Jonquilla Narcissus, Apodanthus Daffodil 'Golden Echo'


Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Narcissus (nar-SIS-us) (Info)
Cultivar: Golden Echo
Hybridized by Heath-Brent & Becky's Bulbs
Registered or introduced: 2014
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Division 7 - Jonquilla


12-18 in. (30-45 cm)


3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Spring


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)

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


Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Bloom Color:

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

White/Near White



This plant is resistant to deer

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:


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

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers


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

Garberville, California

Nantucket, Massachusetts

Winchester, Massachusetts

Fulton, Missouri

Grants Pass, Oregon

Garland, Texas

Vancouver, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:


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

(Ballygarvey x N. jonquilla)


On Dec 17, 2007, juanwillis from Winchester, MA (Zone 6a) wrote:

Hands-down my favorite Narcissus--I love the way that the yellow bleeds outward. Blooms a little over two weeks for me in zone 6a.


On Aug 6, 2006, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

Introduced in 2002 by Brent Heath. A new Jonquilla Narcissus with a remarkable pretty and bright yellow white colour and a unique 'trumpet'. Very rich flowering and scented..Height is 45 cm and flowering in april.


On Dec 20, 2004, ladyrowan from Garberville, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

Longer than usual golden yellow cup melts down onto its creamy white petals; a strong grower and wonderfully fragrant;

12-16", mid spring