Jonquilla Daffodil (Narcissus 'Baby Moon') in the Daffodils Database

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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 7 - Jonquilla
Color: Perianth (Petals): Yellow
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: Flowers 3-5 per stem, canary yellow. Late. Sweetly scented. Multi-flowering clone of species N. jonquilla. Fertile.
Bloom season: VL - Very Late Spring
Height classification: Dwarf (to 12.8")
Special Classes: Miniatures List
Hybridizer: J. Gerritsen & Son
Year of registration: 1958
Country of Origin: the Netherlands
Seed parent: {N. jonquilla} var. {minor}
Pollen parent: {N. jonquilla}
Awards: 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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 4 to 8"
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Other: grass like
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Other: Sweet scent
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
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
Awards and Recognitions: Other: First Class Certificate in 1960, Award of Merit 1958
Parentage: N. jonquilla var. minor x N. jonquilla

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Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 4, 2011 11:06 AM

Division 7 jonquilla introduced in 1958. Miniature.
Brent and Becky describe Baby Moon - 'golden yellow multi-flowering clone of species N. jonquilla'.
Sweetly scented. Grass like foliage.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Does anyone grow the variety of Narcissus, 'Fragrant Rose'? by SongofJoy Oct 17, 2011 8:42 AM 23
Ordered Bulbs for fall already just now at Brent and Beckies by Newyorkrita Oct 29, 2013 8:55 PM 26
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