Dahlia Corson George

£3.90£5.90

Medium Semi Cactus. Rich lavender pink for exhibition or garden. 1.5m.

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Price per plant with Quantity Discount
1-2 £3.90
3-4 £3.75
5-9 £3.55
10+ £3.35
Price per plant with Quantity Discount
1-2 £5.90
3-4 £5.75
5-9 £5.55
10+ £5.35

Description

Stunning rich lavender pink that was much talked about at the National Dahlia Society show at Wisley in 2017 where it won the Hamari Perpetual Challenge Trophy for best medium flowered seedling. This is a strong growing variety with blooms having plenty of petal and good depth. To get the best form it is advisable to grow 8-9 flowering stems per plant and only dis-budding lightly. Grows to 1.5m on strong upright plants. Suitable for the show bench and the garden. Raised by Derek Cave from Warwickshire.

Variety:Corson George
Classification:Medium Semi Cactus
Flower Colour:Rich Lavender Pink
Suitable for:Exhibition and Garden Display
Awards:Hamari Perpetual Trophy Winner, NDS show, Wisley, 2017
Height:1.4m
Flower size: 160-210mm
Stopping: Stop at 4 pairs mid-end June for September shows and grow 8-9 up for showing.
Disbudding: For exhibition remove 2-3 pairs of buds below the terminal bud and for garden display just remove the first pair and deadhead regularly.
Plant Spacing: For exhibition: 2 row bed. 60 x 60cm apart with 1.2m between beds. Garden: 50-60cm between plants
Introduced:2017
Raiser:Derek Cave, Warwickshire, UK
Other:Weatherproof

Dahlia Mini Plants – Available from 25th March 2019 until the end of May 

These are strong rooted cuttings for those customers who have the facilities for potting up and growing on under glass, minimum 10°C (50ºF). We will make every effort to supply during the week requested but due to us taking cuttings to order, orders must be in the office at least FIVE WEEKS BEFORE required date for delivery. Orders for other than our special collections must be received before 20th April. Beyond this date any orders received will be accepted on a ‘Substitutes Acceptable’ basis.

Garden Ready Dahlias – Available for a 2 week period commencing 3rd June 2019 ONLY

For delivery to mainland UK only. These are grown in a 7cm “paper” pot and are “garden ready”. They can safely be planted straight out into the garden after a couple of days acclimatising, as long as all risk of frost is over. Due to the plants being grown to order please make sure orders for named varieties are with us by 20th April. Beyond this date any orders received will be accepted on a ‘Substitutes Acceptable’ basis.

£6.95 per delivery for all orders for Dahlia Mini plants, Chrysanthemums and Garden Ready Dahlias which are sent FIRST CLASS POST to all UK destinations. This applies regardless of the number of plants ordered.

Special Delivery – this optional services costs an additional £5.00 per order. These parcels are sent via either Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed by 1pm or by a Courier for next day delivery. These parcels are tracked and need signing for so please make sure you provide a contact number so we are able to contact you to arrange/advise of delivery.

Please note we are unable to package Dahlia Tubers or Garden Ready Dahlias with either Dahlia Mini Plants or Chrysanthemums. If separate deliveries are required then additional carriage and packing will need to be applied to the order.

All orders can be collected from the nursery in which case no carriage fee will be charged.

If you choose to collect your Plants/Tubers from either Halls of Heddon, or The Nursery Ovington (please specify) we will contact you to advise the order is ready for collection. We will make every effort to supply during the week requested but please be aware that delays may occur, so wait for us to contact you