Homespun
Classificatie:
2 Y-Y[ Groot-kronig ]
Seizoen:
Mid-Season
Hoogte:
Gebruikelijk 32,5 - 67,5 cm
Geregistreerd:
Yes, voor 1905
Chromosomen:
14
Vruchtbaarheid:
Zowel Zaad en Stuifmeel
Gebruikt als ouder:
3 keer als zaad,1 keer als pollen
Commentaar

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.