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Daffodils Trumpet Daffodil Arkle
An imposing flower with long trumpet of pure golden yellow widely flanged and well balanced with the very large overlapping perianth petals that are a slightly softer colour. Truly outstanding garden Daffodil.
Height: 48cm / 19"
RHS Award of Garden Merit: RHS Award of Garden Merit
Flowering Time: March
Primary Colour: Yellow
Recommended For Showing: Yes
- Long Description
An imposing Flower, Arkle has a long golden yellow trumpet with overlapping perianth petals of a slightly softer colour. Our Daffodils and Narcissi are ordered following the Royal Horticultural Society’s classification. Arkle is a Division 1 – Trumpet Daffodil, these are characterised by a single flower to a stem with a trumpet which is as long, or longer, than its perianth’s segments. The difference between a daffodil and narcissus is down to the size of the cup, daffodils have a large trumpet while narcissus have a smaller cup. A well-drained soil, deeply worked and containing some humus us ideal for narcissus and they will not tolerate a waterlogged soil. Arkle will grow to around 48cm and is recommended for exhibition. It has also been presented the RHS Award of Merit.