Narcissus hispanicus

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Spanish daffodil
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Genus: Narcissus
Species: N. hispanicus
Binomial name
Narcissus hispanicus
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Distribution range
  • Ajax hispanicus (Gouan) M. Roem.
  • Moskerion hispanicum (Gouan) Raf.

Narcissus hispanicus, the Spanish daffodil, or Great daffodil, is a plant species native to France, Spain and Portugal. It is naturalized in the United Kingdom and cultivated elsewhere.[2][3][4][5]

Also considered as a subspecies of Narcissus pseudonarcissus (N. pseudonarcissus ssp. major)


  1. ^ Tropicos
  2. ^ Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  3. ^ Antoine Gouan. 1773. Illustrationes et Observationes Botanicae 23.
  4. ^ Roemer, Max Joseph. 1847. Familiarum Naturalium Regni Vegetabilis Synopses Monographicae 4: 200, as Ajax hispanicus
  5. ^ Constantine Samuel. 1838. Flora Telluriana 4: 21, as Moskerion hispanicum


  • Zonneveld, B.J.M. (8 July 2010). "The involvement of Narcissus hispanicus Gouan in the origin of Narcissus bujei and of cultivated trumpet daffodils (Amaryllidaceae)". Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid. 67 (1): 29–39. doi:10.3989/ajbm.2219. 

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