Cactus is a variety of Dinner Plate Dahlia which is a member of the Dahlia family. Its botanical name is Dahlia pinnata 'Cactus'. This variety is a Flower that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Cactus is known for growing to a height of approximately 90.0 cm (that's 2.93 feet in imperial).
Cactus Dinner Plate Dahlia is normally fairly low maintenance and quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Cactus have been kindly provided by our members.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Cactus about 60 days before your last frost date.
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