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

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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 3 - Small-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): Yellow
Color: Corona (Cups): Red
Description: 'Fl. 110 mm wide; perianth segments broad, smooth; corona intense red, with mouth expanded and frilled, rim finely dentate. Sunproof.'
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Tall (over 26.6")
Hybridizer: William Jackson, Jr.
Year of registration: 1979
Country of Origin: Australia
Seed parent: [Dimity x (Tando x Chungking)]
Pollen parent: (Redlands x Riana)
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: tall
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
White
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
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: [Dimity x (Tando x Chungking)] x (Redlands x Riana)
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 14, 2013 4:35 PM

Both seed and pollen fertile; used once as seed parent and 9 times as pollen parent, all by breeders 'down under'.

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