Small-Cupped Daffodil (Narcissus 'Scarborough') in the Daffodils Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 3 - Small-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): White
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Tall (over 26.6")
Hybridizer: Rae Beckwith
Year of registration: 2011
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Origin of name: Named for the coastal town of Scarborough of of North Yorkshire, England
Seed parent: Silkwood
Pollen parent: Nice Day
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
Fragrant
Other: Sweetly scented
Flower Color: White
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: Silkwood x Nice Day

Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 29, 2013 11:23 AM

'Fl. forming a double triangle, 108mm wide; perianth segments 42mm long, ovate, blunt, spreading, plane or with margins incurved, with midrib showing, of membranaceous substance, overlapping one-third; the inner segments narrower; corona 11mm long, cup-shaped, ribbed, mouth flared and wavy, with rim crenate. Sweetly scented.'
DaffSeek 12-29-13.

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