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Dahlia 'Alauna Clair Obscure'

The best of the bi-colours, with a marvellous Ascot hat shape.
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1 tuber

3 tubers

1 x 3 litre pot

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Details:

Type
Tender Perennial Tuber
Position
Back, Middle
Soil
Acid, Chalky, Fertile, Neutral
Flowers
July - November
Height
1.1m (3ft 7in)
Group/Species
Fimbriata Group
Common name
Dahlia
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
Plant just under the soil surface, 75cm (30in) apart.
Cultivation
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.

Description

The best of the bi-colour dahlias, with a marvellous Ascot hat shape.

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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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.