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DAHLIA Red Skin Mix

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Dahlia variabilis

Family: Asteraceae

Subfamily: Asteroideae

Characteristics: Tuberous perennial 40 cm

Seeds per packet: 30

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An old fashioned favourite and superb cut flower; bloom colours range from scarlet-red, lilac-pink, to orange. These showy flowers range from 5-10 cm (2-4”) in diameter.

Outstanding addition to the flower border or container garden.

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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