When can i plant dahlias?

Answer The dahlia, scientifically known as Dahlia pinnata, is a spectacular-looking ornamental garden flower that is native to the mountains of Mexico. The elaborate, brilliantly-colored blooms can range ... Read More »

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How do i plant black dahlias?

Till the soil to a depth of 8 to 10 inches, as dahlias are heavy feeders, to prepare your garden bed in an area that receives at least five to six hours of direct sunlight every day. Work low-nitro... Read More »

How do i plant dahlias from seeds?

Determine if you live in a climate warm enough to plant dahlia seeds outside. They should be planted around March, and need temperatures in the 70s to 80s to germinate successfully. Most regions in... Read More »

How do I plant dahlias in containers?

Choosing a ContainerChoose a container with a minimum diameter of 12 inches for each dahlia tuber. For best results, choose a dwarf variety of dahlia. Be sure the container has bottom drainage. Fil... Read More »

Are dahlias annuals?

Dahlias are considered tender perennial flowers. These summer flowers are semi-hardy in USDA plant hardiness zones 6 and 7. This means that the dahlias are left in the ground year round in these ar... Read More »