One of the sweetest little dahlias in our patch, ‘Frank Holmes’ produces armloads of 1.5 inch soft lavender flowers on long, strong stems all season long. If you love purple then this sweetie is for you!
Details: Flower type: pom Height: 3’ Amount of sun: full sun Days to maturity: 80-100 days Plant spacing: 12-18” Pinch: when plants are 12” tall
Harvesting/Vase Life: Cut when blooms are three-quarters of the way open, but not overly ripe. To do this, check the back of each flower head, looking for firm and lush petals versus papery or slightly dehydrated ones. Place into water with hydrator, or sear stem ends by placing into 160-180* water and allow to cool for 1 hour. Blooms will last 5-6 days.
SHIPPING & DELIVERY
Once an order has been placed, we cannot add or subtract items. If you want any additional items not included in your original order, please place a new order. We are unable to combine separately placed orders.
Most orders ship within 3-4 business days unless otherwise noted in the product description and should arrive within a week. We ship Monday-Thursday. Orders placed Friday-Sunday will ship out the following week. We are unable to expedite orders at this time.
To protect from cold damage during shipping, all dahlias will ship April 1-15, 2018. We cannot accommodate requests to ship before April 1st. Dahlias cannot be combined with other orders and ship separately in the spring.
Please note that due to export restrictions we are NOT able to ship dahlia tubers, bulbs, corms, and nicotiana/flowering tobacco to Canada. If you live outside of the U.S. and put any of these items in your cart you will be unable to check out.
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