Sunday, December 30, 2018

Dahlias

I have never attempted to grow dahlias before. At rose garden plant swap, I contributed many stalks of rhubarb and was given 4 tubers by one of our members.
He suggested I plant them close together, 2 x 2, so they would have support and as yet have not had to stake them.
I asked what colours and was told..."just wait and see, they are mixed colours".
 These 2 are between the apricot tree and a standard rose.

 These 2 are on the other side of the apricot tree next to the dwarf orange.
This stem has 3 buds.
It will be a trial and error theory, like Bill said, just wait and see.
So far so good.

4 comments:

  1. They have grown well. Much taller than mine so far. It is a bit exciting waiting for the flowers to see what they are like!

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  2. They are looking very vigorous and you won't have to wait much longer.

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  3. You will have some beautiful flowers soon. Cant wait to see the colours too.

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  4. They look healthy and it sounds like you are having fun waiting to see how they develop.

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