Growing Dahlias From Seed

The Beet: A Podcast For Plant Lovers

19-04-2024 • 11 mins

Growing dahlias from seed is very different from cultivating them in their tuber stage. The difference lies mainly in that they produce a whole new variety, genetically. This doesn’t dampen their ability to feed the bees, and attract pollinators, but it does shorten their vase life.
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