Split Cupped Collar Daffodil (Narcissus 'Silver Shell') in the Daffodils Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 11a - Split-Cupped Collar
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): White
Description: The outer perianth and corona segments recurved; the inner segments inflexed; corona segments as long as the perianth segments and at apex broader, sometimes opening yellowish, with rim deeply bi-lobed and overlapping, lightly frilled DaffSeek 1-10-14
Bloom season: VE - Very Early Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Hybridizer: J. Gerritsen and Son
Year of registration: 1983
Country of Origin: the Netherlands
Seed parent: Cassata
Pollen parent: 'Colblanc'
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
Other: Daffodil color or division may vary as the bloom reaches full maturity.
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
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: Cassata x Colblanc

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