Snipe
Classification:
6 W-W[ Cyclamineus ]
Season:
Early to Mid-Season
Height:
Dwarf - less than 32.5 cm (12.8 in)
Variation:
Daffodil color or division may vary as the bloom reaches full maturity.
Registered:
Yes, before 1948
Special Classes:
ADS Miniatures, New Zealand NDS Miniatures, The Daffodil Society Miniatures
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
4 times as seed, 7 times as pollen
Comments

Perianth segments ovate, opening pale yellow, soon becoming white, reflexed, with margins inward-rolling, separated; corona cylindrical, lightly ribbed, opening brilliant yellow becoming yellowish white, with mouth expanded, rim notched and crenate.

Origin of Name

Named after the bird, Snipe.

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SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Noeline McLaren, New Zealand
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: James Ian Young, Scotland
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Melissa Reading, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Melissa Reading, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Tom Stettner, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
SNIPESnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Michael Baxter, England
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Anne Wright, England
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Anne Wright, England
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Anne Wright, England
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Anne Wright, England
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Anne Wright, England
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Historic Image: RHS Yearbook, England
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Quality Daffodils, England
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Kirby Fong, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Tom Stettner, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Mary Lou Gripshover, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Tom Stettner, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Tony James, England
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Roger Braithwaite, England
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Hein Meeuwissen, the Netherlands
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Becky Fox Matthews, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Steve Taylor, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Tom Stettner, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Theodore E. Snazelle, USA
SnipeSnipe, 6 W-W, Alexander (Alec) M. Wilson, Wales, 1948, Wales 
Photo: Jon Kawaguchi, USA
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