Double Daffodil (Narcissus 'Unique') in the Daffodils Database

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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 4 - Double
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Tall (over 26.6")
Special Classes: ADS Classics
Hybridizer: J. Lionel Richardson
Year of registration: 1961
Country of Origin: Ireland
Seed parent: 'Falaise'
Awards: Award of Garden Merit
Award of Merit
First Class Certificate
Links: DaffSeek - Daffodil Database
RHS - Daffodil Register

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Groundcover
Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Gophers/Voles
Rabbit Resistant
Squirrels
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Roots are poisonous
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Bulbs
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Flies
Bees
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Parentage: Falaise x
Child plants: one child plant

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Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 2, 2013 1:48 PM

'Fl. rounded, 105 mm wide; perianth and other petaloid segments in two whorls, with some other white segments at center; two outer whorls broadly ovate, blunt, slightly mucronate, creamy white, overlapping half; outer whorl spreading, plane; second whorl inflexed, concave or with margins incurling; center segments strongly inflexed, margins tightly incurled; cup segments in two whorls, half the length of the petaloid segments, brilliant yellow; second whorl much ribbed and frilled, deeply split and overlapping, partly continuous.' DaffSeek 12-2-13

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