Dahlia

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Dahlia
Scientific Name : Dahlia hybrid
Family : Compositae (Asteraceae)
Common Name : Dahlia
Description:
Dahlia plants are herbaceous. There are many varieties, giant, pompon, dwarf etc. After flowering is over, the plant goes in to dormancy. The root tuber after the rest of about 4 months, gives rise to new growth. Bulbous plant.
Propagation : Tuber division, basal shoot cuttings, seeds
Longevity : Perennial

 

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