Narcissus 'Tête-à-tête'

miscellaneous daffodil bulbs

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Buy Narcissus 'Tête-à-tête' miscellaneous daffodil bulbs: The most popular dwarf daffodil

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: late February to April
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
  • Bulb size: 10/11

    Clusters of up three deep golden-yellow flowers with slightly reflexed petals and deep yellow cups appear in March and April above the narrow, strap-shaped leaves. One of the most popular forms, this delightful dwarf narcissus makes a fabulous early spring display for a sunny window-box. Blue grape hyacinths and slow-growing variegated ivies help to extend the season of interest.

  • Garden care: Wearing gloves plant bulbs 10-15cm (4-6in) deep from late summer to early autumn. After flowering feed with a balanced fertiliser, dead-head and allow the leaves to die back naturally.

  • Harmful if eaten/skin irritant
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Eventual height & spread

Always cheery


Reliable and a lovely splash early in the season. Small so don't flop




Very pretty - looked lovely combined with grape hyacinths


Planted in containers and standing along the edge of our decking






These little gems are a bright burst of colour while we are still experiencing grey days! Being small they withstand the buffeting of rain & wind & remain little beacons of light in the garden!

Dave the Gardener



Always a jolly addition in the garden + easy to pop in pots!


I keep a few pots of these small sized daffodils for moving around the garden as the flowers start to appear - quickly boosts a dull or empty corner!

Oxford Gardener



I would buy this product again


the bulbs have been in flower for ages and look beautiful.




Charming little daffodils


Gorgeous small Daffodils. Look charming in drifts.




Lovely miniature daffs.


Flowering at the moment, lovely miniature daffs look good in the rockery




Always a lovely plant and indispensible


This is a true gem for the Spring Garden and works well with N. February Gold. Very versatile in the Garden and Tubs on the patio and in small bowls inside and out.


Locks Heath Southampton


Look Fabulous


Used under deciduous Bush looks fabulous




Reliable and windproof.


After experimenting with a wide variety of daffodils I've concluded that "dwarf" is the way to go and Tete-a-tete is the best of them. They barely noticed "the beast from the east" whereas the tall daffs look like a colourful compost heap. Planting these by the hundred has a dramatic and reliable effect.





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Should I add fish blood and bone or some other fertiliser to planting hole for three types of narcissi just received

Eager novice

Hello If you want to give the bulbs a good start you could plant with Bulb starter with rootgrow.


Hi I have decided to make a bulb lasagne for the Grandmas this Christmas. I have chosen tete a tete to start, followed by mixed anemone blanda, then a mixed layer of ranuculous and allium neapolitanum cowmanii to finish. I'm hoping that the pots will be in bloom from February to mid summer. Should I stick to the 'largest bulb last' rule, or would you recommend planting in a different order? Many thanks


Hello, The rule of thumb is to plant the largest bulbs the deepest, but we also have a video which should give you some extra tips - please click on the following link to go straight to it.


This is my favourite dwarf daffodil! As I have a small garden, I am considering whether to plant all garden bulbs inside pond planters sunk into the earth, thinking that after flowering, I could simply remove the baskets and replant the empty spaces. - If I were to try this, would I need to keep the resting bulbs and their soil watered until next season, or not? (I have various narcissi, muscari, tulips, bluebells and snowdrops). Thank you very much for your advice.


Hello, If you are keeping the bulbs planted in the pond planters, then yes you should water them occasionally during the summer, but if you are waiting for them to die back, lifting and storing them in a cool dark spot in the shed, then you do not need to. It is worth keeping in mind however, that of the bulbs you have mentioned the tulips tend not to do very well in subsequent years, so are better replaced each year.


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