Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 2 - Large-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): White
Description: see comments below
Hybridizer: J.M. de Navarro
Year of registration: Registered/flowering pre 1949
Country of Origin: England
Seed parent: May Molony
Pollen parent: 'Chinese White'
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)
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
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: AM(e) 1957 AM(e) 1963 AM(g) 1988
Parentage: May Molony x Chinese White
Child plants: 3 child plants

Common names
  • Large Cupped Daffodil
  • Daffodil

Comments:
  • Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Jan 19, 2014 10:42 AM concerning plant:
    'Fl. 95 mm wide; perianth segments very broadly ovate, blunt, slightly mucronate, spreading, plane, with margins sometimes incurling at apex; the inner segments more narrowly ovate, shouldered at base; corona ribbed, with a touch of deep green at base, mouth expanded, regularly and loosely frilled. 2n=28.'
    The Royal Horticultural Society Horticultural Database’, available at www.rhs.org.uk

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