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Planted at Mount Vernon


  • Upper Garden

  • Hardiness Zones


    The Pheasant's Eye daffodil is a clear white daffodil featuring a yellow cup with a red ring. It is one of the later blooming daffodils and it does best towards the middle of the border.

    Latin Name

    Narcissus poeticus


    Family

    Amaryllidaceae


    Also Known As

    Poet's narcissus


    Type of Plant

    Bulb

    Bloom Season

    May - May


    Seasons

    Spring

    Specifications

    Max Height: 1.25'
    Max Spread: 0.75'

    Uses

  • Flower Border

  • Sunlight Exposure

    Full Sun
    Part Shade

    Tollerances

  • Deer
  • Drought
  • Rabbit

  • Toxicity

    Do not ingest
    Skin irritant

    Colors


    Native Range

    Spain to Balkans


    History

    Date of introduction: 1600


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