Taxonomy

This is about the naming and relationships between the different narcissus species.

Interesting French daffodil drawings

March 19, 2017
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I found this page at the Chicago Botanic Garden Library some years ago and will excise a few blooms for illustrations in our show schedule which I am putting to…

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Final Pick

Last week was the last significant pick of daffodils for the season. Just because it was possible a few of these were put in the Canberra iris show. Typically late…

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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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zaianicus

Hi Dave, I can’t help you much. I have old photos and no expertise. My photos that include the name ‘zaianicus’ don’t appear to be consistent. They have all been…

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Narcissus x xanthochlorus or Narcissus x perezlarae

December 20, 2014
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   At November 7, 2014 I published a picture in Daffnet which I thought to be N. x xanthochlorus. Gerd Knoche told me that it may be N. x perezlarae…

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Narcissus viridiflorus and Narcissus x xanthochlorus

December 1, 2013
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Steve, Here are two fotos which are made near Facinas by Gerd Knoche in this autumn. Sometimes  a viridiflorus clone with this yellowish green is to be seen. This type of flower was given…

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