Double Daffodil (Narcissus 'Delnashaugh') in the Daffodils Database

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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 4 - Double
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Pink
Description: Large white overlapping petals w/ pink segments. Pollen fertile (1 time).
Bloom season: L - Late Spring
Height classification: Standard (12.8" to 26.6")
Hybridizer: John S.B. Lea
Year of registration: 1978
Country of Origin: England
Seed parent: Kinbrace
Pollen parent: 'Romance'
Awards: Highly Commended
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
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
White
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
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: Other: HC 1990
Parentage: Kinbrace x Romance
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-03-19Complete with cute white spider
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2011-07-01Fully opened bloom
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2012-04-17
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Location: Northern Illinois (Zone 5a)Date: 2013-05-05
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Location: Iowa
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Location: Iowa
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2011-04
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2011-07-01Side view of bloom
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Date: 2013-05-17
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Location: ALL SAINTS Daffodil  Show -TasmaniaDate: 22-9-13
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Photo courtesy of Longfield gardens
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Comments:
Posted by critterologist (Frederick, MD - Zone 6b) on May 18, 2015 8:20 AM

The kids notice its pink-coral color from across the garden and always want some in their bouquets, especially as it seems to be in bloom for Mother's Day. It's got a great fragrance and seems to be the best performer in both garden and vase of the "pink" daffs I've tried so far, although the great substance of 'Precocious' is giving it a run for its money (plant them together, and put pink-rimmed 'Audubon' nearby as well).

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Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Aug 31, 2015 10:20 PM

Delnashaugh - (4 W-P) 'white, very large, overlapping, rounded petals that surround a tight cluster of apricot pink inner segments, making a statement in the garden and on the show bench; 16"-18"; late spring; whz 3-8'.
Compliments of Brent and Becky's Bulbs.

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