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PlantFiles: Semi Cactus Dahlia
Dahlia 'Worton Blue Streak'

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dahlia (DAHL-ya) (Info)
Cultivar: Worton Blue Streak
Hybridized by Lei; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1975

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Section:
Semi-Cactus

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

Bloom Color:
Lilac, Lavender, Mauve

Pruning:
Disbud

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Foliage:
Herbaceous
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Flowers are good for cutting

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

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

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Seed Collecting:
Collect seedhead/pod when flowers fade; allow to dry
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

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Regional...

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

Columbus, Ohio
Coshocton, Ohio
Grants Pass, Oregon



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