One of the most popular Dahlias, a gorgeous variety with stunning red flowers and sensational dark foliage. They will produce an abundance of stunning flowers from June to October. They prefer to be in a sunny location, and look superb in pots on the patio, or in a sunny border. This is a magnificent performer, the single open nature of its blooms make it attractive to bees. It's perfect for cutting. The Royal Horticultural Society has given it its Award of Garden Merit (AGM). Height 60-80cm. Top grade tubers supplied.
|Mature Height||80 cm|
|Mature Spread||50 cm|
|Plant Spacing||45 cm|
|Annual Growth||80 cm|
|Planting||Plant at a depth of approx 10cm.|
|Soil Type||Well drained/light soil|
Growing at a glance…
Dahlia tubers can be planted outdoors, 10cm deep in fertile well-drained soil in spring when the frost has disappeared. They prefer to be in a sunny location and spaced at approximately 45cm apart. In areas where there is extreme cold, dig up dahlias and store in potting compost over the winter. Apply a high potash fertiliser every few weeks in the summer to help growth. Dead head when necessary.