Cyclamineus Daffodil (Narcissus 'Touch of Pink') in the Daffodils Database

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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 7 - Jonquilla
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Green
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
White
Pink
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: EM - Early to Mid Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Hybridizer: Richard & Elise Havens
Year of registration: 2011
Country of Origin: United States
Seed parent: Straight Arrow
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)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: color coded WWG - WYP
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Other: Forcible
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: Straight Arrow x open pollinated

Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 17, 2013 2:23 PM

Another good subject to force over winter.

'Fl. 87mm wide, facing down; perianth segments 35mm long, oblong in outline, rounded at apex, white, with green at base, reflexed, plane, smooth and of heavy substance, overlapping one-third; corona 27mm long, cylindrical, smooth, creamy white, becoming pale yellow, with white at base and yellow-pink at rim, mouth narrowly flared, ribbed, lightly frilled, with rim dentate. Sunproof.'
DaffSeek 12-17-13.

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