Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4200

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Europe

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Uncommon

Look for it . It is cultivated as an ornamental and can be persistent and naturalized in lawns, roadsides, woodland borders, and disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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Invasive?

This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

 

 

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal (plant scapose)

FLOWER:
Spring
Yellow
Bisexual
3 sepals
3 petals, tubular corona present
6 stamens
Inferior ovary
Flowers solitary

FRUIT:
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Asparagales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Narcissus pseudonarcissus   FAMILY Amaryllidaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Narcissus pseudonarcissus   FAMILY Liliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 044-01-005:
Narcissus pseudo-narcissus   FAMILY Amaryllidaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Narcissus pseudo-narcissus

 

COMMON NAME:
Common Daffodil


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image of Narcissus pseudonarcissus, Common Daffodil

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_naps_001_lvd

        

image of Narcissus pseudonarcissus, Common Daffodil

JK Marlow    jkm180218_0296

February    McCormick County    SC

Parks Mill

Perianth tube gradually flared upward; corona 3-5cm long, often undulate, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

image of Narcissus pseudonarcissus, Common Daffodil

JK Marlow    jkm210309_8945

March    Greenville County    SC

Blackwell Heritage Preserve

image of Narcissus pseudonarcissus, Common Daffodil

JK Marlow    jkm210309_8947

March    Greenville County    SC

Blackwell Heritage Preserve

Flower solitary. Tubular corona as long or longer than perianth lobes, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

image of Narcissus pseudonarcissus, Common Daffodil

JK Marlow    jkm210309_8948

March    Greenville County    SC

Blackwell Heritage Preserve

Leaves flat, 1-2cm wide, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.