Hawera An heirloom variety, 'Hawera' pops up and creates a carpet of soft yellow. Name: Narcissus 'Hawera' Bloom Season: Late spring Growing Conditions: Full sun or part shade and well-drained soil Size: To 6 inches tall Zones:
'Tete a Tete' Daffodil ~ One of the earliest daffodils, 'Tete a Tete' creates a carpet of gold in early spring. This miniature variety bears several flowers per stem and looks great with purple crocuses. It's long-lived and pestproof, too.
Another great way to increase the color show in your borders is to choose varieties with multicolored blooms. In this bed, the double red-and-white tulip 'Willemsoord' looks terrific planted next to the cream-and-white flowers of 'Cheerfulness' narcissus.