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Mixed Large Cup

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Product Information
🚚 Shipping Starts: 2nd Week of October
πŸ“¦ Quantity per Package: 5 Bulbs

Specifications
β˜€οΈ Light Required: Full Sun / Partial Shade
🌷 Height: 14-16"
🌸 Blooming Period: Mid Spring/Late Spring
🌱 Bulb Size: 14/16
↔ Planting Distance: 5-6"
↕ Planting Depth: 6"
πŸ“ Hardiness Zone: Zone 3-8
🦌 Deer Resistant: Yes
πŸ’ Minimum Bulbs for Effect: 7-10
Mixed Large Cup

About Mixed Large Cupped

Bursting with a medley of colors, this exquisite Large Cupped Mixed variety is sure to add a touch of elegance to any garden or floral arrangement. Each bulb produces stunning blossoms with distinct large cupped shapes, creating a visual spectacle that will leave you mesmerized

  • Diverse mix of colors for a captivating display
  • Large cupped blooms for a unique and dramatic look
  • Hardy bulbs that thrive in various climates
  • Ideal for borders, beds, or container planting
  • Low maintenance and long-lasting flowers

How to plant and take care of Mixed Large Cupped

  • Choose a well-drained location with full or partial sun exposure
  • Dig a hole that is 2-3 times deeper than the bulb's height
  • Place the bulb with the pointed end facing upwards
  • Cover with soil and water thoroughly
  • Provide regular watering during the growing season, but avoid overwatering
  • Apply a balanced fertilizer in early spring and after flowering
  • Deadhead spent blooms to encourage continuous blooming
  • Allow foliage to naturally wither and yellow before removing

Frequently Asked Questions

The secret to growing Daffodil Mixed Large Cupped lies in proper care and attention. Start by selecting a suitable location with well-drained soil and full to partial sunlight. Plant the bulbs in the fall, approximately 6-8 inches deep and 4-6 inches apart. Regular watering is essential during the growing season, but be cautious not to overwater as it can lead to bulb rot. Mulching can help retain moisture and suppress weed growth. After the blooms fade, allow the foliage to wither naturally before removing it. This allows the bulbs to store energy for the next season. Regular feeding with a balanced fertilizer, such as a slow-release granular fertilizer with an NPK ratio of 10-10-10, can promote healthy growth and abundant blooms.

Daffodil Mixed Large Cupped bulbs can be left year-round in the ground, as they are generally hardy and can withstand winter conditions. However, it's important to ensure that the planting site has good drainage to prevent waterlogging during rainy periods. If your area experiences extremely cold temperatures, you may consider applying a layer of mulch or straw over the bulbs to provide some insulation and protect them from frost heaving.

If you forget to plant your Daffodil Mixed Large Cupped bulbs in the fall, don't worry. While planting in the recommended season is ideal for optimal growth and flowering, you can still plant them in early spring before the ground becomes too warm. Just make sure to provide adequate watering and follow the usual care instructions to give the bulbs the best chance of establishing themselves and producing blooms. Just remember that the shorter they’re in the ground, the shorter they stay.

Daffodil Mixed Large Cupped bulbs are generally frost-hardy, making them resilient to cold temperatures. They can tolerate frost and even light freezes without significant damage. However, if you live in an area with severe winter conditions or prolonged periods of freezing temperatures, it's advisable to provide some protection. Applying a layer of mulch or straw over the planting area can help insulate the bulbs and prevent damage from extreme cold.

When it comes to fertilizing Daffodil Mixed Large Cupped, a balanced fertilizer with an NPK ratio of 10-10-10 or similar is suitable. It's best to apply the fertilizer in early spring, just as new growth emerges. Follow the manufacturer's instructions for application rates, as different fertilizers may have specific guidelines. Avoid over-fertilizing, as excessive nutrients can lead to lush foliage at the expense of flower production. Additionally, incorporating organic matter into the soil during planting can provide a nutrient-rich environment for the bulbs. Regular feeding with a balanced fertilizer will help sustain healthy growth and vibrant blooms season after season.

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