Sir Watkin
Classification:
2 Y-Y[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Early to Mid-Season
Height:
Tall - greater than 67.5 cm (26.6 in)
Hybridizer:
W. Pickstone, England, UK
Registered:
Yes, before 1868
Special Class:
ADS Historics
Chromosomes:
21
Fertility:
Seed fertile
Used as parent:
6 times as seed
Comments

Fl. 112 mm wide; perianth segments broadly ovate, blunt or truncate, prominently mucronate, light greenish yellow, spreading or a little inflexed, overlapping 1/3 or less; inner segments nearly acute, with margins wavy or recurved; corona funnel-shaped, more or less ribbed, vivid yellow, slightly tinged orange, with mouth straight, often deeply 6-lobed and overlapping, frilled, rim minutely and irregularly crenate.

Synonyms:

'Giant Daffodil', 'James Dickson', 'Mountain Daffodil', 'Star Narcissus', 'The Welsh Peerless', 'Watkin'

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Sir WatkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, USA
Sir WatkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Historic Image: Albert F. Calvert, England
Sir WatkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Sir WatkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Sir WatkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Sir WatkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Sir WatkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Historic Image: RHS Yearbook, England
Sir WatkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Historic Image: RHS Yearbook, England
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Quality Daffodils, England
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Historic Image: Unknown Historic Source
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Historic Image: Albert F. Calvert, England
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Historic Image: Gertrude Hartland, Ireland
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Carlos van der Veek, the Netherlands
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Keith Kridler, USA
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Keith Kridler, USA
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Willis H. Wheeler, USA
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Mary Lou Gripshover, USA
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Ben Blake, USA
Sir watkinSir Watkin, 2 Y-Y, W. Pickstone, England, 1868, England 
Photo: Ben Blake, USA
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