Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Dahlia hybrid, 'Figaro Mix', Dahlia

Common Name: Dahlia

Genus: Dahlia

Species: hybrid

Cultivar or Variety: 'Figaro Mix'

Characteristics: A dwarf mix with double blooms. In fall, dig up and store tubers for next year.

Life Cycle
Annual

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

When to Sow Seed
Early Spring
Mid Spring

Germination Temperature
60-70 F

Seed Sowing Depth
1/8th"

Seed Needs Light to Germinate
Yes

Days to Germination
10-14 days

Sun Exposure
Full Sun

Plant Height
1- 2 feet

Plant Form
Upright
Branching

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Flower Color
White
Pale Yellow
Bright Yellow
Orange
Lt. Red
Burgundy
Red
Dark Red
Purple

Nutritional Needs
Moist
Dry

Fertile
Yes

Reproduces By
Seed
Stem Fragments
Tubers

Cutting Flower
Yes

Additional Uses
Containers
Borders
Planters

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