Triandrus Daffodil (Narcissus 'Silver Fleece') in the Daffodils Database

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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 5 - Triandrus
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): White
Description: see comments below
Special Classes: ADS Historics
Hybridizer: Barr & Sons
Year of registration: Registered/flowering pre 1923
Country of Origin: England
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: White
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Late spring or early summer
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

Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Jan 10, 2014 1:16 PM

'Fls usually 2 per stem, snow white; perianth segments ovate, blunt, spreading, with margins slightly wavy, overlapping one-third; the inner segments a little inflexed, with margins more strongly wavy; corona cup-shaped, lightly ribbed, neatly frilled.' .
‘The Royal Horticultural Society Horticultural Database’, available at www.rhs.org.uk

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