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Dahlia ‘Bishop of Leicester’


Available as tubers and plants

Suitable for:

  • Borders
  • Gardens
  • Beds
  • Cut Flowers
  • Patio Pots

Sold as plants only.

Dahlia plants can only be supplied in multiples of 3.
3 separate varieties can be chosen.



Bishop of Leicester was first introduced from the Netherlands in 2002. This Paeony class ‘Bishop’ variety has lilac pink flowers faintly washed with white. It has dark stems and foliage and with its open pollen covered disc is attractive to bees and other pollinators. It is suitable for use in borders, in patio pots and containers and makes an attractive cut flower.

Available as tubers and garden ready plants in 1 ltr pots

Additional information


H3: Half-hardy – mild winter

Planting Period

May to June

Soil Type

Well-drained, Humus-rich


Full sun

Planting Depth (cm)


Planting Spacing (cm)


Flowering Period

From June until the first Frost

Height (cm)


Flower Size (cm)


Flower Colour

Lilac Pink

Foliage Colour


Delivery Dates

Tubers Feb / March
Plants From April until June


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