Monthly Archives: December 2019

Australian fires

Any idea if daff folks are affected by the catastrophic fires?

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Just an idea

December 29, 2019
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Inspired by the insect Xylocopa violacea, I have had the idea of makeing a little window in the perianth tube to access the stigma without touching the anthers or cuttig…

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Tazettas blooming December 26

December 26, 2019
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‘Nir’, one of the Autumn Colors group, and ‘Autumn Pearl’

Warm weather on Christmas Day opened a few tazettas for me. Here are potted ‘Nir’, one of the Autumn Colors group, and ‘Autumn Pearl’ side-by-side. The ‘Autumn Pearl’ is in…

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Beautiful natural hybrid

December 24, 2019
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This is one of the most beautiful natural hybrid, between Narcissus fernandesii and Narcissus cantabricus. It has a dense marfil white, and N. fernandesii acts as the mother

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Species

December 23, 2019
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IT is great to see a real discussion once again appearing on Daffnet. It has left me a little confused. I first exhibited daffodils about 65 years ago and got…

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N. hedraeanthus luteolentus – diff. forms

December 19, 2019
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Attached are pics of several forms and colours of what I have been accustomed to calling N. hedraeanthus ssp. Luteolentus but now, according to Rafa I must learn to call…

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