Narcissus jonquilla (syn. N. juncifolius) is a small daffodil with cheerful, bright yellow, sweetly fragrant flowers and narrow, rush-like leaves.
Narcissus jonquilla (syn. N. juncifolius) is a small daffodil with cheerful, bright yellow, sweetly fragrant flowers. It has narrow, rush-like leaves. Each stem produces up to five flowers creating a beautiful display in containers, rock gardens, and at the front of the border. Jonquil or rush-leaved daffodil has been cultivated in France since the 18th century for narcissus oil, a component then and now of perfumes. Photo: Wikipedia.
Common Name: Rush-Leaved Daffodil - [Spring B&B Pre-Order]
Family: Amaryllidaceae (The Amaryllis Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: The species in this genus grow in a wide range of habitats including open spaces ranging from low marshes to rocky hillsides and montane pastures to grassland, scrub, woods, river banks and rocky crevices.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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