Narcissus bulbocodium

Common Name:
Hoop petticoat daffodil
Plant Type:
Bulbous perennial
Family:
Amaryllidaceae (The Amaryllis Family)
Geographic Origin:
Mediterranean Region
California Native?:
No
Plant Size:
6-12 inches
Landscape/Garden Uses:
flower gardens
Flowering Season:
Spring
Flower Color:
Yellow
Exposure:
Full sun
Soils:
Well-drained soil
Suggested Irrigation:
Drought tolerant
Estimated Hardiness:
Hardy to 0 degrees F. or less
Shiny grassy green leaves stay low; dainty spring flowers have wide bright yellow "hoop" skirts. Great in containers and the rock garden. Sun to part shade, well-drained soil, moderate watering in winter and spring. Summer dormant.