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Botanical name: Dahlia 'Bishop of York'
Other names: Dahlia 'Bishop of York', Peony-flowered dahlia 'Bishop of York', Miscellaneous dahlia 'Bishop of York', Bronze-leaved dahlia 'Bishop of York'
Variety or cultivar: 'Bishop of York' _ 'Bishop of York' is a bushy, clump-forming, tuberous perennial with toothed, pinnate, purple- to black-flushed, dark green leaves and single to semi-double, orange-flushed, yellow flowers from midsummer to early autumn.
Dahlia 'Bishop of York' is: Deciduous
Flower: Yellow, Flushed orange in Summer; Flushed orange, Yellow in Autumn
Foliage: Flushed purple, Flushed black, Dark-green in Spring; Flushed purple, Flushed black, Dark-green in Summer; Flushed black, Dark-green, Flushed purple in Autumn
Habit: Clump-forming, Compact, Erect
Diseases: May also be susceptible to viruses and fungal rots.
Pruning: Deadhead to prolong flowering. Cut to near ground level in autumn.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Dahlia 'Bishop of York' (Dahlia 'Bishop of York') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 0.6m after 1-2 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging
Cultivation: Grow in a fertile, humus-rich well-drained soil in full sun. Pinch out growing tips to encourage bushy plants. Stake if required. Water freely in dry periods. Lift and store tubers in autumn.
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|Soil types:||Clay, Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Hardiness:||Tender in frost (H3)|
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