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Dahlia 'Mrs Eileen'

Dahlia 'Mrs Eileen'

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Plant name: Dahlia 'Mrs Eileen'

Other names: Decorative Dahlia 'Mrs. Eileen', Dinnerplate Dahlia 'Mrs. Eileen'

Category: Perennial

Plant family: Asteraceae

Light preference: Full sun

Soil preference: Clay, loam, sand. Acid, alkaline, neutral. Moist but well-drained.

Flowering/fruiting month: July - September

Size:

  • Up to 120cm height
  • Up to 60cm spread

Description: 'Mrs. Eileen' is an upright, bushy, tuberous perennial with pinnate, toothed, dark green leaves and sturdy, upright stems bearing large, double, orange flowers from midsummer into autumn.

Care: Grow in a fertile, humus-rich well-drained soil in full sun. Stake if required. Water freely in dry periods. Lift and store tubers in autumn. Propagate by division or softwood cuttings. Deadhead to prolong flowering. Cut to near ground level in autumn before lifting and storing tubers for winter.

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