Large Cupped Daffodil (Narcissus 'Salmon Spray') 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): Pink
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: ML - Mid to Late Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Special Classes: ADS Classics
Hybridizer: J. Lionel Richardson
Year of registration: 1967
Country of Origin: Ireland
Seed parent: Rose Caprice
Pollen parent: 'Salmon Trout'
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: Pink
White
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
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
Parentage: Rose Caprice x Salmon Trout

Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 27, 2013 1:12 PM

'Fl. 102 mm wide; perianth segments very broadly ovate, blunt, spreading, creased, overlapping one- third to a half; the inner segments slightly inflexed, with margins a little wavy; corona funnel- shaped, broad, ribbed, opening orange-yellow, with a darker tone at rim, becoming rich pink, paling to greenish white at base, mouth flared, with rim slightly flanged and regularly crenate.'
DaffSeek 12-27-13.

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