Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection'
Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection'
Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection'
Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection'
Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection'

Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection'

Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection'

1 tuber — £4.45

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Orders placed before 1 March 2023
You can expect your order in March 2023

Orders placed 1 March - 15 April 2023
You can expect your order in April 2023

Orders placed 16 April - 15 May 2023
You can expect your order within 10 business days

Available for (pre)ordering again in December

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Description

Marvel at the concentric rings of rosy lavender-pink petals of Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection', each gently curved to create precise rosettes of up to 20cm across. This heirloom variety only goes to show that you can’t improve upon perfection! Dating back to the 1950's, Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection' remains unchanged and is timeless, with vintage charm radiating from every colossal flowerhead.

Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection' is a decorative dinnerplate variety with a stocky, a bushy habit. Like all dahlias, it’s free flowering so you'll have plenty to pick for a vase indoors. If you're looking for a combination, this dahlia nestles beautifully among blush-pink dahlias, sparkling white phlox and contrasting purple salvias for a softly-toned, cottage garden feel. Given a sunny spot, with a moist and fertile soil, this enduring dahlia is a trendy as ever and always will be.

Key features

  • Good for cutting

  • Comes back every year

  • Loved by pollinators

  • Thrives well in full sun

  • Packed in paper bags

  • Low maintenance

  • May need winter cover

Specs & details

  • Botanical name

    Dahlia 'Lavender Perfection'

  • Flower colour

    Violet, lavender

  • Leaf colour

    Green

  • Tuber size

    1

  • Established height

    70cm-1m

  • Established spread

    30-50cm

  • Plant spacing

    5 tubers per m2

  • Habit

    Upright

  • Life cycle

    Perennial

  • Hardiness

    Half hardy

  • Years to establish

    1st year

  • Sunlight

    Full sun
    Partial shade

  • Position

    Sheltered

  • Suitable for

    Large containers
    Borders
    Gravel gardens
    Coastal gardens
    Cottage gardens
    Low maintenance gardens
    Cut flower gardens

  • Soil acidity

    Any

  • Soil moisture

    Free draining

  • Soil type

    Loam
    Sandy
    Multipurpose compost
    Loam-based compost

  • Growing skill

    Easy to grow

  • Scented

    No

  • Pollinator-friendly

    No

  • Mouse resistant

    No

  • Rabbit resistant

    No

  • Deer resistant

    No

  • Toxicity

    No report

Plant calendar

JanFebMarAprMayJuneJulyAugSepOctNovDec
  • Planting
  • Flowering

Other information

  • Orders placed before 1 March 2023
    You can expect your order in March 2023

    Orders placed 1 March - 15 April 2023
    You can expect your order in April 2023

    Orders placed 16 April - 15 May 2023
    You can expect your order within 10 business days

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