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

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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 4 - Double
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Pink
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Hybridizer: Harold G. Cros
Year of registration: 1985
Origin of name: Part of Harold Cross' “Tas Series”
Seed parent: Precedent
Pollen parent: Jackson sdlg 192/69
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
Plant Height: 12-26 inches
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
White
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: Precedent x Jackson 192/69 seedling

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Location: Claremont Daffodil  Show -TasmaniaDate: SEPT 2013
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Location: All Saints Daffodil Show -TasmaniaDate: 15 SEPT 2012
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Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Oct 8, 2013 12:19 AM

DaffSeek describes Tasrose thusly - 'Perianth and other petaloid segments in several whorls, broadly ovate, greenish white, with paler mucro, a little inflexed, concave, with midrib showing, overlapping half or more; the inner whorls successively a little shorter and more strongly inflexed; the segments at center very strongly inflexed, folded or with margins wavy; corona segments half the length of the petaloid segments, crumpled and tightly clustered among the petaloid segments at center, more loosely interspersed among the surrounding whorls, orange-pink, wavy.' 10-8-13.

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