Part Of Speech-Noun
Definition- a bulbous Eurasian plant of a genus that includes the daffodil, especially (in gardening) one with flowers that have white or pale outer petals and a shallow orange or yellow cup in the center
Source – Webster Dictionary
Found in Rita Dove” Persephone, Falling ” line 1
The definition of this flower helps make an image in mind of the difference between these flowers in this context.