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Keepers of poultry believe that daffodils prevent hens from laying eggs, and they avoid planting of daffodils on their farms.
Ancient Romans cultivated daffodils and believed that sap extracted from the flowers possesses healing properties.
Florists can develop allergic reaction on the skin called "daffodil itch" after preparing floral arrangements made of daffodils.
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Due to toxic sap in the stem, daffodil should not be kept in the vase with other plants (it is harmful for them).
Leaves and bulb contain toxic alkaloid called lycorine. This substance keeps predators (except certain types of insects) on a safe distance.
Daffodils announce beginning of the spring and waking of nature. They are one of the rare species of plants that are able to successfully grow through the snow.
Besides from bulbs, daffodils can be propagated via seeds. Seeds are black, rounded and covered with protective hard coat.
Daffodils develop from the bulb which stores all nutrients required for successful development of the stem and flowers. Spring flowering bulbs are planted in the autumn. Cold period during the winter ensures proper development of root.
Flower consists of centrally positioned trumpet-shaped corona that is surrounded with six floral leaves called perianth. Three inner leaves (of perianth) are petals, while three outer leaves represent sepals. Daffodils are usually golden in color. New varieties of daffodils can be found in different combinations of white, yellow, orange, green and pink colors.
Daffodil has leafless stem with one to 20 blooms on the top. It can reach 6 to 20 inches in height, depending on the variety.