ADS Executive Director


June 10, 2019

Categories: American Daffodil Society, General

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Good morning

This looked like a good question to open up to the forum. I bet Nancy would like some history to go with the definition. Thanks


From: Nancy R Frazier
Subject: narcissus apodanthus

Message Body:

Can you please tell me what the “section Apodanthus” is? ie what Apodanthus means.

4 Responses to Apodanthus

  1. Clay Higgins, New Jersey
    Clay Higgins, New Jersey
    June 10, 2019 at 8:51 am

    Currently Division 7 with Jonquils.

  2. Mary Lou Gripshover, Ohio
    Mary Lou Gripshover, Ohio
    June 10, 2019 at 11:09 am

    As Clay says, apodanthi are currently part of Division 7, with jonquilla.  I’m attaching the RHS Horticultural Classification of Daffodils.  Horticultural classification of daffodils 

    Hope this helps.

    Mary Lou

  3. Anne Wright, England
    Anne Wright, England
    June 10, 2019 at 11:31 am

    The word ‘apodanthus’ means ‘flowers without stalks’, says Google!

  4. Malcolm Wheeler, New Zealand
    Malcolm Wheeler, New Zealand
    June 10, 2019 at 2:13 pm

    If you use the Correct name Apodanthi in google you will get the desired result