Narcissus bulbocodium

Hoop-petticoat daffodil 

© Avelino Vieira

Description: Protected species by community law (Habitats Directive). Perennial and bulbous plant that can reach up to 40 cm height. It has narrow and semi-cylindrical leaves. The flowers are yellow and present an inverted cone shape crown.

Habitat: Wet meadows, banks of water lines, moorlands, bush glades, pine woods.

Where to find in the Arouca Geopark: Albergaria da Serra, Cabaços, Detrelo da Malhada, Espiunca (left bank of the Paiva River), Junqueiro, Merujal. 

Conservation Status:

Habitats Diretive (Annex B-V)