perennials - Knowledgebase Question

clare, Mi
Question by sue712s
September 29, 2010
can daffadil bulbs be planted in the spring? or should they be planted in fall?


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Answer from NGA
September 29, 2010

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All spring flowering bulbs need to be planted in the fall. They must have a 12-16 week chilling period before they will develop roots and they must develop a root system before they can produce foliage and flowers. Plant your daffodils this fall and they will bloom right on time next spring.

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