Dahlia from Seed or Tuber?

Maxine(5MA)February 27, 2013

Dear Garden Folk

In your experience have you had better luck/satisfaction with Dahlia from seed or Dahlia from tubers?



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The very best came from tubers

    Bookmark   February 27, 2013 at 3:45PM
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The only seed that is commonly available (that I am aware of) is for "bedding" Dahlias. Short 18-24" bushy plants with 2-3" flowers. They grow very well from seed, and bloom much earlier. They work really well in a mixed bed, but they certainly cant compete with the big "show" dahlias.

    Bookmark   March 1, 2013 at 7:48AM
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