Dahlia Bishop of Leicester I

Dahlia Bishop of Leicester I

1 Dahlia ‘Bishop of Leicester’ in a package with a large colour photo and planting instructions. (Outer of 5 packs)

Description

The pink Dahlia ‘Bishop of Leicester’ is a rewarding summer bloomer that will give you pleasure for months on end. With its beautiful dark foliage, this Dahlia is a special addition to your border. Dahlia ‘Bishop of Leicester’ blooms all summer from July until the first frost. Dahlia ‘Bishop of Leicester’ grows to a height of about 90 cm and it may be necessary to support the flower stems. Dahlia tubers can be planted in the spring. Dahlia ‘Bishop of Leicester’ is sensitive to frost, so be careful with late night frost. Dig a spacious planting hole, loosen the soil and fill the planting hole with good potting soil. Carefully place the tubers in the planting hole and cover with 3-5 cm soil. The planting distance of the tubers is 30-60 cm. Water the tubers immediately after planting. Dahlias bloom most profusely in full sun. Store the tubers in a frost-free place after flowering and you will enjoy them for years to come. Dahlia ‘Bishop of Leicester’ can be combined well with perennials and other Dahlia varieties due to its attractive foliage. The soft pink flowers, orange centre and dark leaves are an appealing addition to any garden, border or pot. Dahlia ‘Bishop of Leicester’ is an excellent cut flower with a long vase life. The best time to cut Dahlias is early in the day. Immediately placing the stems in lukewarm water with cut flower food.

Additional information

Weight 0.6 kg
Unit

No of Bulbs

1 per Bag

Height

90

Flowering time

Colour

Biodiverse

Yes

Biodiversity friendly