Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Color: Perianth (Petals): Yellow
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: Fall or Autumn
Height classification: Dwarf (to 12.8")
Special Classes: Miniatures List
Hybridizer: Douglas and John W. Blanchard
Year of registration: 1960
Country of Origin: England
Origin of name: Part of Douglas Blanchard's “Fabric Group.”
Seed parent: N. romieuxii
Pollen parent: N. cantabricus
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: dwarf (
Leaves: Good fall color
Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
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
Parentage: N. romieuxii x N. cantabricus

Common names
  • Bulbocodium Daffodil
  • Daffodil
  • Hoop Petticoat Daffodil
  • Autumn flowering daffodil

  • Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 14, 2013 11:49 PM concerning plant:
    Fall blooming dwarf 'Hoop Petticoat' type yellow daffodil cultivar from England.

    'Hybrid between species in the N. romieuxii and N. cantabricus groups; Fl. 35 mm wide, pale lemon yellow fading to creamy yellow; petals are acute, inflexed, separated an slightly concave; cup-shaped cup widely flared, ribbed, with frilled rim. Resembles a much larger N. romieuxii of paler color with more frill to the corona. Usually blooms a month later than the other cultivars of the 'Fabric Group'. DaffSeek 12-14-13.

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