Dahlia Corson Gold

£3.90£5.90

Large Semi Cactus. Excellent yellow blooms with good depth. 1.5m. E.

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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

Bright yellow with a strong growing upright habit. Well formed blooms have good depth and more resistant to damping off than most. Very much talked about at Wisley in 2017 where it was winner of the Jaldec Perpetual Challenge Trophy for best Giant or Large seedling. Also awarded a Certificate of Exhibition Merit at The NDS Exhibition Trials at Golden Acre Park in 2016. We suggest this variety is grown 4-5 up when growing for exhibition. Plants well benefit from being well fed through the season and will respond positively to a dose of Epsom Salts. Grows to 1.5m. Good for the show bench and will also look goof in the garden due to its upright habit and weather resistance. Raised by Derek Cave from Nuneaton.

Variety:Corson Gold
Classification:Large Semi Cactus Dahlia
Flower Colour:Bright Yellow
Suitable for:Exhibition and Garden
Awards:Jaldec Trophy Winner 2017. Certificate of Exhibition Merit 2016 NDS Trials.
Height:1.5m
Flower size:200-260mm
Stopping:Mid to end June at 4 pairs of leaves
Disbudding:For exhibition general rule is 1st 3-4 pairs of buds below the terminal bud should be removed
Plant Spacing:For exhibition: 2 row bed 60cm x 60cm apart with 1.2m between bedFor Garden:50-60cm between plants
Introduced:2016
Raiser:Derek Cave
Other:Upright habit and strong stems

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.

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

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

Chrysanthemum Cuttings – Available from early February until 16th May

£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