Dahlia dwarf "Extreme" (mixture of colors) - Dahlia variabilis.
Plants with a compact bush up to 35 cm high.
A mixture of high quality terry and semi-double varieties in rich colors. Differs in abundant flowering throughout the summer.
They are used in flower beds in large groups, for borders and ridges.
They prefer a sunny place, they are unpretentious to soils.
Sowing of seeds is carried out in March-April in seedling boxes. The seeding depth is 0.5 cm. At a soil temperature of + 18 ° C, seedlings appear on the 7-14th day. Seedlings dive into pots of 2-3 pieces, keep at a moderate temperature. In open ground, seedlings are planted in late May - early June, maintaining a distance between plants of 30-40 cm.
Eng.: Dahlia double flowered. Suom.: Daalia. Sven.: Dahlia.
* Having received a bouquet of dahlias as a gift, cut the stem of each flower under water by 2-3 cm. Pour settled water inside the hollow stem, plug the hole with a cotton swab or napkin, and only then put the flowers in a vase. This method helps to significantly extend the life of cut flowers.