Large-Cupped Daffodil (Narcissus 'Salient') in the Daffodils Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 2 - Large-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): Yellow
White
Color: Corona (Cups): White
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Special Classes: ADS Classics
Hybridizer: Richard & Elise Havens
Year of registration: 2011
Country of Origin: United States
Seed parent: Woodthrush
Pollen parent: open pollinated
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: White
Yellow
Other: YYW - W
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
4"-5"
Flower Time: Spring
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: Woodthrush x open pollinated

Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 26, 2013 4:56 PM

'Fl. star-shaped, 105mm wide; perianth segments 45mm long, lanceolate, acute, pale lemon yellow, with a band of white at base, spreading, with margins a little incurved, smooth and of heavy substance, separated; corona 34mm long, cylindrical, smooth, creamy white, mouth narrowly flared, wavy, with rim minutely dentate.'
DaffSeek 12-26-13.

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