Large Cupped Daffodil (Narcissus 'Winfrith') in the Daffodils Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 2 - Large-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): White
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: ML - Mid to Late Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Special Classes: ADS Classics
Hybridizer: Douglas and John W. Blanchard
Year of registration: 1966
Country of Origin: England
Awards: Preliminary Commendation
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: White
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
Flower Time: 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: PC(e) 1966
Child plants: one child plant

Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Nov 21, 2013 12:22 PM

Description courtesy of DaffSeek - 'Fl. forming a double triangle, 110 mm wide; perianth segments very broadly ovate, blunt, more or less prominently mucronate, spreading, slightly concave, smooth, overlapping half; the inner segments more narrowly ovate, shouldered at base, a little inflexed, with margins slightly wavy; corona straight- sided, smooth, with green at base, mouth expanded and lightly frilled, with rim crenate. Resembles a whiter 'Snowshill' with the corona more definitely frilled.' (11-21-13).

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