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

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

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Division:
Division 2 - Long-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:
Flowers are fragrant
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Flowers are good for cutting

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

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Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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

This is a nice, serviceable variety for naturalizing.

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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