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Cyclamineus Daffodil, Marijke Daffodil
A newly introduced, brightly flowered Cyclamineus hybrid, 'Marijke' has backswept yellow petals/tepals and a red-orange crown with a frilled rim and faint green basal ring.The horizontal to slightly nodding flowers are borne on compact stems in early spring.
Daffodils are hardy, long-lived, clump-forming bulbs that are good for naturalizing. Unlike tulips they are poisonous, so they are not eaten by small mammals and their green tops are not browsed by deer.
These are some of the easiest bulbs to grow. They prefer full to part sun and require average to fertile soil. After blooming, it is good to let their green tops photosynthesize to allow them to store plenty of fuel for next spring’s display. Once their leaves start to turn yellow, they can be cut to the ground. Divide them in summer if bloom or vigor dwindles.
Like all daffodils,
'Marijke' is a superb and long-lasting cutflower. In the landscape, it pairs well with early tulips, scillas, Dutch crocuses, and early-blooming perennials and shrubs. It is also excellent for winter forcing.
9 - 1
3 - 9
A2, A3, 1a, 1b, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Bulb or Corm or Tuber
Full Sun, Partial Sun
10"-14" / 25.4cm - 35.6cm
3"-6" / 7.6cm - 15.2cm
Acidic, Neutral, Alkaline
Black Walnut Toxicity
Container, Cutflower, Feature Plant, Foundation, Mixed Border, Rock Garden / Wall
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