Theo Sanders, Germany

Narcissus x xanthochlorus or Narcissus x perezlarae

December 20, 2014

Categories: Daffodil Types, Species, Taxonomy

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Picture published as narcissus x xanthochlorus Narcissus x xanthochlorus Narcissus x perezlarae

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 (N. miniatus x N. cavanillesii). He lets me doubt whether I am right or not. The broader  petals, no green in the corona, and that the pollen seems to be of no good quality strengthen his opinion.


2 Responses to Narcissus x xanthochlorus or Narcissus x perezlarae

  1. Harold Koopowitz, California
    Harold Koopowitz, California
    December 20, 2014 at 7:08 am

    Gerd could be correct. Also in your first photo there is N. miniatus in the background. Was there any N. viridiflorus growing nearby?


  2. Theo Sanders, Germany
    Theo Sanders, Germany
    December 21, 2014 at 12:21 am


    As I know from Leslie Tucker N. viridiflorus is growing in the neighbourhood.