Botanical Name - Dahlia variabilis 'Love Affair'
Common Name - Dahlia Love Affair
Description - These are the new generation of Dahlias bred by Dr Keith Hammett. These new varieties do not require staking, they are multiple branching and topped with vivid blooms. Love Affair has burgundy foliage with lovely orange toned flowers. Wonderful cut flower & irresistible to pollinators. Low water requirements once established.
Flower Time - Summer, Autumn
Size - Grows to 80cm high x 80cm wide.
Use - They provide contrast and texture to the landscape and are a foundation of the cottage garden. Great performers, perfect for mixed borders or container gardens. Frost hardy, dying down in winter, re-shooting in the spring.
Position - Full sun.
Maintenance - Remove spent flowers for repeat flowering. Water during dry spells.
At a Glance
- Full sun
- Beautiful colour
- Frost hardy