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DAHLIA 'Karma Corona'( KARMA SERIES) PP13650
Dahlia, Decorative Dahlia, Karma Corona Dahlia
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Karma Corona dahlia's tall, dark red, sturdy herbaceous stems are accented by golden yellow and pale bronze-orange flowers that are superb cutflowers. This tall, hybrid tender perennial with bulbous underground tubers produces nearly evergreen foliage, which is comprised of compound leaves with leaflets that are oval, pointed and have toothed margins. When the weather is warm it will produce doubled, cactus-type flowers that are a warm golden yellow with petals turning peach to then a bronzed orange at their tips. It is advantageous to remove the old buds from spent flowers to encourage continued flowering.
Dahlias prefer well-drained, fertile soil and full to partial sun. The most beautiful flowers occur when nights are comfortably cool and days warm and sunny. Cultivars are often grown from divisions of tuberous roots and cuttings to preserve their unique characteristics, or grown from seed to create new, interesting colored or shaped flowerheads. All dahlias are cold sensitive and their tuberous roots should be lifted and overwintered in cool dry locations where winters are harsh. In hot, humid subtropical regions the dahlia is best grown in the late fall and winter with the start of the dry season.
12 - 1
8 - 11
H1, 1a, 1b, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Bulb or Corm or Tuber
Full Sun, Partial Sun
32"-40" / 81.3cm - 101.6cm
2'-3' / 0.6m - 0.9m
Spring, Summer, Fall
Yellow, Orange, Bronze
Bedding Plant, Container, Cutflower, Feature Plant, Mixed Border, Tropical
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