‘Campernelle’ Narcissus

‘Campernelle’ Narcissus

Narcissus x odorus 'Campernelle'

Golden, fragrant blooms abound in this late-February blooming campernelle. Sometimes confused with the sweet smelling jonquils, it has earned the nickname the "giant jonquil."

Bloom/Feature

Golden blooms from February to March

Plant Type

Bulbs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

6, 7, 8

Zone Detail

-10°F

Key Features

Returns Year After Year

Flowering Season

Spring

Use

Accent, Border, Container

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Low

Soil Type

Tolerates a wide range

Fertilizer

Low amt of even n-p-k pre-planting

Dimensions

12-24" H x Clumping

Pruning

None needed

Planting Instructions

  • plant in full winter sun
  • dig hole 2X the height of the bulb
  • soil should be 2-3" over the bulb
  • water after planting
  • natural rainfall is best; summer irrigation is o.k.
  • mulch in hard frost areas