Miniatures

Discussions and photos about miniature size daffodils (less than 32.5 cm or 12.5 inch tall).

Bulbocodium hybrid seedlings

Bulbocodium hybrid seedlings

Three years ago I pollinated a yellow bulbocodium hybrid with a white one. From the seed pod about 150 seeds were sown in an eight inch pot. This year seedlings…

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Narcissus cantabricus crosses

February 2, 2017
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   These two miniature daffodils are flowering in the greenhouse. The seedlings of both crosses often generate unreduced pollen. I shall try the first one out of doors this year…

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Mary Poppins makes early appearance

January 26, 2017
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Its Late January in Fayetteville, Ga., USA we had a few 70 degree days. A new bulbicodium Mary Poppins made a unexpected very early appearance. I welcome the early spring…

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First Narcissus for 2017

My first Narcissus is blooming for 2017 after my Autumn bloomers have finished. This is Narcissus cantabricus var. foliosus: My next species will be Narcissus psuedonarcissus. I believe I have…

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In bloom today!

On a cold morning with snow on the ground it was a real pleasure to see this seedling from Harold Koopowitz’s extensive and entrepreneurial breeding programme in bloom in the…

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Miniatures

December 14, 2016
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I have never grown many miniatures in my garage or have a little red wagon. I have tried growing some of Glenbrook div 11 minis that are winter or early…

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