Narcissus is a genus of about fifty species of bulbous perennials and members of the amarillidaceae family. Many thousands of cultivars have been developed.
Field daffodils are harvested without any foliage, and are often cut slightly below soil level. When this occurs, the cut ends will be pale green or white, but will not affect vase-life. Daffodils are harvested with their buds closed to protect them in transit and improve vase-life.
Late February through early April