Trumpet Daffodil (Narcissus 'Santa Maria') in the Daffodils Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 1 - Trumpet (Long Cupped)
Color: Perianth (Petals): Yellow
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: VE - Very Early Spring
Height classification: Dwarf (to 12.8")
Hybridizer: Selected by Peter Barr
Year of registration: Registered/flowering pre 1887
Country of Origin: Spain
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: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Other: Forcible ?
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: Selection of N. hispanicus
Child plants: one child plant

Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 28, 2013 6:10 PM

'The 1909 Barr catalog says “found by Mr. Barr in Spain”; Fl. rich orange-yellow; perianth segments inflexed, twisted; corona cylindrical or somewhat funnel-shaped, mouth expanded, with rim deeply notched, sometimes distinctly 6-lobed.'
DffSeek 12-28-13.

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