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