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Dahlia variabilis 'Bambino Mixed'

Half-hardy Annual

Charming, miniature semi-double flowers. Recommended for bedding, pots and containers. Height: 30-45cm (12-18in).

Culinary note: All dahlia flowers and tubers are edible. The flavours and textures can vary greatly depending on the soil and conditions in which they were grown. Flavours range from water chestnut through to a spicy apple or even carrot. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Ideal For:
patio, cottage gardens, exotic garden, cut flower garden
Flowering Period:
July, August, September, October
Sowing Months:
February, March
Position:
full sun
    • 1 packet (50 dahlia seeds)

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    • Despatch: Within 1 days
    • £1.49
Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 65-70F (18-20C). Sowing Depth: 1/16in (1.5mm). Sowing Time: February to March. Germination usually takes 7-21 days.

Transplant seedlings into 7.5cm (3in) pots when large enough to handle, taking care NOT to damage the roots. Harden off and plant out when all risk of frost has passed. Space the plants 30cm (12in) apart.

Prefers a moist, well drained soil. Plant in full sun.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above.

Despatch: Within 24 hours applies to orders placed online from Sunday to Thursday. Orders placed online on Friday or Saturday will be despatched on Monday. Please note that for Bank Holiday weekends, orders placed Friday to Sunday will be despatched on Tuesday.

Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


Please see our Delivery / P&P page for further details and details of any surcharges that may apply to certain destinations.

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