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    Dick Wilden

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    šŸšš Shipping Starts: Last week of September '24
    šŸ“¦ Quantity per Package: 5 Bulbs

    ā˜€ļø Light Required: Full Sun / Partial Shade
    šŸŒ· Height: 14-16"
    šŸŒø Blooming Period: Mid Spring
    šŸŒ± Bulb Size: 14/16
    ā†” Planting Distance: 5-6"
    ā†• Planting Depth: 6"
    šŸ“ Hardiness Zone: Zone 3-8
    šŸ¦Œ Deer Resistant: Yes
    šŸ’ Minimum Bulbs for Effect: 7-10
    Dick Wilden

    About Dick Wilden

    Experience the vibrant beauty of Daffodil Dick Wilden, a stunning addition to any garden. This exquisite orange flower variety boasts captivating colors and graceful blooms that will brighten up your outdoor space. Here are the key features of Daffodil Dick Wilden:

    • Captivating beauty: Admire the elegant blooms and vibrant colors of Daffodil Dick Wilden, adding a touch of charm to your garden.
    • Long-lasting blooms: Enjoy extended flowering periods, with Daffodil Dick Wilden bringing joy to your garden for weeks on end.
    • Hardy and reliable: These daffodils are resilient and thrive in a variety of climates, making them easy to grow and care for.

    How to plant and take care of Dick Wilden

    • Choose a sunny or partially shaded spot in your garden for planting.
    • Dig a hole that is two to three times the depth of the bulb and place the bulb in the hole with the pointed end facing upwards.
    • Cover the bulb with soil and water thoroughly after planting.
    • Water regularly, ensuring the soil remains moist but not waterlogged.
    • Provide well-drained soil and avoid overwatering to prevent bulb rot.
    • Apply a balanced fertilizer in early spring to promote healthy growth.
    • Remove spent blooms to encourage further flowering.
    • After the blooming season, allow the foliage to wither naturally before trimming it back.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Daffodil Dick Wilden bulbs should ideally be planted in the fall, around September to October. This timing allows the bulbs to establish strong root systems before the onset of winter. Planting them early in the fall gives them ample time to develop underground, promoting healthy growth and abundant blooms in the following spring. It's important to choose a time when the soil is cool enough, but not frozen, to ensure proper rooting.

    Daffodil Dick Wilden typically takes around 4-5 moths to bloom after the bulbs have been planted. This is because they need a period of chill first. However, the exact time can vary depending on various factors such as local climate, soil conditions, and bulb size. Additionally, mid-blooming varieties like Daffodil Dick Wilden may flower later in the season compared to early-blooming varieties.

    To plant Daffodil Dick Wilden bulbs, follow these steps for successful growth and blooming.

    ā€¢ First, choose a well-draining location with full or partial sun exposure.
    ā€¢ Prepare the soil by removing any weeds or debris and loosening it to a depth of about 8 inches.
    ā€¢ Dig a hole that is approximately 3 times deeper than the bulb's height and place the bulb in the hole with the pointed end facing upwards.
    ā€¢ Space the bulbs about 4 to 6 inches apart to allow for proper growth.
    ā€¢ Backfill the hole with soil, gently firming it around the bulb.
    ā€¢ Water the newly planted bulbs thoroughly to settle the soil and promote root development.
    ā€¢ In colder regions, adding a layer of mulch over the planting area can provide insulation during winter.
    ā€¢ Regular watering and fertilizing during the growing season will support healthy growth and future blooms.

    Daffodil Dick Wilden, like other daffodil varieties, is considered toxic to pets. The bulbs, flowers, and leaves contain substances called alkaloids, particularly in the bulb, which can be harmful if ingested by cats, dogs, or other animals. It is important to keep pets away from areas where Daffodil Dick Wilden or any other daffodils are planted and to promptly seek veterinary assistance if any signs of ingestion or poisoning are observed.

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