Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 2 - Large-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: 2 W - Y/W (see comments below) large cup
Bloom season: EM - Early to Mid Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Hybridizer: Karel J. van der Veek
Year of registration: 2008
Country of Origin: the Netherlands
Awards: Trial Garden Award
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Other: Sweetly scented
Flower Color: White
Other: Y - Y/W
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
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
Awards and Recognitions: Other: TGA 2008

Common names
  • Large-Cupped Daffodil
  • Daffodil

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  • Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Jan 19, 2014 10:59 AM concerning plant:
    'Fl. 110 mm wide; perianth segments 40 mm long, very broadly ovate, blunt, not noticeably mucronate, pale greenish yellow 1D, spreading, concave, smooth overlapping half or more; the inner segments a little narrower, shouldered at base, slightly inflexed, plane to a little concave; corona 35 mm long, bowl-shaped, smooth, brilliant greenish yellow 6A, with light greenish yellow (2C) at base and flecks of yellowish white 155D at rim, mouth expanded, ribbed, with a deep and jagged frill. Early. Sweetly scented.'
    ‘The Royal Horticultural Society Horticultural Database’, available at

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