Homespun
Classificazione:
2 Y-Y[ Grande corona (coppa, mediocoronati) ]
Stagione:
Mid-Season
Altezza:
Standard - 32,5 fino 67,5 cm
Registrato:
Yes, prima del 1905
Cromosomi:
14
Fertilità:
Entrambi Seme e Polline
Usato come genitore:
3 volte come seme,1 volta come polline
Commenti

Perianth segments ovate, rounded at apex, light yellow, overlapping; corona rich yellow, frilled. Resembles ‘Sir Watkin’ but with the perianth segments of a deeper tone.

Description from Royal Horticultural Society, Volume XXXIII (1908), when awarded the Award of Merit, “A largely, finely proportioned, deep golden-yellow Incomparabilis variety unusual beauty.”

From Rev. Joseph Jacob’s book Daffodils circa 1910: ‘Homespun’ is a perfect show flower. It will be a long time before it is surpassed by another of the same type. Shy seeder’. Jacob’s book was part of the “Present Day Gardening” series.