How to overwinter tender dahlias and cannas (part three)

In the third part of his video series, Monty shows how to prepare dahlia tubers in autumn to store them over winter.

Do it:

Oct, Nov

In part three of the Gardeners' World guide to storing dahlias and cannas over winter, Monty Don shows you how to prepare dahlia tubers to put into storage in late autumn. Watch now to discover the conditions they need in order to survive the winter and grow again in spring.

View part one

View part two


Related video inspiration


Discover more ideas and inspiration

Related content

How to divide spring-flowering perennials

How to choose perennials for dappled shade

How to make leaf mould in plastic sacks

Related offers


Heather offer

Save on heathers

Inject some colour into your winter and spring planting schemes with this beautiful collection of hardy heathers from only £2.55 per plant. These ericaceous plants make brilliant weed-suppressing ground cover and look fantastic with spring bulbs. Order now and your plants will be despatched from February 2018.

Order now


MOA 25 per cent savings

Save 25% at MOA

MOA products are natural and cruelty free with carefully selected organic and botanical ingredients. You'll save 25 per cent when you buy anything from their range, simply enter our offer code at checkout.

Use code: MAGIC25

Order now


Half price nerines from Blooming Direct

Save 50% on a collection of Nerine bowdenii

Enjoy beautiful colour throughout autumn with a collection of Nerine bowdenii bulbs from Blooming Direct. Buy the super saver collection for £17.98 and receive 20 bulbs, five of each variety pictured.

Order now