Dahlias Step by Step

The complete guide to growing beautiful dahlias in your garden

by Martin Cole

The book to help you grow beautiful healthy dahlias for a fantastic display in your garden all summer

There is no doubt dahlias are stunning plants but they can be tricky to grow. Here are just a few of things you need to know when growing dahlias.

What dahlia growers need to know

  • You need to know where to plant dahlias, when to plant them, how to plant them, and what kind of soil they need.
  • You need to know about feeding them, watering them, staking them, pruning or deadheading them, and you need to know what to do with them over winter.
  • And if you want more dahlia plants for free, you need to know how to go about propagating your dahlias too.

So, there is a lot know and a fair bit to be confused about if want to grow beautiful dahlias for your garden.

And that ls where Dahlias Step by Step comes in.

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Dahlias Step by Step

The Complete Guide to Growing Dahlias in Your Garden


How Dahlias Step by Step will help you grow fantastic dahlias

This complete guide to growing dahlias covers all stages of dahlia care including propagation, planting, cultivation, overwintering and pests and diseases and much more.

This is the ebook for you if you love dahlias and want to learn how to get the best out of the dahlias you grow.

It is a comprehensive step by step guide, suitable for beginners and those with some gardening experience, with plain language explanations and useful images and illustrations.

What you will learn

You will learn all about:

  • The origins of the modern dahlia and how knowing the history helps you grow great dahlias today.
  • The ideal growing conditions for dahlias , including soil, aspect and positioning.
  • How to plant dahlias, when to plant dahlias and how to space them for optimal growth.
  • How to take care of your dahlias as they grow, including staking, watering and feeding.
  • The three critical techniques you need to master in order to maximise flowering, including how to deadhead your dahlias so they flower until winter.
  • The main pests and diseases that might attack your dahlias and how you can deal with them.
  • How to grow dahlias in pots and how to make sure dahlias you grow for the vase last as long as possible.
  • How to take care of dahlias over winter.
  • The three main ways to propagate dahlias, allowing you to create new dahlia plants for free.
  • How to tell the different types of dahlias apart and how they are officially classified into groups.
  • The recommended varieties, identified by key colour characteristics for each different type of dahlia.

Dahlias Step by Step comes as a full colour ebook in pdf and e-pub formats with over 60 images and illustrations.

What do I know?

I’m Martin Cole, the author of Dahlias Step by Step and I’ve been growing dahlias for over twenty years. I’m a former BBC Gardener of the Year finalist and I run the popular gardening blog Gardening Step by Step. What is more, recently, Thompson and Morgan, the UK’s largest Mail Order Seed and Plant company, featured me in their Dahlia Masterclass coverage on their blog.

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Dahlias Step by Step

The Complete Guide to Growing Dahlias in Your Garden