Tazetta Daffodil (Narcissus 'Minnow') in the Daffodils Database

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Data specific to Daffodils (Edit)
Division: Division 8 - Tazetta
Color: Perianth (Petals): White
Color: Corona (Cups): Yellow
Description: 3 - 5 fragrant flowers per stem. White (to yellowish) petals behind buttercup yellow cup. A dwarf daffodil.
Bloom season: M - Mid Spring
Height classification: Dwarf (to 12.8")
Special Classes: Multiflowering
ADS Classics
Miniatures List
Hybridizer: Alec Gray
Year of registration: 1962
Country of Origin: England
Origin of name: small stature
Awards: Award of Garden Merit
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 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 5 to 6"
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Other: Forcible
Inflorescence Height: 5 or 6 inches
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: Award of Garden Merit 1998
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)
Child plants: 2 child plants

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
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Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Sep 2, 2015 12:19 PM

From Brent and Becky's Bulbs:
'Minnow - (8 Y-Y) division 8, tazetta; 3-5 fragrant flowers per stem; white or yellow petals and tiny, buttercup-yellow cups; whz 5-9; 5"-6"; mid spring.
Miniature Daffodil'

May display variation - Daffodil color or division may vary as the bloom reaches full maturity.

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