Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 2 - Large-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Red
Description: Deep pink red corona combined with the whiteness of the perianth give great color
Bloom season: L - Late Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Hybridizer: Grant E. Mitsch
Year of registration: 2003
Country of Origin: United States
Seed parent: Precedent
Pollen parent: Magician
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
Plant Height: 15"
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Other: Forcible
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
Parentage: Precedent x Magician

Common names
  • Large Cupped Daffodil
  • Daffodil
  • Large Cup Daffodil
  • Large Cup Narcissi

Photo Gallery
  • Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Jun 2, 2013 1:46 PM concerning plant:
    Sibling to 'Amadeus' (Grant E. Mitsch). Color similar, corona is less expanded at the base, more funnel shaped.
  • Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Nov 29, 2013 5:11 PM concerning plant:
    Sibling to 'Amadeus'.

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