Garden Dahlia (Dahlia pinnata)
Garden Dahlia Species Description
These plants are from foreign areas (those that occur outside of North America north of Mexico) that have been released intentionally or unintentionally. Plants that have been disseminated or escaped as a result of human activity, and become established somewhere within the United States, Canada or Greenland.
Allergenicity: No allergy has been reported for Garden Dahlia (Dahlia pinnata) species.
Pollination: Occurs in following seasons depending on latitude and elevation: Summer to Fall.
Angiosperm - Flowering Dicot: Plants in this group have two embryonic leaves (dicotyledons). Examples of dicotyledons are beans, buttercups, oaks, sunflowers, etc.
Forb: A broad-leaved herb other than a grass, especially one growing in a field, prairie, or meadow.
Perennial: Living for many years.
Bulb: a usually subterranean and often globular bud having fleshy leaves emergent at the top and a stem reduced to a flat disk, rooting from the underside, as in the onion and lily.
Herbaceous Stem: Not woody, lacking lignified tissues.
Garden Dahlia Species Usage
Hummingbird Plant: A plant that is known to attract hummingbirds, usually brightly colored.
More Garden Dahlia (Dahlia pinnata) imagesby Jessie M. Harris from BONAP