Dahlia coccinea grow and care – herbaceous geophyte of the genus Dahlia in group Dahlia single flower, Dahlia coccinea is perennial deciduous plant that used as ornamental plant and also as cut flower, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean, desert, temperate, tropics climate and grow in hardiness zone of 8-11, if the tubers take outside of the soil it can grow in the winter in hardiness zone of 2-7 and 12+.
Leaves color green the shape can be elliptic to lanceolate or deeply lobed the edge can be serrated, leaves organized in pinnate growth.
Flower color is orange, flower flat (single) with 12 petals, petals shape elliptic with pointed top.
Dahlia coccinea for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Dahlia coccinea growing and care:
In cold area to take the bulb in the winter out of the ground, well drain soil,
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Tuber / Bulb Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Yes, in order to get specific cultivar Difficulties or problems when growing: Rotten bulb, nitrogen cause problem with the flowers Spring / in cold place mid spring Recommended planting season? Aphids, snail, slugs Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Winter How to prune: In the end of the season in cold area to cut all the leaves and pull the bulb, in warm place just to cut the dead flowers and leaves Size of the plant? 0.3-1.5 m, sometimes can be more Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Spring / Summer / Autumn Bloom season? General information about the flower: Orange flower flat (single) with 12 petals, petals shape elliptic with pointed top. Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants
Deciduous, Geophyte, Herbaceous, Perennial plant
Floristry, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 2, Hardiness zone 3, Hardiness zone 4, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn flowers, Spring flowers, Summer flowers