Species

Information and photos of wild narcissus species.

Around the Show

September 21, 2016
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I accidentally left my camera at home re-charging so my Canberra show report this year is limited. One named flower that caught my eye that I had not seen before…

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Reflections on cyclamineus

September 1, 2016
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This season a few favorite cyclamineus have been moved to the house in the hope I will be able to cultivate them properly in pots. I like the long straight…

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Paperwhites

Different paperwhites flower here in Canberra from about April to September. Flowering time is influenced by both rainfall and temperature. A couple more paperwhite N. broussonetii seedlings have flowered here and…

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New tetraploid Narcissus jonquilla henriquesii

July 6, 2016
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N. jonquilla henriquesii has been transformed from diploid to tetraploid. The pollen volume of the tetraploid plant is about two times bigger than that of the diploid plant and the pollen…

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Miniature Daffodils

Hi, This year I dug my miniatures, all of them.  I have slightly over 100 varieties counting some N. species and some hybrids of both Graham Fleming and mine.  I…

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Forms of ‘N. Ornatus

June 20, 2016
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Can someone anwser the following. I have Ornatus received from Austrailia  10 years ago stateing it was a selection from ‘N, radiiflorus var, exertus’ and of French origin 1870. Then…

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