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This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
Narcissus are bulbous herbaceous perennials with linear leaves and leafless stems bearing flowers, which may be solitary or in umbels, with 6 spreading perianth segments and a cup or trumpet-shaped corona
Large-cupped daffodils have solitary flowers in which the cup is at least one third as long as, but shorter than, the perianth segments
'Fortune' is a vigorous, large-cupped daffodil, 50cm or more high, with grey-green leaves and flowers, 11cm across, which have brilliant yellow perianth segments and relatively short, funnel-shaped, deep orange coronas, in early spring
Toxicity Harmful if eaten, and may irritate skin
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect North-facing or West-facing or South-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilClay, Loam, Sand, Chalk
pHAcid, Neutral, Alkaline
Time to ultimate height
Plant bulbs at one-and-a-half times their own depth in autumn, slightly deeper in light soils and in grass, in well-drained soil that is moist in the growing season in spring, in full sun or light dappled shade. See daffodil cultivation for further advice
Propagate by division: separate and replant offsets as the leaves fade in early summer, or in early autumn before new roots are produced
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Cut Flowers Banks and Slopes Flower borders and beds Low Maintenance Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs
City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants
Pruning Deadhead as the flowers fade but allow the leaves to die down naturally
Pests May be affected by slugs, snails, large narcissus bulb fly, narcissus eelworm, and pollen beetles
May be affected by narcissus basal rot, narcissus leaf scorch, narcissus smoulder, tulip grey bulb rot, other fungal diseases, narcissus yellow stripe virus, and other virus diseases
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