Narcissus 'Martinette'

Narcissi 'Martinette' has to win the scented garden narcissi competition. Only three or four stems of this multiheaded variety will fill its garden corner or your room with scent. More
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A few stems of this multi-headed variety will fill a garden corner, or your room, with scent.

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Genus Narcissus
Group/Species Tazetta

Fragrant with clusters of florets (usually more than three) on a stem. Very broad foliage and stem. Click here for more information on narcissi divisions.

Variety Martinette
Type Perennial
Common Name Daffodil
Border Position Border (Middle)
Bulb Size 12/+

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Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Scent Scented
Site Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 45cm (18in)
Spacing Plant pointy end up, 10-15cm (4-6in) inches deep with three to four inches between each bulb.
Care Tips Plant anytime from August-November. Plant pointy end up, 10-15cm deep with 8-10cm between each bulb in borders (less in containers). After flowering deadhead but allow leaves to die back naturally to give the bulbs strength for the following year.
Flowering March - April
Vase Life Narcissi make great cut flowers lasting up to a week in the vase. I love them jumbled up in large jugs on the table. Be careful mixing with other flower types as their stems give off a compound that is toxic to other flowers and soak their stems in warm water before displaying to stop the 'goo' from running out.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Planting numbers for bulbs in borders

A handy guide for how many alliums, narcissi, tulips, snowdrops and other bulbs to plant in your plot.

How to plant narcissi bulbs

Learn how to plant narcissi bulbs in your beds, in grass and in pots, or find instructions for forcing indoor narcissi.

Layering bulbs – How to make a bulb lasagne

Create beautiful flower displays in your spring pots with Sarah's guide to layering bulbs in a bulb lasagne.


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Narcissus 'Martinette' reviews

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Reviewed 27th October 2019 by Hello Keith


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Reviewed 14th July 2019 by Elaine

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Reviewed 11th July 2019 by Hello Margaret

I was delighted with all the bulbs I purchased from you in the Autumn last year. The display was excellent. The bulbs were well labelled, and in a dry condition to plant and also the bulbs were quite large and easy to plant in our garden. Some of them I put in a large square container and I layered them as suggested. I particularly like the Double Yellow Cheerfulness bulbs. Unfortunately, I did not have any photos taken.

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Reviewed 27th June 2019 by Shani

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Reviewed 26th June 2019 by Christine

service excellent Fabulous bulbs. amazing scent greeted us at front door as we entered and departed house. lasted a long time

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Reviewed 26th June 2019 by Denise

Very pretty and flowered for a long time

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Reviewed 26th June 2019 by Carole

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Reviewed 19th June 2019 by Amanda

They bloomed right to the end of April in front of a beech hedge and looked wonderful. Many blooms per stem.

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Reviewed 19th June 2019 by Judith

This purchase was a gift. The recipient was pleased!

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Reviewed 19th June 2019 by Caroline

The bulbs produced an abundance of highly fragrant flowers.

Narcissus Martinette

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Reviewed 30th March 2016 by Catherine Kemp

First time growing this narcissus. At first I was a little disappointed as the flowers are quite small but with many stems from each bulb, several flower heads per stem, the most beautiful scent and a bold bright colour to the flowers, I now really like them.