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Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Sunshine Mix

This mixture literally lights up the garden with stunning color combinations of glowing pinks and oranges, as well as classic classic golds and whites. (Narcissus)
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Price: $13.95

Sale: $12.56

$1.57 Per Bulb
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Details:

Height: 14-16" tall
Bulb Spacing: 6 bulbs per sq. ft.
Bloom Time: Mid spring
Zones: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Shipping: Shipping begins in September based on ground temperatures, coldest zones first.

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Details
SKU 54DAF8
Common Name Large Cupped Daffodils
Botanical Name Narcissus
Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Ships As Bulb, Rhizome, Tuber
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Flower Color Mixed
Estimated Mature Height 14-16" tall
Bulb Size 14/16 cm
Bulb Spacing 6 bulbs per sq. ft.
Planting Depth Plant 6" deep
Bloom Time Mid spring
Plant Type/Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Fall
Will Tolerate Loamy Soil, Acidic Soil, Drought/Dry Soil
Soil Moisture Average, Well Draining
Suggested Uses Deer Resistant, Cut Flowers, Showy Flowers, Multiplies / Naturalizes, Easy to Grow
Ships to Canada No
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Description
Here's a great mixture of all the best color combos in Large Cupped Daffodils. Just look at the glowing pinks and oranges, in addition to the classic golds and whites! This mix literally lights up the garden.

Naturalizing Daffodils. Probably nothing in the gardening world is more foolproof and more rewarding than 'naturalizing' daffodils. Because unlike most other garden flowers, these fantastic plants are super-easy to plant in fall, they don't care about soil, as long as it's well-drained, and they'll bloom beautifully for you with absolutely no work every spring after you plant them. Best of all, daffodils increase over the years, each bulb developing into a blooming clump. All you have to do is pick the spots. The one thing to remember is that you won't be able to mow that area until the tops die down. Everything else takes care of itself. In a new or established wildflower meadow, the wildflower plants grow up around the daffodils hiding the fading foliage, so there's no work to do. And if you're planting wildflower seed, what could be easier that to pop in the bulbs when you have the ground already turned?'

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3.8

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80%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Long bloom time (3)
  • Low maintenance (3)

Cons

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      Reviewed by 5 customers

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      2.0

      Slightly Disappointing...

      By OpSnoFlake007

      from Boston, MA

      About Me Getting Started

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Long Bloom Time
      • Low Maintenance

      Cons

      • Colors Not As Expected

      Best Uses

        Comments about American Meadows Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Sunshine Mix:

        I was very disappointed in the colors. I had all yellows, no whites or pinks or oranges in the centers, plus I had a few "dud bulbs" that didn't grow. I also had mini daffodils that sprouted, not the large ones like I had ordered.

         
        2.0

        Half n Half

        By LovesBlooms

        from CA

        About Me Getting Started

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Long Bloom Time

        Cons

        • Blooms not as expected

        Best Uses

        • Cut Flowers

        Comments about American Meadows Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Sunshine Mix:

        Most of the blooms were small and almost stunted. They looked nothing like a Daffodil. I did not get even one of the pink blooms. But the 4 that bloomed out well were spectacular. I will have to buy some more just to see more of those blooms.

         
        5.0

        Beautiful!

        By Smileykate

        from AR

        About Me Avid Gardener

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Low Maintenance
        • Vivid Colors

        Cons

        • Short Bloom Time

        Best Uses

        • Containers
        • Large Areas
        • Raised Beds

        Comments about American Meadows Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Sunshine Mix:

        Your daffodils are blooming now and are Beautiful!
        I will be ordering from you again, products are fantastic and costumer service is great!

         
        5.0

        Lovely

        By seahag

        from Fayetteville, NY

        About Me Avid Gardener

        Pros

        • Long Bloom Time
        • Low Maintenance
        • Pest Resistant
        • Reliable Growth
        • Vivid Colors

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Cut Flowers
          • Large Areas

          Comments about American Meadows Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Sunshine Mix:

          I planted these in layers with tulips and hyacinths and the display was gorgeous.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          These daffodils are stunning!

          By sadie

          from Dartmouth, MA

          About Me Getting Started

          Pros

          • Accurate Instructions
          • Attractive
          • Fragrant
          • Hardy
          • Healthy
          • Lightweight
          • Versatile

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Garden
            • Outdoors
            • Patio

            Comments about American Meadows Large Cupped Daffodil Bulbs Sunshine Mix:

            I picked a bouquet for my daughter's cafe and placed it by the cash register. Almost everyone wants to know where they came from, they are so beautiful! So we tell them!!!
            I'm not an experienced gardener, just love daffodils in the spring. These bulbs are healthy and every one produced several blooms, the first season.
            American Meadows does a great job, I highly recommend them to everyone

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            How-To Guides

            History of Daffodils and Tulips

            How to Plant Flower Bulbs

            Fall Bulb FAQs

            About Planting Bulbs in Fall

            Improving Garden Soil

            Growing Plants in Containers


            What is a "Quality Bulb," and Why Does Bulb Quality Matter?

            Flower bulbs come in a wide variety of sizes. It is important to get the largest, best quality bulbs you can find. Larger bulbs help to ensure success, producing larger and stronger plants with more flowers.

            Several flower bulbs are part of the onion family, and because of this I like to use Onions as a representation of how important bulb size is. Which of the onions on your shelf go bad first? The smallest ones! Larger onions are more resilient, taking longer to dry out/rot and can withstand swings in temperature better. Flower bulbs are the same. Larger bulbs will withstand disease, draught, large amounts of moisture, and colder temperatures significantly better than the smaller ones.

            Here at American Meadows we are committed to providing you with the highest quality bulbs. This means we do everything we can to source the largest bulbs possible. Below is a comparison of bulbs purchased from three different retail stores:

            Each of the glass tubes contains 20 Dutch Master Daffodils. Starting from the left, the first tube is what is sold here at American Meadows, the middle tube was purchased at a local “Home Supply” box store, and the third is another online retailer. The difference is easily noticeable.

            The next picture is the same comparison, but with Tulip Bulbs:

            Again, our bulbs are quite a bit larger than other retailers.

            Other things to be aware of when it comes to bulb quality is making sure they are firm and without signs of external damage or cracking. Do your best to avoid bulbs that are already growing and have shoots or freshly grown roots. This is difficult when purchasing online, but if you are ordering through a reputable company, they should be checking for these things regularly.

            Next time you are looking to buy bulbs, think about how much time you put into planning and planting your garden and then anxiously waiting for your flowers to grow and bloom. Don’t be disappointed after all that effort by planting sub-par bulbs. Buy the largest, firmest, disease free bulbs you can afford, and you will have the best possible results.

            Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
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              Wild Tulip Bulbs Lilac Wonder

            • Releasable Bulb Planter

              Releasable Bulb Planter

            • Trumpet Daffodil Bulbs Dutch Master

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            Shipping

            Shipping begins in September based on ground temperatures, coldest zones first.

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            As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Fall bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennial orders may arrive separately from bulbs and seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment, there is no additional shipping charge. See our Shipping Information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 270-5187 or Contact Us by email.

            Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
            • Wild Tulip Bulbs Lilac Wonder

              Wild Tulip Bulbs Lilac Wonder

            • Releasable Bulb Planter

              Releasable Bulb Planter

            • Trumpet Daffodil Bulbs Dutch Master

              Trumpet Daffodil Bulbs Dutch Master

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