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botanical name:
Narcissus 'February Gold'
Narcissus 'February Gold' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Daffodil
synonyms:  Narcissus cyclamineus 'February Gold'
family:  Amaryllidaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.30m
width: 0.10m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: golden
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Vigorous, reliable, early spring flowering bulb. Slightly reflexed yellow perianth segments and long trumpets a shade darker golden yellow. Long lasting and free flowering. A excellent cultivar.

cultivation:
Best in moderately fertile, well drained soil. Needs reasonable moisture while in growth early in the year but dormant bulbs will survive drought and hot summers. 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.

propagation:
Separate and replant bulb offsets.

other notes:
Division 6 - Cyclamineus

RHS AGM

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