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DAHLIA 'Bishop of Llandaff

Peony form. Purple foliage, semi-double scarlet flowers
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Not available until May 2022 -
individually £11.50 each , 3+ £8.00 each 

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  • Red - scarlet
  • Height - 1.1m (3½ft)
  • Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Tuberous - tuberous perennial. Flowers to 7cm (3in) across.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - an old favourite and one of the best for beds and borders. named for Bishop Hughes of Llandaf (now Cardiff) in 1924. Wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, earwigs, caterpillars, powdery mildew, mosaic virus
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • Flower Shape - Paeony - Mass mixed irregular petals, with or without stamens
  • Semi-double - Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Patio / pot plants -
  • Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
Dahlia - Care Guide
Tubers - Care Guide

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