Dahlia Thomas Edison
A premium Dinner Plate Dahlia variety that produces an abundance of deep purple blooms which look amazing planted in groups within the border or in pots on the patio. They also make great cut flowers for the vase. These colourful Dahlias produce the largest flowers of all varieties, up to a huge 25cm/10in! Height 1.2m. Flowers June to September. Top grade dahlia tubers supplied.
|Mature Height||120 cm|
|Mature Spread||60 cm|
|Plant Spacing||45 cm|
|Annual Growth||120 cm|
|Planting||Plant at a depth of approx 10cm.|
|Soil Type||Well drained/light soil|
Planting & Growing Instructions
In areas where there is extreme cold, dig up dahlias and store in a cool peat over the winter. Apply a high potash fertiliser every few weeks in the summer to help growth and they can be dead headed when necessary.Dahlia tubers can be planted 10cm deep in fertile well drained soil, outdoors in spring when the frost has disappeared. They prefer to be in a sunny location and spaced at approximately 45cm apart.