Golden Spur
Classification:
1 Y-Y[ Trumpet Long-Cupped ]
Season:
Early to Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Hybridizer:
Unknown, the Netherlands
Registered:
Yes, before 1885
Special Class:
ADS Historics
Chromosomes:
14, 21, or 30
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
8 times as seed
Comments

Fl. 107 mm wide, deep rich yellow; perianth segments narrowly ovate, acute, with white mucro, inflexed, overlapping at base only; the inner segments somewhat twisted; corona cylindrical or narrowly funnel-shaped, smooth, slightly deeper in tone than the perianth, the mouth ribbed, flared, 6-lobed, even, with rim deeply notched. Resembles larger-flowered N. hispanicus subsp. hispanicus var. propinquus or var. spurius.

This daffodil was discovered on a private estate in Wassenaar Holland in 1885.

Synonyms:

'Spur'

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Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Hein Meeuwissen, the Netherlands
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Bradley McCarson, USA
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, USA
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Quality Daffodils, England
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Paul Botting, USA
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Carlos van der Veek, the Netherlands
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Carlos van der Veek, the Netherlands
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Ian Tyler, England
Golden SpurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Historic Image: RHS Yearbook, England
Golden spurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Heath Family Archives, USA
Golden spurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Heath Family Archives, USA
Golden spurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Historic Image: Barr Catalog, England
Golden spurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Historic Image: Gertrude Hartland, Ireland
Golden spurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Golden spurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Old House Gardens Heirloom Bulbs, USA
Golden spurGolden Spur, 1 Y-Y, Unknown Hybridizer, the Netherlands, 1885, the Netherlands 
Photo: Keith Kridler, USA
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