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Enormous wild species dahlia
Usually grown for its huge tropical foliage
Nodding mauve flowers produced in mild climates
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This enormous wild species dahlia can reach up to three metres in a single growing season. Sporting huge, elder-like leaves of around a metre long held on impressive stems which resemble bamboo, Dahlia ‘Imperialis’ is usually grown as a foliage plant. Its jungly appearance makes it a magnificent specimen for a tropical border.
The flowers don’t appear until October, so it requires a warm position to bloom, either in a greenhouse/conservatory or a sheltered position in mild gardens, where the flowers won’t risk being prematurely cut down by frost. If you succeed at the challenge, you’ll be rewarded with pale mauve, yellow-centred flowers which nod down on you from an intimidating height!
Height: 3m (118in). Spread: 1.5m (59in).
Height Up to 300cm (118in)
Spread Up to 150cm (59in)
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1 Tuber (KF1831)
2 Tubers (KF1832)
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