Cut Flower Dahlia Collection
In this collection
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Cutting Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- July - November
- 90cm (36in)
- Ball Group, Decorative Group, Cactus Group Group
- Moist but Well-drained
- Full Sun
- Plant just under the soil surface, 75cm (30in) apart.
- 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.
This is all about strong, zappy colour and a sparkler silhouette shape. Brilliant packed together in a border, in a vase, and superb arranged down a table, fireplace or window ledge as single stems. These three work brilliantly with the acid green Agapanthus 'Navy Blue' seedheads, as shown in the picture.
All dahlia flowers are edible, scatter their petals on salads for flavour, texture and colour.This collection includes 1 or 2 tubers each of:
- Dahlia 'Downham Royal'
- Dahlia 'Purple Flame'
- Dahlia 'Urchin'
This can be gift wrapped in our exclusive hessian sack, with ribbon and a Sarah Raven gift card. You will be able to add this to your basket once you begin the checkout process. To add a gift message to your order, simply fill out the details at the delivery stage of the checkout.
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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.