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Tenby Daffodil

Narcissus obvallaris

Please keep in mind that it is illegal to uproot a plant without the landowner's consent and care should be taken at all times not to damage wild plants. Wild plants should never be picked for pleasure and some plants are protected by law.
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Plant Data

Flowering Months:
JAN  FEB  MAR  APR  MAY  JUN  JUL  AUG  SEP  OCT  NOV  DEC
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Amaryllidaceae (Amaryllis)
Type:
Flower
Life Cycle:
Perennial
Maximum Size:
30 centimetres tall
Habitats:
Farmland, grassland, hedgerows, meadows, roadsides.

Flower:
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Yellow, 6 petals
 
Bright yellow, solitary flowers. The trumpets are flared open. The petals are slightly paler than the trumpet.
Fruit:
A capsule which splits open to reveal numerous black seeds.
Leaves:
A bulbous perennial with bluish-green, strap-shaped leaves. Found mostly in south-west Wales (Tenby, Dyfed).
Frequency (UK):
Unusual  
Similar Species:
Distribution Map

Reproduced by kind permission of the BSBI.

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