Dahlia 'Park Princess'

Half-hardy Tuber

What is Half-Hardy Tuber?
Plant that grows from an underground storage organ. Generally supplied in a
dormant condition with no top growth. Can be grown outdoors
but requires winter protection from frosts and temperatures below 0C.

An explosion of cactus-type blooms throughout summer

Superb cut flowers

Perfect for late summer colour in sunny borders

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Height Up to 60cm (24in)
Spread Up to 40cm (16in)

Half-hardy Tuber

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full sun

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Flowering Months

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Description
Dahlia 'Park Princess' is a particularly eye-catching variety that will certainly turn heads. The bright pink, cactus-type blooms resemble mini fireworks that create a colour explosion in summer. Flowers are borne all summer long, making flamboyant cut flowers for a vase indoors. This compact variety is neat and bushy – perfect for the front of the border or a sunny spot on the patio. Height: 60cm (24”). Spread: 40cm (16”).


1 dahlia tuber (69397)
3 dahlia tubers (KB9627)

How to Grow
Plant Dahlia tubers outdoors in April after all risk of frost has passed. Choose a sunny position in moist well drained soil. Prepare the soil by digging in plenty of well rotted manure or compost. Plant tubers at a depth of 15cm (6") and water well. Alternatively, start tubers into growth in pots of compost in a frost free greenhouse. Transplant them into their final positions outdoors in June.
More Info
Feed and water dahlias regularly throughout the growing season. While plants are still young, pinch out the growing tip of each stem to encourage bushier growth and masses of flowers. As dahlias develop, the taller varieties will require staking with garden canes to support their stems. Deadhead faded dahlia flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced. With the first autumn frosts, remove tubers from their growing positions and trim away the old stems to 5cm above the tuber. Clean any remaining soil from the tubers and store them over winter in trays of peat or sand, in a cool but frost free position. The tubers can be planted the following spring for another fabulous display.
Delivery

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Thompson & Morgan strives to ensure that all its plants are delivered to you in the perfect condition for planting. Sadly, the time it takes to deliver to certain locations in the UK means that we can't guarantee this, so regretfully we are unable to ship live plants to the following areas: HS, IV41-IV49, IV51, IV55-56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR24, ZE1-ZE3

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