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Narcissus 'Tamara' (Daffodil 'Tamara')

Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
0.4m
Max height
Ultimate spread
0.3m
Max spread
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity
Toxic - Ingestion may cause severe discomfort. May also be a skin irritant.
Low
Toxicity

Botanical name: Narcissus 'Tamara'

Other names: Daffodil 'Tamara', Large-cupped daffodil 'Tamara'

Genus: Narcissus

Variety or Cultivar: 'Tamara' _ 'Tamara' is clump-forming, bulbous perennial with strap-like, blue-green leaves and, in spring, bright yellow flowers with slightly darker cups.


Narcissus 'Tamara' is: Deciduous

Flower: Bright-yellow in Spring

Foliage: Blue-green in Spring

Habit: Clump-forming, Erect

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort. May also be a skin irritant.

Watch out for

Specific pests: Bulb scale mite , Narcissus bulb fly , Narcissus eelworm , Slugs

Specific diseases: Basal rot , Daffodil viruses

General care

Pruning: Deadhead when flowers fade. Allow leaves to die naturally before cutting back.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Offsets. REGISTER to read more...


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Narcissus 'Tamara' (Daffodil 'Tamara') will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Low Maintenance, Naturalised in turf

Cultivation: Plant two times its own depth in autumn. Prefers moderately fertile, well-drained soil that is moist during the growing season.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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