Monthly Archives: December 2009

blooming in Ohio

December 4, 2009
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Friends, Several little flowers are blooming in Ohio today.  The photo is of N. bulbocodium subsp. bulbocodium var. nivalis.  I have no idea why it’s blooming so early, as it’s…

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today 3

December 4, 2009
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So far this is the only bright yellow among the autumn flowering daffs.

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today 2

December 4, 2009
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N. tazetta ‘#4’ was collected in Crete. Most that I collected have full and overlapping petals but I like the starry appearance here. The bulb was partially exposed on the…

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Flowering today

December 4, 2009
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Autumn Colors is an unregistered group by Bill Welch. This came from seed from one of them. It has good garden presence. N. tazetta ‘#4’ was collected in Crete. Most…

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Koopowitz seedling HK2-08

December 3, 2009
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  The previous photo I shared of my Koopowitz seedling, HK2-08 (‘Emerald Sea’ open pollinated), has been superceded by an image I took today.  The flowers now display more reflex…

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Emerald Sea open pollinated Seedling in Bloom

Hi Greg, Freezing viridiflorus pollen may not be the best thing to do. The hybrids are probably tougher but you might like to also store some pollen in a cool…

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