DAHLIA Unwins Dwarf Mix
Stock: 282 Available
Dahlia x hybrida
Characteristics: Tuberous perennial 30 cm
Seeds per packet: 30
The beautiful green foliage is adorned with showy bronze, salmon, apricot, orange, scarlet, crimson, yellow and lavender semi-double. Petals surround a small golden yellow centre.
Unwin series dahlias are bedding type dahlias with a vigorous, dwarf habit. Excellent bedding or container plants and make good cut flowers.
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.
Adaptable to most well-drained garden soils in a sunny position. Preforms best in sandier soils, lighten heavy clay soils by adding sand.