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Narcissus tazetta var. chinensis / Suisen スイセン

Bloom time: April

Amaranthaceae /


Species in the genus Narcissus:

Narcissus tazetta var. chinensis / Suisen



Narcissus tazetta var. chinensis / Suisen スイセン


Narcissus tazetta var. chinensis, an originating in the Mediterranean-Cost perennial, grows in the wild in coastal areas in various districts, with oosphere-shaped bulbs covered with black coats underground. Leaves rise in late autumn and reach 20-40cm long, 0.8-1.6cm wide, with powdery white on the surfaces. Scapes, 20-40cm tall, appear through the centers of the leaves and set about 5-7 fragrant flowers that bloom facing sideways. Perianth lobes slightly tinge creamy white and open flat. Paracorollas at the throats are yellow and cup-shaped. This species does not result in fruit. Bloom time: December- April.





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