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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 3 - Small-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): White
Green
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: L - Late Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Special Classes: Intermediates List
Hybridizer: Grant E. Mitsch
Year of registration: 1990
Country of Origin: United States
Seed parent: Dallas
Pollen parent: 'Delightful'
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: Other: color coded W - GWW
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
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: Dallas x Delightful
Child plants: one child plant

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Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Nov 28, 2013 10:09 PM

Description by DaffSeek 11-28-13 - 'Fl. 70 mm wide, pure white; perianth segments broadly ovate, blunt, slightly mucronate, spreading, plane, smooth, overlapping half or more; the inner segments a little inflexed, with margins recurved at base and wavy or incurled near apex; corona bowl-shaped, small, closely ribbed, with bright green at base, mouth straight, split in places and overlapping, frilled.'

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