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

Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Narcissus (nar-SIS-us) (Info)
Cultivar: Limbo
Hybridized by Duncan-Rathowen Daffodils
Registered or introduced: 1984
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Division:

Division 2 - Large-cupped

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

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

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Red-Orange

Foliage:

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:

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:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Garberville, California

Clifton, Colorado

Bessemer City, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
2
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On May 3, 2015, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

(Altruist x Ulster Bank)

Neutral

On Apr 19, 2007, ineedacupoftea from Denver, CO wrote:

Good and bad. Great colour scheme, but fades badly in some aspects or with heat. (Shade will resolve this). Also, the semi-nodding habit can be aggravating to the onlooker who wants a better look in the cup. Otherwise, a good plant with good qualities of returning well each year.

Positive

On Mar 12, 2005, ladyrowan from Garberville, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

Brick red cup that bleeds into bronzy orange petals.

14-16"

Mid Spring