Conspicuus
Classification:
3 Y-YYO[ Small-Cupped ]
Season:
Mid-Season to Late
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Registered:
Yes, before 1869
Special Class:
ADS Historics
Chromosomes:
21
Fertility:
Believed to be Seed fertile
Descendants:
None
Comments

Fl. star-shaped; perianth segments ovate, blunt, opening deep yellow, becoming sulfur yellow, with slight white mucro, spreading, overlapping a quarter; corona long cup-shaped, strongly ribbed, yellow, stained orange, with bright scarlet-orange at rim, mouth straight and more or less tightly frilled.

From Peter Barr’s Ye Narcissus or Daffodyl Flowre and hys Roots (1884) which says that the ‘Barrii’ type/classification included crosses of “Poeticus x Pseudo Narcissus, or perhaps Incomparabilis x Poeticus.”

Synonyms:

'Barrii Conspicuus'

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ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Rose Bradley, Illinois, USA
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Rose Bradley, Illinois, USA
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Historic Image: Albert F. Calvert, England, UK
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Carlos van der Veek, North Holland, the Netherlands
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Carlos van der Veek, North Holland, the Netherlands
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, Tennessee, USA
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, Tennessee, USA
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Bob Isaak, Virginia, USA
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Mary Lou Gripshover, Ohio, USA
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Mary Lou Gripshover, Ohio, USA
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Old House Gardens Heirloom Bulbs, Michigan, USA
ConspicuusConspicuus, 3 Y-YYO, William Backhouse, England, UK, 1869, England, UK 
Photo: Willis H. Wheeler, Virginia, USA
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