Fertility

The fertility of species and named daffodils.

Hillstar x N. cyclamineus

June 5, 2016
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This is a better picture of Figure 3 (Hillstar x N. cyclamineus) of my article “Narcissus cyclamineus crosses and their fertility”. It is made in this spring at the field…

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Narcissus cyclamineus crosses and their fertility

February 3, 2016
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  The plants in the pictures are composed of one-third standard daffodil, one-third N. cyclamineus, and one-third N. jonquilla in the first and N. viridiflorus in the second case. They…

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Crosses of jonquilla hybrids with viridiflorus hybrids

January 18, 2016
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Three weeks ago I saw that some new seedlings of jonquilla hybrids x viridiflorus hybrids growing outdoors had flower buds. Up to this time we had no frost, but soon…

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No Winter yet in NE NC

December 19, 2015
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It’s been very quiet lately on Daffnet.  Thought I’d post another one that isn’t read. It doesn’t look like we are going to have winter this year here in Northeast…

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Diamond and gold dust

A few years ago John Hunter posted on Daffnet some comments about gold and silver dusted perianths. http://daffnet.org/gold-and-silver-dusted-perianths/ He referred to a short article in The Daffodil Journal Vol. 48…

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A few end of season blooms

September 29, 2015
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Hi The end of the season is not far away with hot weather on its way. We have got to miniature size with our doubles but they are not all…

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