Southern Gem
Classification:
2 W-W[ Large-Cupped ]
Season:
Spring
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Variation:
Daffodil color or division may vary as the bloom reaches full maturity.
Registered:
Yes, before 1913
Special Class:
ADS Historics
Chromosomes:
21
Descendants:
None
Comments

Fl. 80 mm, forming a double triangle, facing slightly downwards; perianth segments oblong, very prominently mucronate, milk white, a little inflexed with margins wavy and sometimes recurved from midrib, a little ribbed and of thin substance, fairly regular, overlapping a quarter; inner segments more nearly ovate, very slightly mucronate, more strongly inflexed and with margins noticeably wavy; corona cup-shaped, ribbed, opening rich primrose yellow, gradually becoming yellow-white, frilled, with rim slightly flanged, crenate and irregularly notched.