Kenosha, WI wrote:

I too purchased my New Dimension Dahlia at Walmart on the sale rack!! I live in Kenosha, WI and I have to dig them up in the fall and replant in the spring. They are sooo beautiful and last until the end of October. Can these be planted in Florida???

Neutral

On Jun 30, 2011, FLOWER_FANATIC from Columbus, OH wrote:

Thank you to Tammypl for uploading pix. I just bought a bag of 3 of these tubers on clearance at Walmart this summer for $2.50, so I can't wait to see how they turn out. Beautiful if you go by pix posted by Tammy.