How Deep Do You Plant Daffodil Bulbs?


Daffodils bulbs should be 4 to 8 inches, estimate the distance of the hole from the top of the bulb when it is placed in the hole. They can be planted in the colder climates or for warm climates but sure you plant the bulb with the sharp end up, and then cover with soil.
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Daffodils can be planted in the late fall in colder climates, or for warm climates, the late winter or very early spring. They do well in most soil types, but the soil under the bulb
Daffodils need the chill of winter soil to bloom in the spring. They are planted in the fall anytime before the soil freezes. They should, however, be in the soil by mid-December.
When they are finished blooming, cut off the flower stalk only, not the leaves. Take them out and plant them in your flowerbed so the bottom of the bulb is about 5 to 6 inches deep.
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How Deep Do You Plant Daffodil Bulbs?
There is an enormous selection of daffodils to choose from, with new varieties being introduced every year. They are one of the first flowers of spring, long lasting and hardy. Easy to grow, daffodils make a lovely addition to anyone's landscape.... More »
Difficulty: Easy
You will want to plant your daffodil bulbs in a nice sunny spot of your yard. Be sure you have turned your soil and have good drainage. Dig a small hole 3 to 6 inches deep, 3 inches apart. Add some fertilizer to the bottom of the hole and mix it into the soil a bit. Place the bulb in the whole, pointed side up. Cover bulb and hole with dirt. Water well. You can find more info at:
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