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botanical name:
Narcissus 'Romance'
Narcissus 'Romance' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Daffodil
family:  Amaryllidaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.36m
width: 0.15m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: blue-green
flower colour: peach
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:
Attractive fragrant flowers with overlapping rounded white perianth petals and shapely cups, opening apricot then aging to rose-pink. Vigorous and increases quickly.

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.

usage:
Good for naturalising

other notes:
Division 2 - Large-cupped

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