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© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Daffodil
poisonous or irritant
full sun, part shade
moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Unusual flowers in mid-spring, the pure white perianth segments being nearly covered by the flattened corona segments which are lemon yellow at first, ageing to white.
Best in moderately fertile, well drained soil, reasonably moist while in growth early in the year but quite dry when dormant in summer. Full sun or part shade.
Plant bulbs at one and half times their own size or a little deeper.
Allow foliage to die back naturally after flowering.
Separate and replant bulb offsets.
Division 11a - Split corona, collar.