Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 2 - Large-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: Bright flower - strong growth.
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Variable
Hybridizer: G.A. Uit den Boogaard
Year of registration: 1959
Country of Origin: the Netherlands
Awards: Award of Merit
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)
Plant Height: 12 to 16"
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Other: color coded W - YYO
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Spring
Other: Forcible
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Roots are poisonous
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Awards and Recognitions: Other: AM Haarlem 1959

Common names
  • Large-Cupped Daffodil
  • Daffodil

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  • Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on May 5, 2013 1:19 PM concerning plant:
    The International Daffodil Register & Classified List lists two entries for Roulette. The second entry is not registered. It is a division 2 daffodil. Its color scheme is deep yellow suffused red at base and fronted by a red cup, 1st flowering pre-1977. Originator was D.S. Bell ('Ceylon' x 'Rupee').

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