POPS Legacy
Classification:
1 W-Y[ Trumpet Long-Cupped ]
Season:
Early to Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Year of first flowering:
1975
Registered:
Yes, 1985
Seed Parent: 
Phillips seedling
Pollen Parent: 
open pollinated
Seedling Num:
POPS 75/57
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
4 times as seed, 6 times as pollen
Comments:

Perianth segments broadly ovate, blunt, slightly mucronate, greenish white, spreading, a little concave, heavy substance, overlapping half; inner segments shorter, more narrowly ovate, square-shouldered at base; cup is cylindrical, broad, brilliant yellow, paling a little to base, mouth strongly ribbed, slightly flared, wavy, with rim notched and crenate. Resembles ‘Lenz’ but with the perianth more rounded.

Origin of Name:

The name ‘POPS’ stands for “Phillips Open Pollinated Seedling”. Phil Phillips of New Zealand gave a cup of seeds to Bill Bender of the U.S.. Bill planted the seeds and after years of evaluation, found this flower was notable and worthy of registration. So Bill named this daffodil after Philips and its parentage.

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Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: John Castor, California, United States
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Gordon Coombes, South Island, New Zealand
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Mary Durtschi, Utah, United States
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Ken D. Fink, California, United States
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Ken D. Fink, California, United States
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, United States
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Mary Lou Gripshover, Ohio, United States
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Noeline McLaren, South Island, New Zealand
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Noeline McLaren, South Island, New Zealand
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: John F. McLennan, North Island, New Zealand
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: John F. McLennan, North Island, New Zealand
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, United States
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Steve Taylor, Mississippi, United States
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Ian Tyler, England, UK
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Malcolm Wheeler, South Island, New Zealand
Pops legacyPOPS Legacy, 1 W-Y, Dr. William (Bill) Bender, 1985, Pennsylvania, United States 
Photo: Malcolm Wheeler, South Island, New Zealand
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