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
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
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
Awards and Recognitions: Other: HC 1990
Parentage: Kinbrace x Romance
Child plants: 2 child plants

Common names
  • Double Daffodil
  • Double Narcissus
  • Daffodil

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Location: my garden in Dawsonville, GA (zone 7b north Geogia mountains)
Date: 2022-03-09
Location: Iowa
Location: In my Northern California garden
Date: 2012-03-19
Complete with cute white spider
Location: Northern Illinois (Zone 5a)
Date: 2013-05-05
Location: WI
Date: 2021-04-24
Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5b
Date: 2011-07-01
Fully opened bloom
Location: Iowa
Location: In my Northern California garden
Date: 2012-04-17
Location: Iowa
Location: Critter's garden in Frederick MD
Date: 2015-05-18
Petaloids become a little less coral, more toward pastel pink as
Location: Keukenhof Gardens, Netherlands
Date: 2017-05-03
Location: Keukenhof Gardens, Netherlands
Date: 2017-05-03
Location: In Zuzu's garden
Date: 2012-05-01

Date: 2013-05-17
Location: Maryland
Date: 2016-04-24
Location: Madrid, Spain
photo by: Cillias
Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5b
Date: 2011-04
Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5b
Date: 2011-07-01
Side view of bloom
Location: In Zuzu's garden
Date: 2012-05-01

Photo courtesy of Longfield gardens
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Location: ALL SAINTS Daffodil  Show -Tasmania
Date: 22-9-13
  • Posted by critterologist (Frederick, MD - Zone 6b) on May 18, 2015 8:20 AM concerning plant:
    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).
  • Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Aug 31, 2015 10:20 PM concerning plant:
    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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