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A picture of a Daffodil 'Jack Snipe'

Daffodil 'Jack Snipe'

Narcissus 'Jack Snipe'

'Narcissus Jack Snipe' at Capel Manor Gardens Enfield London England by Acabashi (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy


USDA zone


Minimum temperature

Expected size








5 years to reach maturity


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

Daffodil 'Jack Snipe' Overview

Narcissus 'Jack Snipe' is a bulbous perennial cultivar in the amaryllis family, Amaryllidaceae. It is in the Cyclamineus Horticultural Group, which are commonly known as miniature daffodils. These plants produce solitary, small flowers with backwards bending petals, termed reflexed and long inner parts. This plant typically grows to 20cm in height and the flowers have creamy white outer petals and a bright yellow inner cup structure, termed a corona.

Common problems with Daffodil 'Jack Snipe'

How to harvest Daffodil 'Jack Snipe'

Cut flowers for floral arrangements as required.

How to propagate Daffodil 'Jack Snipe'


Separate offsets as the leaves fade in early summer.

Special features of Daffodil 'Jack Snipe'

Attractive flowers

Attracts bees

Pot plant

Can be included in mixed plantings or group together for stunning displays.

Other uses of Daffodil 'Jack Snipe'

Daffodils suit being grown in containers or beds/borders of all garden styles, They can also be include in cut flowers patches of kitchen gardens.