Small Cupped Daffodil (Narcissus 'Firebrand') in the Daffodils Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 3 - Small-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): Yellow
White
Color: Corona (Cups): Red
Description: Star shaped flower. Creamy white petals, fiery red cup shaped corona.
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Hybridizer: Rev. G.H. Engleheart
Year of registration: before 1897
Country of Origin: England
Seed parent: Princess Mary
Pollen parent: {N. radiiflorus} var. {poetarum}
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)
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: Princess Mary x (N. radiiflorus var. poetarum)
Child plants: one child plant

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Location: Daffodil Show, St L.Date: 2016-04-09
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