Dahlia 'Franz Kafka'

Dahlia 'Franz Kafka'


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Pretty in pink, this lovely pompon type Dahlia adds a little fun to your planting schemes. Dahlia 'Franz Kafka' provides a mass of flowers throughout the summer, even until the first frosts. Lilac-pink tones of round blooms that look fantastic mixed with blue tones, grasses or purples in the garden. A lovely Dahlia for cut flower arrangements too.

Name: Dahlia 'Franz Kafka' Pompon Type

Planting Tubers: Indoors Feb-March then plant into the garden after frosts have finished or plant straight outdoors in March-April

Site: Full sun, partial shade & well drained soil

Height: 80-90 cm

Flowers: July- to first frosts

Wildlife: none

Care: Slugs & snails love the young growth of Dahlia, be sure to use suitable pest control to keep their nibbles at bay! Taller varieties of Dahlia may need a little support later in the season to keep them upright. Keep your Dahlia blooming well by feeding regularly in the summer season, use a high phosphate feed such as a tomato food for better results. Dead head Dahlia flowers to encourage more blooms to follow.

How your bulbs arrive to you;

Our bulbs come to you safely packed & with a helpful instruction booklet. Store your bulbs somewhere cool, keep out of direct sunlight, until ready to plant. Mice tend to like nibbling on bulbs, keep them somewhere safe away from hungry mice!