Dahlia Hillcrest Firecrest

£3.25£5.75

Small Decorative. Yellow and red bi colour. 1.2m. Suitable for cut flower, garden display and exhibition.

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Price per plant with Quantity Discount
1-2 £5.75
3-4 £5.60
5-9 £5.45
10+ £5.30
Price per plant with Quantity Discount
1-2 £3.25
3-4 £3.10
5-9 £2.95
10+ £2.80

Description

An exciting vibrant bi-colour from Les Jackson. This eye-catching bright yellow with orange red tips is early flowering making it an excellent garden and cut flower variety but will also do well in Bi-colour classes and for basket work. The flowers have true decorative formation with the plant having a compact and free flowering habit growing to 1-1.2 m.

Variety:Hillcrest Firecrest
Classification:Small Decorative Dahlia
Colour:Bright Yellow with orange red tips
Suitable for:Garden and Cutting
Awards:
Height:1 – 1.2 m
Flower Size:100-170 mm
Stopping:Mid-end June at 5-6 pairs. For general garden use allow resultant breaks to develop naturally
Disbudding:If required remove the first 2 – 2½ pairs of buds below the terminal bud, otherwise deadhead regularly.
Plant Spacing:50-60 cm apart keeping plants well caned and tied even though this is a stocky grower.
Introduced:2016
Raiser:Les Jackson, Carlisle
Other:

Dahlia Mini Plants – Available from 23rd 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, this may be longer in times of high demand. Orders for other than our special collections must be received before 17th 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 1st June 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 17th April. Beyond this date any orders received will be accepted on a ‘Substitutes Acceptable’ basis.
 

Also available as a Tuber

Dahlia Mini Plants – £6.95 Earliest availability now end April until the end of May 

Garden Ready Dahlias – £8.95 Available for a 2 week period commencing 1st June  ONLY

Chrysanthemum Cuttings – £6.95 Earliest availability now late March until Mid May

Sent FIRST CLASS POST to all UK destinations. This applies regardless of the number of plants ordered.

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