Flyaway
Classification:
12 Y-Y[ Miscellaneous ]
Season:
Early to Mid-Season
Height:
Dwarf - less than 32.5 cm (12.8 in)
Year of first flowering:
1950
Registered:
Yes, 1964
Special Classes:
ADS Miniatures, New Zealand NDS Miniatures, The Daffodil Society Miniatures
Descendants:
None
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Comments:

Fls usually 3 per stem, golden yellow; perianth segments narrowly ovate or oblong, blunt, strongly reflexed, separated; corona short cylinder-shaped, smoothly angled, mouth straight, wavy, rim entire. Scented.

Description according to David Bell’s 1977-78 catalog of New Zealand: “This is very likely the first of this cross to be offered. All yellow, two or more florets to stem, having narrow trumpets and reflexed perianth, sometimes compared to little rocket or firecrackers, the name suggested by the impression of flying. Fragrant.

Origin of Name:

The name appears to be suggested by the impression of the daffodil flying.