Dahlia Mystics Fantasy
Beautiful dark brown, almost black foliage, creates a delightful foil for the pale pink and soft yellow flowers from summer onwards, attracting bees to your garden. Foliage will die down in autumn and will require protection from frost.
Month Available: July
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Pink
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer, Autumn
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from frost
Main Attribute: Summer to autumn flowering
Height / Spread: 120cm x 60cm (4ft x 2ft)
I find it easier to grow these in pots and then just move the whole thing into a warm dry place for winter.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Various but unlikely
Plant Care: Deadhead regularly to encourage more blooms.
Care and Time: Medium - summer
Benefits: Flower colour, foliage colour, long flowering period, attracts bees
History: The Mystics range have been bred for their foliage colour and flower colour.
EU Rights: N/A