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Dahlia Cactus Mix

Marvellous, spiky sea-urchin dahlias, which are great for cutting and will flower in the garden for many years.
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40 seeds

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Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Tender Perennial
Position
Cutting Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
July - October, 16 weeks from sowing
Height
1.2m (4ft)
Group/Species
variabilis
Common name
Dahlia
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
60cm (24in)
Cultivation
Sow the seeds onto the surface of the compost and cover with a layer of vermiculite. Cover the trays with a clear plastic bag, until the first seedlings are visible. Do not allow to dry out. 

Description

Marvellous, spiky sea-urchin dahlias, which are great for cutting and will flower in the garden for many years.

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, alternatively, lift and overwinter your dahlias frost free undercover.