Small Cupped Daffodil (Narcissus 'Salome') in the Daffodils Database

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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 3 - Small-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Hybridizer: The Brodie of Brodie
Year of registration: Registered/flowering pre 1909
Country of Origin: Scotland
Seed parent: Princess Mary
Pollen parent: seedling
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)
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Spring
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: Princess Mary x sdlg
Child plants: 9 child plants

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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🌹SEPTEMBER 2017 Bloom and Chat 🌹 by IrisLilli Oct 2, 2017 8:45 AM 153
Easy reference list for Narcissus with the Award of Garden Merit by Cantillon Oct 3, 2014 2:57 PM 0
What did YOU do outside today? by crittergarden Aug 31, 2019 9:31 AM 7,179
Daffodils, show off sunny yellow blooms 2013 by springcolor May 22, 2013 8:56 AM 182
(Narcissus 'Tahiti'); and (Narcissus 'Salome') by ge1836 Mar 30, 2012 12:28 PM 3

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