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DAHLIA 'Roxy'

Dwarf form. Shocking magenta single pink with bronzed leaves
Further Reading....

  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height - 60cm (24in)
  • Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Tuberous - tuberous perennial. Early dwarf bedding type. Flowers 5-10cm (2-4in) 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 - - wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, earwigs, caterpillars, powdery mildew, mosaic virus.
  • Place of origin - Mexico, Central America.
  • Flower Shape - Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
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Dahlia - Care Guide
Tubers - Care Guide

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