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Planted at Mount Vernon


  • Upper Garden

  • Hardiness Zones


    Seventeen Sisters is a multi-flowered daffodil which features many small white flowers with yellow cups held on stiffly upright stems. It is very fragrant.

    Latin Name

    Narcissus tazetta 'Avalanche'


    Family

    Amaryllidaceae


    Also Known As

    Avalanche


    Type of Plant

    Bulb

    Bloom Season

    April - May


    Seasons

    Spring

    Specifications

    Max Height: 1.5'
    Max Spread: 0.5'

    Uses

  • Flower Border

  • Sunlight Exposure

    Full Sun
    Part Shade

    Tollerances

  • Drought
  • Deer
  • Rabbit

  • Toxicity

    Do not ingest
    Skin irritant

    Colors


    Native Range

    Scilly Isles


    History

    Date of introduction: 1700


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