Narcissus jonquilla 'Dickcissel' is a miniature daffodil for late spring with a white corona that bleeds into the yellow petals.
Narcissus jonquilla 'Dickcissel' is a floriferous miniature daffodil for late spring with a smallish white corona that bleeds white into the base of the yellow petals. N. jonquilla is a species from Spain and Portugal that has been cultivated since the 1700s for its oil, still a component of many perfumes. It has narrow, rush-like leaves - jonquilla comes from juncus which means rush.
Common Name: Daffodil
Family: Amaryllidaceae (The Amaryllis Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Bloom Time: Late Spring
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Mesic. 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 - North Africa
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