Bulbocodium Daffodil (Narcissus 'Tony Goode's Farrer') in the Daffodils Database

Common names:
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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 10 - Bulbocodium
Color: Perianth (Petals): Yellow
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: see comments below
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Dwarf (to 12.8")
Hybridizer: see comments
Year of registration: not registered/introduced pre 2007
Origin of name: see comments
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)
Plant Height: Dwarf - less than 32.5 cm (12.8 in)
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: 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
Parentage: Selection of:N. bulbocodium

Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 16, 2013 12:46 AM

'30mm wide; vivid yellow in color; perianth segments lanceolate, acute, slightly inflexed, slightly twisted, opens green-yellow with back of segment is green; corona is funnel-shaped, mouth is even and rim is entire; flower stem 3cm.

Origin of Name: Jon Kawaguchi, notable bulbocodium grower in the San Francisco area, received it from Tony Goode of Norwich, UK Fall 2007. There were two bulbocodiums that won a Farrer Medal. Both by Lee Martin. One is called Lee Martin or Lee Martin's Farrer and another one that Tony Goode gave to Lee Martin, Jon named it Tony Goode's Farrer to distinguish it from Lee Martin or Lee Martin's Farrer.
DaffSeek 12-16-13.

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