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Other common names
winter daffodil fall daffodil
lily of the field yellow amaryllis yellow starflower
Sternbergia are bulbous perennials with linear or strap-shaped basal leaves and solitary crocus-like flowers on leafless stems in autumn, late winter or spring
S. lutea is a clump-forming bulbous perennial to 15cm in height, with narrow, dark green leaves and solitary deep yellow, goblet-shaped flowers in autumn
Med to C Asia
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing or East-facing
SoilChalk, Clay, Sand, Loam
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Plant 15cm deep in late summer in any moderately fertile, sharply drained soil. Protect from excessive winter wet
Propagate by seed, sown with moderate heat as soon as ripe. Separate offsets when dormant
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds
Cottage & Informal Garden Mediterranean Climate Plants Rock Garden
Pruning No pruning required
Pests May be damaged by narcissus bulb fly and narcissus eelworm
May be subject to a virus
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