Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 3 - Small-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: Resembles `Flower Record' says RHS
Bloom season: VL - Very Late Spring
Height classification: Tall (over 26.6")
Special Classes: ADS Classics
Hybridizer: J. Gerritsen & Son
Year of registration: 1961
Country of Origin: the Netherlands
Origin of name: J. Gerritsen & Son
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: 13 to 18"
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Other: W-YYR
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
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

Common names
  • Small-cupped Daffodil
  • Short-cupped Narcissus
  • Daffodil

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  • Posted by floota (Roanoke, VA - Zone 7a) on Apr 26, 2013 7:55 AM concerning plant:
    purchased from Brent and Becky's in VA
  • Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Sep 3, 2015 11:10 PM concerning plant:
    After All - it got its name because it blooms after almost all of the other daffodils have finished; creamy white petals and a red rimmed, pale yellow cup; 14"-16"; very late spring.
    Quote from Brent and Becky's.

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