Daffodil Types

Information and photographs about the primary categories of daffodils recognized around the world.

Possibility of intergeneric hybrids.

January 16, 2020
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Reading about ×Howardara (a complex trigeneric hybrid involving species from Hippeastrum, Sprekelia, and Zephyranthes), as well as other intergeneric hybrids from the Amaryllidaceae, such as ×Amarcrinum, I was wondering about the…

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Some breeding/fertility questions

January 11, 2020
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I have a lot of tazettas blooming now and was looking through the pollen I collected last year to see what I might use for breeding. ‘Aspasia’ is my latest-blooming…

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First daffodils of the year in the grocery store here

January 4, 2020
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The first daffodils of the year have appeared in the grocery store.  The ubiquitous ‘Tete-a-Tete’ and a yellow/red I can’t identify.  Can anyone supply a name?

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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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