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PlantFiles: Jonquilla Narcissus, Apodanthus Daffodil
Narcissus 'Quail'

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Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Narcissus (nar-SIS-us) (Info)
Cultivar: Quail

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Division:
Division 7 - Jonquilla

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow

Foliage:
Herbaceous
Blue-Green
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
Flowers are fragrant
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive idanou On May 17, 2011, idanou from Provincetown, MA (Zone 7a) wrote:

I can't believe no one has said anything about this wonderful jonquil. I can't give it enough praise. Grows to 20-22" for me. Blooms profusely (and I do mean profusely) in multiples of 2-4. Lasts and incredibly long time- about 25-26 days of bloom for me (late April to mid-late May). AND it holds terrificly well for a daff as a cut flower. Add to that the wonderfully sweet scent, and you have a sure winner. Must have. Very highly recommended.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Huntsville, Alabama
Phoenix, Arizona
Garberville, California
Olathe, Kansas
Hebron, Kentucky
Provincetown, Massachusetts
Saint Louis, Missouri
Sparks, Nevada
Morehead City, North Carolina
Portland, Oregon
Albion, Pennsylvania
Payson, Utah
Vancouver, Washington



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