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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 11a - Split-Cupped Collar
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: EM - Early to Mid Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Special Classes: Intermediates List
Hybridizer: P.J. Radcliff
Year of registration: 2007
Country of Origin: Australia
Origin of name: Named from the hybridizer's local area in Tasmania.
Seed parent: Pacific Lady
Pollen parent: 'Zombie'
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
Other: W - YYW
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Roots are poisonous
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Parentage: Pacific Lady x Zombie


Photo gallery:
Location: All Saints Daffodil Show -TasmaniaDate: 15 SEPT 2012SAYERS RIPPLE
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Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Oct 7, 2013 10:27 PM

The Royal Horticultural Society Horticultural Database’, available at says - 'Fl. 75 mm wide, rounded; perianth segments very broad in outline, rounded or somewhat truncate at apex, greenish white 155A, spreading or slightly reflexed, plane, overlapping half or more; the inner segments with margins wavy or incurled, smooth or with broad midrib showing; corona split to base, the six segments half the length and width of the perianth segments and closely overlying them, forming an outer and an inner whorl of three, vivid yellow 14A, paler (8A) at base, with patches of white (155A) at rim, frilled and lobed. Early'

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