Dahlia Bishops Children

£1.09£8.99

One of the best medium sized dahlias to grow from seed producing stunning rich dark bronze foliage with Fiery single flowers in a rich palette of colours.  The plants from seed will produce tubers which can be stored over winter for the following season.

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Dahlia Bishops Children

One of the best medium sized dahlias to grow from seed producing stunning rich dark bronze foliage with Fiery single flowers in a rich palette of colours.  The plants from seed will produce tubers which can be stored over winter for the following season.  Height: 60-75cm (24-30 inches).

 Cultivation advice Dahlia Bishops Children

  • Sow from late winter onwards indoor?s or heated undercover in fine compost 6 mm (¼in) deep.
  • Keep soil damp but not wet, sealing in a polythene bag after sowing is helpful. Germination in 7-10 days at 65-70 F.
  • When large enough to handle, transplant to trays or individual 3 in pots and grow on in cooler conditions.
  • Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions before planting out after all risk of frost, at 12-18 in apart.
  • Prefers good moisture retentive soil and full sun.