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Common name

English: Angel's Tears

German: Engelstränen-Narzisse


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Liliopsida (392)

      Order: Asparagales (46)

        Family: Amaryllidaceae (27)(family description)

          Genus: Narcissus (5)

            Epithet: triandrus L. (1)

Synonyms: Ajax lusitanicus M.Roem., Ajax reflexa (Brot.) M.Roem., Assaracus capax (Salisb.) Haw., Assaracus reflexus (Brot.) Haw., Ganymedes albus Haw., Ganymedes capax (Salisb.) Herb., Ganymedes effusus Salisb., Ganymedes linnaei Kunth, Ganymedes nutans Haw., Ganymedes ochroleucus Haw., Ganymedes pulchellus (Salisb.) Salisb., Ganymedes reflexus (Brot.) Herb., Ganymedes striatulus Haw., Ganymedes triandrus (L.) Haw., Hermione concolor M.Roem., Hermione homochroa M.Roem., Hermione pulchella (Salisb.) M.Roem., Hermione weinmannii M.Roem., Illus triandrus (L.) Haw., Narcissus arcuatus Heynh., Narcissus campanulatus Link, Narcissus capax (Salisb.) Schult. & Schult.f., Narcissus haworthii G.Don, Narcissus jonquilloides Willd. ex Schult. & Schult.f., Narcissus loiseleurii (Rouy) Traub, Narcissus pulchellus Salisb., Narcissus pyrenaicus Pers., Narcissus redoutei Sweet, Narcissus reflexus Brot., Narcissus striatellus Spach, Queltia capax Salisb., Queltia triandra (L.) M.Roem.

albus => dead white, without lustre

campanulatus => bell-shaped

jonquilloides => resembling jonquil, Narcissus jonquilla L.

lusitanicus => from Portugal

nutans => nodding, drooping

ochroleucus => yellowish-white

pulchella => beautiful

pyrenaicus => from the Pyrenees mountains (Andorra, France and Spain)

reflexa => bent back abruptly

reflexus => bent back abruptly

triandrus => having three stamens


Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: beige, white

External links

Check for Narcissus triandrus at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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