Dahlia 'Schipper’s Bronze’

My number one favourite new dahlia in a wonderful burnished copper brown above dark stems and leaves – named after my friend Dicky Schipper, who spotted this in a trial field standing out from hundreds of others. More
1 tuber 229324-1 £4.95 Delivery late February
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When in stock, outdoor bulbs are normally despatched within 2-3 working days. During the busy months of February and September/October, it can take up to two weeks for delivery, due to the number of orders being processed. Please note, we despatch all of our orders in the order they were placed.
3 tubers 229324-3 £11.50 Delivery late February
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When in stock, outdoor bulbs are normally despatched within 2-3 working days. During the busy months of February and September/October, it can take up to two weeks for delivery, due to the number of orders being processed. Please note, we despatch all of our orders in the order they were placed.

Or buy this as part of our New Favourites Dahlia Collection.

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My number one favourite new dahlia in a wonderful burnished copper brown above dark stems and leaves – named after my friend Dicky Schipper, who spotted this in a trial field standing out from hundreds of others.

It is brilliant for a container or front of a border – hugely recommended.

Genus Dahlia
Variety Fudv, Schipper's Bronze
Group Miscellaneous Group

For more information on dahlia groups, click here.

Type Tender Perennial Tuber
Common Name Dahlia
Bulb Size 1
Soil Type Acid, Chalky, Fertile, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Spacing 75cm (30in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Pot them up undercover March or early April. Place them in a light, frost-free place and keep the compost moist.
Care Tips Support with a stout stick, tie in every couple of weeks. In the south you can mulch deeply and overwinter them in the ground.
Flowering July - November
Harvesting Flower production 5 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Bulb Delivery - When in stock, outdoor bulbs are normally despatched within 2-3 working days. During the busy months of February and September/October, it can take up to two weeks for delivery, due to the number of orders being processed. Please note, we despatch all of our orders in the order they were placed.

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