Small Cupped Daffodil (Narcissus 'Wedding Band') in the Daffodils Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 3 - Small-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): Yellow
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
White
Description: 'Fl. 90 mm wide; perianth segments opening white, becoming yellow, with a lighter tone at margins; corona white, with green at base and the color of the perianth at rim' DaffSeek 11-6-13
Bloom season: ML - Mid to Late Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Hybridizer: Dr. Tom D. Throckmorton
Year of registration: 1977
Country of Origin: United States
Seed parent: Aircastle
Pollen parent: 'Irish Coffee'
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 8b
Plant Height: 12-26 inches
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Yellow
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
Child plants: one child plant

Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Nov 6, 2013 12:21 PM

This cultivar displays variation - a characteristic wherein daffodil color may vary as the bloom reaches full maturity.

Grant Mitsch (Oregon) has used this cultivar 6 times as a pollen parent (1993 - 2000). List of descendants may be viewed at http://daffseek.org/query/Desc... (DaffSeek 11-6-13).

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