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Dahlia 'Graceland'
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Dahlia

30 species, 20,000 cultivars

Dahlia is a genus of plants are native to Mexico, Central America, and Colombia. There are at least 36 species of Dahlia. Dahlia are commonly grown as garden plant with large brightly-coloured flowers. It is a flower that preferes location with underect sun beams.

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