What Is the Meaning of the Narcissus Flower?


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The narcissus flower, also known as the daffodil, is one that is synonymous with springtime. They are associated with Lent, and because of this, are known as the "Lent Lily."

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What Is the Meaning of the Narcissus Flower?
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The daffodil, or narcissus flower, is strongly connected to the end of winter. It is considered throughout the world to be a lucky emblem of prosperous times ahead. Daffodils are also said to represent happiness. The lore in Wales is that if someone were to see the first daffodil of the season bloom, he would have great luck over the next 12 months. Daffodils should be given in a bunch, because one single daffodil being given to someone is said to foretell misfortune. The daffodil is the birth flower for people who were born in the month of March.

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