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Common names:
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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 3 - Small-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): Yellow
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: 3.5 inch champagne petals behind a yellow wavy edged cup. Sweet on the nose.
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Hybridizer: Karel J. van der Veek
Year of registration: yes 2015 - 1st noted appearance in 2009
Country of Origin: the Netherlands
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)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 14 to 16 inches
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Other: sweet scent
Flower Color: Orange
Other: Y-YYO
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Spring
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


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Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Sep 2, 2014 11:08 AM

Has Flower Record in its ancestry. A good cultivar to force.
Van Engelen notes it first appeared at the annual Breezand Lentetuin in the March 2009 flower show (Holland).

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Plant Events from our members
jmorth On March 13, 2017 Bloomed
Moved upstairs for bloom,
jmorth On February 9, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Out of cold period; under fluorescent lights in cool basement.
jmorth On October 14, 2016 Potted up
within the week began cold period
jmorth On October 12, 2016 Obtained plant
from force
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Which fall bulbs will you order this year, and which vendors will you use by Cem9165 Jan 2, 2016 8:03 AM 561

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