Dahlia Lubega Power Tricolor
Striking large multi-coloured blooms of red, yellow, orange and white create an eye catching display from summer, attracting bees to your garden.
Month Available: June
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Multi-coloured
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from severe frosts
Main Attribute: Summer and autumn flowering.
Height / Spread: 60cm x 60cm (24in x 24in)
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 further blooms.
Care and Time: Medium - summer
Benefits: Colour, easy to grow.
History: A new variety of Dahlia, The Power Series, bred for the bold flower colour, study stems and long flowering period.