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DAHLIA Black Beauty

Dahlia variabilis

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Family: Asteraceae

Subfamily: Asteroideae

Characteristics: Tuberous perennial 40 cm

Seeds per packet: 20

A magnificent Dahlia that produces almost pure black coloured petals with vibrant golden yellow centres revealing a deep maroon/burgundy shimmer when the sunlight hits them.

Can be grown in the garden bed with a stunning effect or in containers for added attraction on the patio.

Adaptable to most well-drained garden soils in a sunny position. Preforms best in sandier soils, lighten heavy clay soils by adding sand.

Growing Instructions

Tropical: Winter & Spring
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer
Cold: Spring to Early Summer

Sow: Sow 12mm deep.
For best results sow direct in growing position.
Germination: 14-28 days
Plant space: 50cm 
Flowering: 14-16 weeks

Remove spent flowers to encourage dense growth and new flowers.
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.

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