There are two main meanings of Jonquil tattoo: one is “longevity and health”, and the other is “auspicious”. In addition, it also means “many children and grandchildren” and “full of children”, which can bless the prosperity of the host’s family and population.
Jonquil is one of the species of longevity flower. The plant is very slender, the plant height can reach 40 cm, the bulb is small, the leaves are bright green, narrow and linear, and there are concave grooves on the surface. The flower stems are as long as the leaves, with 2-6 flowers at the top. The petals and corolla are golden yellow. The petals are short pointed. The edge of the Corolla is wavy. The flowers are fragrant, up to 3 cm in diameter. The Corolla is only 4 mm high and about 1 cm in diameter.
Jonquil is an autumn bulbous greenhouse flower. Like other plants of Narcissus, it likes plenty of sunshine, tenacious vitality, can tolerate semi shade and is not resistant to cold. From July to August, deciduous dormancy, flower bud differentiation in the growth point of bulb during dormancy, with the physiological characteristics of growth in autumn and winter, flowering in early spring and dormancy in summer. It was originally only distributed in the Iberian Peninsula, but it was often used as a horticultural plant in the early period, so it was found in southern France, Italy and Dalmatia. Introduced and cultivated in China for viewing.