Daffodil 'Apricot Whirl' - BulbNarcissus 'Apricot Whirl'
A narcissus to fall in love with! The large apricot-pink crown of narcissi 'Apricot Whirl' (Narcissus) has an exotic fanciful shape, and the delicately scented flowers last for a very long time in a vase. 'Apricot Whirl', is a multi-annual bulb so the flowers can be enjoyed for many years after purchasing them.Show more
Planting and flowering details
Show moreAs soon as possible after receiving the Narcissus 'Apricot Whirl' bulbs they can be planted in the garden, a flower pot or in a planter. If not they must be kept in a frost-free area. Bulbs planted in a flower pot are not usually frost resistant. Plant the bulbs in a planting hole that is three times as deep as the height of the bulbs. A bulb of 5 cm should be planted in a 15 cm deep hole. The planting distance of the narcissi 'Apricot Whirl' is about 10 cm. Loosen the soil well and plant the bulbs with the point facing upwards. Refill the planting hole and avoid walking over the soil. Plant the bulbs one by one with a small trowel or with a special bulb planter. For larger groups make a wider hole and plant more bulbs in it. Narcissus 'Apricot Whirl' grows best in moist, well-drained soil in a sunny or part shaded area.
Narcissus 'Apricot Whirl' in the gardenThe striking narcissi 'Apricot Whirl’ does well in somewhat larger groups. The more flower bulbs the more effect the flowers will have. Plant in groups of at least 5 bulbs, or divide about 25 or more flower bulbs evenly over the garden border or a flower bed. Narcissus ‘Apricot Whirl’ also does well in a flower pot or patio pot. Make sure you use fresh potting compost and place a layer of gravel or hydro granules at the bottom of the pot. Plant the narcissi bulbs with the point facing upwards in the pot. To protect the bulbs grown in a pot against frost, move the pot to a frost-free area or cover it with bubble wrap. Water during dry periods. After the bulbs have flowered they can be planted in the garden.
Show moreThe Narcissus 'Apricot Whirl' bulbs can remain in the same spot for years. Deadhead the faded flowers and this will direct the energy back into the bulb. After flowering, leave the foliage to die down naturally and cut back when it has turned yellow. Narcissi 'Apricot Whirl' will provide you with an abundance of flowers again the following spring. To continue growing 'Apricot Whirl' in the garden replenish the bulbs every few years.
Show moreNarcissus 'Apricot Whirl' belongs to the group of split corona narcissi and therefore has a flat split corona instead of a trumpet shaped corona. The outer leaves are white and the corona petals are bright orange. The flowers spread a subtle scent. Also great as cut flowers.All daffodils (Narcissus) are classified under Amaryllidaceae.
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Latin name Narcissus 'Apricot Whirl' Delivery type Supplied as bulb or tuber Guarantee 100% growth and flowering guarantee Color Pink, Yellow Light preference full sun , partial sun , full shade Scented deliciously scented Flowers for cutting yes Flowering period April - April Growing height 35 - 45 cm Planting distance 10 cm Planting depth 12 cm