When planning a garden space that pops with bright springtime color and an amazing mix of elegance and whimsy, nothing else will do but a generous planting of vibrantly hued daffodils. Akita makes the perfect choice for just such a floral display. Bearing vivid yellow petals that encircle a very large, brilliant orange cup, it creates a pinwheel effect that charms and delights garden visitors and homeowners alike. Especially eye catching in groups, Akita provides an outstanding presentation in borders, feature beds or cutting gardens. Like other large-cupped varieties, it is a born naturalizer that returns yearly with increased vigor and bloom.
Hardiness Zones 4-9
Mature Height 16 - 18 inches
Bloom Time Mid spring
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year
Special Care :
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are
harvested, our staff of K.
van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.
Orders for gift certificates will be shipped immediately.
Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August.
General merchandise will be shipped with your plant order.
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated
schedule.Large orders may be shipped in more than one
package.Your order confirmation will have an estimated shipping time.When your order is actually shipped you will be sent
an updated shipping estimate.You may check your order status at any time on this website using your email or account number
provided on your order confirmation.Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48
contiguous states. Click here for zone map.
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