Dahlia 'Veritable' (is a half hardy annual summer plant with pink flowers in early ) Autumn, late Summer and mid Summer, and it takes less than 1 year to flower. It grows well in direct sun, and prefers medium levels of water. The flowers are .
Grown as an annual in most places where there is frost. However, the tubers can be lifted and stored indoors over Winter and re-planted in Spring when the danger of frosts is past.
Dahlia 'Veritable' grows in soils ranging from a pH of 5 (extremely acidic ranges from 0 to 5.1) to 8.5 (alkaline ranges from 8.1 to 8.5). It is adapted to clay loam, loam, loamy sand, sandy clay, sandy clay loam and sandy loam soils, and prefers high fertility.
This is a erect plant and has a clump forming growth form, and has an ultimate height of 1m / 3.3ft and spread of 0.6m / 2ft. It can take 0-1 year to reach its ultimate height.
The leaves are green in Spring and Summer and green in Autumn. They are in shape.
The plant prefers a sheltered situation.
City courtyard garden, cottage informal garden, flower arranging and flower border and bed.
Propagation techniques include cuttings and tubers.0°C / 32F to 0-1 year 1m / 3.3ft 0.6m / 2ft
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|Dahlia 'Veritable' (Ireland)|
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- Plants do not freeze because they have chemicals that act like antifreeze. Some plants also dehydrate their cells - no water - no freezing.
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