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Dahlia 'Fire Pot'

Half-hardy Tuber

What is Half-Hardy Tuber?

Tropical colours of pink and coral

Flowers glow from within

Very floriferous

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Even on dull days, the flowers of Dahlia ‘Fire Pot’ seem to glow from within. Bright pink buds open into elegant, water-lily blooms, 15cm in diameter. The flowers are infused with tropical shades of hot tangerine pink which merge into a sunny yellow centre. The blooms gently fade into coral tones as they mature, so flowers on one plant exhibit different colour stages at the same time. An incredibly floriferous dahlia which blazes with colour for many months right up until the first frosts.

Height: 90 to 120cm (35-48). Spread: 60-75cm (24-30in).

Height Up to 90cm (35in)
Spread Up to 60cm (24in)

Half-hardy Tuber

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Flowering Months
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1 Tuber (KF1858)
2 Tubers (KF1859)
1 x 3 Litre Potted Plant (KF9090)

Plant Dahlia tubers outdoors in April after all risk of frost has passed. Choose a sunny position in moist well drained soil. Prepare the soil by digging in plenty of well rotted manure or compost. Plant tubers at a depth of 15cm (6") and water well. Alternatively, start tubers into growth in pots of compost in a frost free greenhouse. Transplant them into their final positions outdoors in June.
Feed and water dahlias regularly throughout the growing season. While plants are still young, pinch out the growing tip of each stem to encourage bushier growth and masses of flowers. As dahlias develop, the taller varieties will require staking with garden canes to support their stems. Deadhead faded dahlia flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced. With the first autumn frosts, remove tubers from their growing positions and trim away the old stems to 5cm above the tuber. Clean any remaining soil from the tubers and store them over winter in trays of peat or sand, in a cool but frost free position. The tubers can be planted the following spring for another fabulous display.

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