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Narcissus tortifolius

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Botanical Description

Leaves two to four per bulb, to 20cm long or much shorter by 8mm wide, glaucous, twisted, erect, no keel or striation. Stem elliptical, to 20cm tall. Pedicel to 2.4cm long. Flowers two to sixteen, horizontal, 1.4cm in diameter, tube 1cm long, tepals white, patent to incurving, imbricate, corona white, cup-shaped, incurving slightly at the entire margin, 2mm high by 6mm in diameter. Anthers three in tube, three in corona overtopping style, early-mid spring. Arid calcareous plains, south-eastern Spain.