Dahlia 'Sir Alf Ramsey'
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Pretty powder lilac-light pink large blooms, referred to as a diner plate Dahlia due to the fantastic size of the flowers. A lovely tall Dahlia variety perfect for adding a pop of colour at the back of the border or to add height to a container garden. Wonderful Dahlia flower blooms keep on flowering up until the first frosts.
Name: Dahlia 'Sir Alf Ramsey' Decorative 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: 130-150 cm
Flowers: July- to first frosts
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!