Long-cupped Narcissus, Large-cupped Daffodil
Narcissus 'Fortune'

Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Narcissus (nar-SIS-us) (Info)
Cultivar: Fortune
Hybridized by Ware
Registered or introduced: pre 1915
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Division:

Division 2 - Large-cupped

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)

USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)

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)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Orange

Bright Yellow

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

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:

Unknown - Tell us

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

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are good for cutting

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Garberville, California

Clifton, Colorado

Durham, Maine

Sparks, Nevada

Conway, South Carolina

Houston, Texas

Richmond, Texas

Newport News, Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On May 2, 2015, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

Award(s)
PC 1923
FCC 1924
*AM(g) 1947
AM Haarlem 1926
FCC Haarlem 1927
FA Haarlem 1934
FCFA Haarlem 1935

Positive

On Feb 27, 2011, vossner from Richmond, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Yellow with orange cup, large flower. Overall plant size is about 18". Great daff for southern gardens. Mine are planted inground, zone9, full sun.

Positive

On Mar 24, 2005, nevadagdn from Sparks, NV (Zone 7a) wrote:

This is a nice, serviceable variety for naturalizing.