Dahlia Dalina® Maxi Cancun
Sumptuous deep purple flowers with contrasting white tips create a wonderful display of colour above the attractive compact foliage and attract bees to your garden.
Month Available: July
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Frost hardy
Main Attribute: Summer and autumn flowering.
Height / Spread: 50cm x 45cm (20in x 18in)
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: Move plants in pots to a frost free area for winter or lift tubers from the garden.
Care and Time: Medium - autumn
Benefits: Colour, easy to grow.
History: Bred for their ease to grow, health and vigour.