Small-Cupped Daffodil (Narcissus 'Sandra's Diamond') in the Daffodils Database

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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: ML - Mid to Late Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Hybridizer: Ron A. Scamp
Year of registration: 2011
Country of Origin: England
Seed parent: Cool Crystal
Pollen parent: Delos
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 8b
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
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: Cool Crystal x Delos

Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 28, 2013 3:47 PM

'Fl. 110mm wide; perianth segments 45mm long, very broadly ovate, blunt, scarcely mucronate, white, a little inflexed, plane, smooth and of heavy substance, overlapping half or more; the inner segments narrower, shouldered at base, slightly truncate, not noticeably mucronate, with margins slightly incurved; corona 15mm long, disc-shaped, regularly ribbed, white, touched green at base, mouth expanded, lightly frilled, with rim crenate.'
DaffSeek 12-28-13.

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