Coral Reef Dahlia Collection
In this collection
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Cutting Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- July - November
- 1.2m (4ft)
- Decorative Group, Semi-Cactus Group Group
- Moist but Well-drained
- Full Sun
- Pot up undercover in spring, place somewhere light and frost-free and keep moist. Pinch out growing tips at 20cm and plant out after last frosts. Alternatively plant straight into the ground when the frosts are nearly over.
A bunch planted together in our trial ground last summer, and every time I walked past it, I felt like I could be snorkeling on a coral reef!
All dahlia flowers are edible, scatter their petals on salads for flavour, texture and colour.This collection contains 1 or 2 tubers each of:
- Dahlia 'Salmon Runner'
- Dahlia 'Alfred Grille'
- Dahlia 'Karma Sangria'
- Dahlia 'Geri Scott'
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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.