Little Gem is a variety of Daffodil which is a member of the Narcissus family. Its botanical name is Narcissus 'Little Gem'. Little Gem grows as a Perennial and is a Flower. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Normally grows to a mature height of 42.0 cm (1.36 feet).
Little Gem Daffodil is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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How to grow Little Gem
Plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately. Little Gem is generally regarded as a hardy plant, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Little Gem are Zone 4 and Zone 8.
Growing Little Gem from seed
Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 3.9 inches (10.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 5.85 inches (15.0 cm).
Transplanting Little Gem
Little Gem is hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.
Harvesting Little Gem