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King Alfred Daffodil

Plant Facts
Common Name: King Alfred Daffodil
Botanical Name: Narcissus ‘King Alfred’
Nativity: hybrid
Hardiness Zone: 3-8
Type: deciduous perennial bulb
Size: 20″ tall

Aesthetic Traits
Plant Form: upright
Foliage Color: medium green
Seasonal Features: early-blooming showy flowers
Fall Color:
Winter Form:
Bloom Color: bright yellow
Bloom Time: March-April
Fruit Color:

Ecological Traits
Light: part shade to full sun
Soil Type: moderately acidic to neutral; sandy loam to clay loam
Soil Moisture: moist, well-drained
Urban Tolerances:
Wildlife Value:

Installation & Maintenance Notes
Plant bulbs 6″-8″ deep in September, early October
Water after planting.


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