Double Daffodil (Narcissus 'Elphin') in the Daffodils Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 4 - Double
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Pink
Bloom season: L - Late Spring
Hybridizer: John S.B. Lea
Year of registration: not registered, introduced 1968
Country of Origin: England
Seed parent: (Falaise x Rose Caprice)
Pollen parent: 'Fionn'
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: Pink
White
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
Parentage: (Falaise x Rose Caprice) x Fionn

Discussion Threads about this plant
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What other plants do you grow besides Irises? by creativeclover Jun 4, 2018 3:20 PM 97
Thinking on the names issues - synonyms, cultivar names, trade names, etc by dave Jul 16, 2012 3:59 PM 76

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