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Narcissus pseudonarcissus  L.
Daffodil
Narcissus pseudonarcissus is a perennial herb (bulb) that is not native to California.
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Genus: Narcissus
Family: Amaryllidaceae  
(Liliaceae)
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Monocot
Jepson eFlora section: monocot

Toxicity: Do not eat underground parts of this plant.

Communities: escaped cultivar

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Information about  Narcissus pseudonarcissus from other sources

[Wikipedia] Origin, Distribution: The species is native to Western Europe from Spain and Portugal east to Germany and north to England and Wales. It is commonly grown in gardens and populations have become established in the Balkans, Australia, New Zealand, the Caucasus, Madeira, British Columbia, Ontario, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Oregon, Washington state, much of the eastern United States, and the Falkland Islands. (link added by Mary Ann Machi)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals. [web application]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 07/22/2024).