Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 2 - Large-Cupped
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Pink
Description: RHS-' Fl. 120 mm wide. Mid-season.' Sparkling white petals behind intense coral pink cup (JS)
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Hybridizer: William G. Pannill
Year of registration: 1976
Country of Origin: United States
Seed parent: Carita
Pollen parent: 'Accent'
Awards: Award of Garden Merit
Wister Award
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 or17 inches
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
White
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
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
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Other: Wister Award & AGM
Parentage: Carita x Accent

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Common names
  • Large-cupped Daffodil
  • Long-cupped Narcissus
  • Daffodil

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Comments:
  • Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Jun 4, 2013 3:43 PM concerning plant:
    Resembles an improved 'Accent' (pollen parent) - of deeper color with a more widely expanded corona.
    Award winner. Very color intensive. Called 'a dazzler'.

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