About Jan van Schaffelaar
Elevate your garden with the enchanting pink Dahlia Jan van Schaffelaar. This distinguished dahlia boasts a symphony of colors and shapes, making it a must-have for any discerning gardener. This dahlia exudes a regal charm that transforms any garden into a floral masterpiece. Jan van Schaffelaar may be hard to pronounce, but it is a real showstopper in your garden. With its small, but compact petals, and pink color, it sure pops out of your garden.
- Vibrant petals: petals unfurl in hues of deep pink, contrasting with creamy whites, creating a captivating visual spectacle.
- Sturdy stems: robust stems ensure the flowers stand tall, weathering both breezy days and summer storms.
- Extended bloom time: enjoy an extended blooming period, gracing your garden with beauty from late spring through the first frost.
- Versatile landscaping: perfect for borders, beds, or containers, Jan van Schaffelaar adapts seamlessly to various garden settings.
- Low maintenance: requiring minimal effort for maximum visual impact.
How to plant and take care of Dahlia Jan van Schaffelaar
- Choose a sunny spot with well-draining soil.
- Dig a hole twice the diameter of the tuber and place it with the 'eyes' facing upwards.
- Cover with soil and water thoroughly.
- Water consistently, keeping the soil evenly moist but not waterlogged.
- Apply a balanced fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season.
- Remove spent blooms to encourage continuous flowering.
- Stake taller varieties to support their elegant posture.
- In colder climates, dig up tubers before the first frost, store in a cool, dry place, and replant in spring for perennial delight.