Dahlia Uncle sam grow and care – herbaceous geophyte of the genus Dahlia in group Dahlia cactus, Dahlia Uncle sam 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 shape can be elliptic to lanceolate or deeply lobed the edge can be serrated, leaves organized in pinnate growth.
Dahlia Uncle sam flower
Flower color is red with yellow tips with multi petals, petal shape is oval narrow in the top like needle.
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In cold area to take the bulb in the winter out of the ground, well drain soil,
Plant / Tuber / Bulb What is the best way to start growing? Yes in order to get specific cultivar Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Rotten bulb, nitrogen cause problem with the flowers Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring / in cold place mid spring Planting season: Aphids, snail, slugs Pests and diseases: Winter Pruning season: 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 How to prune: 0.3-1.5 m, sometimes can be more Size of the plant: Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water Water requirement: Full sun Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter, flowerpot or containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer / Autumn Bloom season? General information about the flower Red flowers with yellow tips with multi petals, petal shape is oval narrow in the top like needle. : Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Autumn flowers Spring flowers Summer flowers Flower colors Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Tropics Climate Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Deciduous Geophyte Herbaceous Perennial plant Plant Uses Floristry Ornamental plants Planting Season Plants sun exposure Watering plants Hardiness zone 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