Species Daffodil (Narcissus pseudonarcissus subsp. major) in the Daffodils Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Narcissus pseudonarcissus subsp. major Accepted
Narcissus obvallaris Synonym
Narcissus lobularis Synonym
Narcissus grandiflorus Synonym
Narcissus hispanicus Synonym
Narcissus major Synonym

Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 13 - Species (Botanical and Wild Variant)
Color: Perianth (Petals): Yellow
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: Long yellow trumpet w/ twisted pointed petals
Bloom season: Spring
Hybridizer: n/a
Year of registration: n/a
Country of Origin: Unknown
Origin of name: Means from Spain

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
Other: twisted
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Suitable Locations: Alpine Gardening
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 jmorth (central Illinois) on Sep 19, 2015 10:38 AM

This is a popular garden plant.

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