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Organic Dahlia Cafe Au Lait

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This is the pin-up of the dahlia world, famous for its soft blush/peach tones.  Pack ofOrganic Dahlia Tuber cafe au lait three tubers.  More details below.

Flower size 10-15cm
Height to     90cm



Organic Dahlia Cafe-au-Lait

Beautiful blush coloured dahlia that harmonises with most planting schemes. Excellent cut flower and very popular in bridal bouquets.  Cut regularly to encourage new flowers.

Flower size 10-15cm
Height to     90cm

Three Tubers per pack.

Organic Dahlia Cafe au Lait planting instructions –

DAHLIAS are easy to grow and will add some wonderful colours to your garden. They are tolerant of a wide range of soil types and situations but perform best in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun.  Prepare the soil using compost, well rotted manure or a general NPK fertilizer.

  • Tubers can either be started off in large pots of quality organic potting compost in April and planted out after all risk of frost is over in May/June; or planted directly were they are to flower in May/June.
  • Tubers should be planted 10-15cm deep.
  • Stake as required and pinch out shoots to promote bushiness (see pruning and training below)
  • Keep well-watered and once flowers appear feed with a high potash liquid feed every two weeks from July to early September.
  • Watch out for slugs!  Dahlias are quite a favourite.
  • Once the plants have died back in autumn/winter you can either lift and store the tubers or leave in situ  and cover with a thick layer of compost or leaf mould to protect from frost.
  • Click HERE for more detailed growing instructions.

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