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Bedding dahlia

Dahlia merckii

'Bedding dahlia' is a plant in the Dahlia genus with a scientific name of Dahlia merckii. Bedding dahlia is a flower perennial, it will last at least up to several years in its native climate.

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How to grow Bedding dahlia

Keep in mind when planting that Bedding dahlia is thought of as tender, so it is really important to plant out well after your last frost date.

See our list of companion Plants for Bedding dahlia to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Bedding dahlia from seed

By our calculations*, you should look at sowing Bedding dahlia about 49 days before your last frost date .

Transplanting Bedding dahlia

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Bedding dahlia is a tender plant.

Common Bedding dahlia problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Bedding dahlia plants:

Other names for Bedding dahlia

Species Dahlia

Misspellings: Dahlia merkii

Bedding dahlia care instructions

How long does Bedding dahlia take to grow?

These estimates for how long Bedding dahlia takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!

When should I plant Bedding dahlia?

Our when to plant Bedding dahlia estimates are relative to your last frost date. Enter your frost dates and we'll calculate your sowing and planting dates for you!


Popular varieties of Bedding dahlia

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