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PlantFiles: Cactus Dahlia
Dahlia 'Tsuki-yorine-shisha'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Tsuki-yorine-shisha
Additional cultivar information: (aka Tsuki-ytori-no-shisha)

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Cactus (incurving)

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

Bloom Color:


36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)


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)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
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Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

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

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1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive bigcityal On Oct 28, 2006, bigcityal from Menasha, WI (Zone 5a) wrote:

This was a very large laciniated flower for me. Truly a standout in any garden.


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

Gladwin, Michigan
Portland, Oregon
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
Kalama, Washington
Menasha, Wisconsin

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