Jonquilla Daffodil (Narcissus 'Waterperry') in the Daffodils Database

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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 7 - Jonquilla
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Pink
Description: Rhs - 'Fls up to 3 per stem, 70 mm wide; perianth segments ovate, prominently mucronate, ivory white, spreading, creased, overlapping a quarter to one-third; the inner segments a little inflexed, square-shouldered at base, somewhat twisted or with margins
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Tall (over 26.6")
Special Classes: ADS Classics
Hybridizer: R.V. Favell
Year of registration: pre 1953
Country of Origin: England
Awards: Highly Commended
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 9b
Plant Height: tall
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
White
Yellow
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: 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

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Comments:
Posted by janicewood549 (Memphis, Tennessee) on Mar 8, 2013 5:22 PM

Color and growth are better if planted where it gets some light shade.

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