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Dahlia variabilis 'Fireworks Mixed'

Just £0.99

Half-Hardy Annual
What is Half-Hardy Annual?
A plant that completes its entire life cycle (growth, reproduction, death) in one season.
Can be grown outdoors but requires winter protection from frosts and temperatures below 0C.
1 packet (50 dahlia seeds) 5 packets for the price of 4 £0.99 Despatch: within 24 hours
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After over 10 years T&M's flower breeders have successfully bred the first ever striped mixture of Dahlias from seed! Spectacular dwarf free-flowering bushy plants with uniquely striped blooms which erupt into a wide range of bright and vibrant colours. Sure to create a dazzling display in borders or containers. Occasionally a solid coloured bloom may also appear. Height: 40cm (16in).

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.

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Patio, Cottage Gardens, Exotic Garden, Cut Flower Garden

Half-hardy

Full sun

Up to 40cm (15.7in)

Up to 40cm (15.7in)

Easy for all

Easy for all

1 packet (50 dahlia seeds) (TP04218)

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Sowing Months Flowering Months
Sow February to April. Sow seed on the surface of a good, free-draining, damp, seed or multipurpose compost and cover with a very fine sprinkling of vermiculite. Place in a propagator or seal container inside a polythene bag and place at a temperature of 20-25C (68-77F) until after germination which usually takes 7-21 days. Do not exclude light, as this helps germination.

Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into trays or 7.5cm (3in) pots. Gradually acclimatise plants to cooler conditions for a few weeks before planting out after all risk of frost, 30cm (12in) apart.

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