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Small Decorative Dahlia
Dahlia 'Gallery Art Deco'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Gallery Art Deco
Additional cultivar information:(PP10525; Gallery® series)
Hybridized by Verwer
Registered or introduced: 1997
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Section:

Decorative

Flower Size:

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

Bloom Color:

Orange

Pink

Blends

Variegated

Pruning:

Do not disbud

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Patent Information:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Seed Collecting:

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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:

Mashpee, Massachusetts

Maple Shade, New Jersey

Bucyrus, Ohio

Cathan, Washington

Lakewood, Washington

Vancouver, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Oct 1, 2012, gabigrier from Maple Shade, NJ (Zone 7a) wrote:

Extremely good bloomer, though it does poorly in a vase. Foliage is a fantastic contrast -- unusually dark but not black. This is the dahlia that started my addiction, and will quickly fill my garden if I don't give away half the tubers every spring to my neighbors.