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DAHLIA Dwarf Opera Mix

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Dahlia x hybrida

Family: Asteraceae

Subfamily: Asteroideae

Characteristics: Tuberous perennial 35cm

Seeds per packet: 40

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This is another beautiful variety of Dahlia that is so easy and rewarding from seed for bedding, border, window box or patio.

Forming tidy compact plants, it bears an abundance of double and semi-double blooms in shades of red, orange, violet, white and yellow.

Tropical: Winter & Spring
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer
Cold: Spring to Early Summer

Sow: Sow 12mm deep.
For best results sow direct in growing position.
Germination: 14-28 days
Plant space: 50cm
Flowering: 14-16 weeks

Remove spent flowers to encourage dense growth and new flowers.
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.

Adaptable to most well-drained garden soils in a sunny position. Preforms best in sandier soils, lighten heavy clay soils by adding sand.


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