Cyclamineus Narcissus, Cyclamen Daffodil
Narcissus 'Kaydee'

Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Narcissus (nar-SIS-us) (Info)
Cultivar: Kaydee
Hybridized by Duncan-Rathowen Daffodils
Registered or introduced: 1984
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Division:

Division 6 - Cyclamineus

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Spring

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)

USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Bloom Color:

Pink

White/Near White

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Smooth-Textured

This plant is resistant to deer

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Foliage Color:

Blue-Green

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are good for cutting

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Garberville, California

Divernon, Illinois

Scottville, Michigan

Portland, Oregon

Gardeners' Notes:

3
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On May 3, 2015, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

Award(s)
AGM 1998

(Foundling x Delta Wings)

Positive

On Aug 6, 2006, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

Introduced in 1984 by Brian S. Duncan, Rathowen Daffodils. Selected from seedlings of N. Foundling x N. Delta Wings. A pretty orange pink addition to the cyclamineus group.

Positive

On Jun 23, 2004, jhyshark from Scottville, MI (Zone 4b) wrote:

This was supposed to have "fiery orange-pink trumpets." I think they are more pastel, and it's on the large end for a miniature daf, but a pretty addtion to the spring scene.

Positive

On May 29, 2004, ladyrowan from Garberville, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

Pink and White with a lightly ribbed cup. Bred by Brian Duncan.