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A dahlia from seed that rivals plants started from rhizomes. Showpiece is appropriately named, having won numerous awards in the U.S., U.K., and Australia. The 4-foot plants with very sturdy stems carry 3 to 4 inch double blooms in bright shades of gold, crimson, purple, apricot, and numerous variations in the pink-red spectrum.
Germination: 15-21 days
Germination Temperature:Optimum soil temperatures 65--70ºF
Seed Planting Depth: Sow on the surface and lightly cover the seed
Starting Indoors: Start indoors 6-10 weeks before the last frost. Provide 65-70ºF soil temperatures. Transplant after the last frost date, 24-36” apart.
Sowing Outdoors:Direct sowing outdoors only in areas with a long growing season
Height and Width: 36-48" by 24-36"
Spacing: 24-36" apart
Light Needs: Sun
Soil Needs: Average to fertile, well-drained
Approximate days to flower from seed:80-90 Days
Uses: Flower Beds, containers, cut flowers
Care: Water seedlings regularly until established. Amend soil with compost before planting. During the heat of summer, they will need to be watered a few times a week. Apply a liquid fertilizer every 3-4 weeks or use a time-release fertilizer at planting time. Supply a support structure for Tall dahlias when they are blooming. Dig tubers in fall to store over winter for planting the following season.
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Everything's coming up Rose's! Or, actually Dahlias. Very happy with my experience ordering from Pinetree.
great late summer flower, but only some came up --seeds bought from different sellers came up better