How to Manage Pests
Pests in Gardens and Landscapes
Family Asteraceae (Sunflower family)
Dahlias are perennial plants that are grown around shrubs, in borders, or in pots. Dahlias produce clusters of flowers in many different forms and colors. They bloom from early summer into winter. Dahlias have strong stems with divided leaves.
Optimum conditions for growth
Dahlias do well in full sun but require light shade
in the hottest areas. They require regular watering and need
Blossom of Dahlia