Species

Information and photos of wild narcissus species.

2019 PHS Daffodils web store is open!

Greetings!   The 2019 PHS Daffodils web store is now open for the season.  Please have a look at www.phsdaffodils.com.  As ever, all orders will receive generous gratis bulbs—please indicate…

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N. broussonetii bulb

May 7, 2019
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Narcissus broussonetii bulb

I thought some might enjoy this photo of a Narcissus broussonetii bulb I recently unpotted. It had just two, large, fleshy roots with rough horizontal ridges along the length. I…

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20 years wait

Thanks everyone for the photos and reports and congratulations to John Reed. Way back in 1999 some N. broussonetii seed generously sent to me by Harold Koopowitz was sown. Now,…

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N. tazetta in northern Iran

April 11, 2019
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Last week we were contacted by Mohi Arooni from Northern Iran about N. Tazetta’s that grow everywhere in his region.  Since we traveled to the mountains of Spain and France,…

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Identifying a small daffodil

April 8, 2019
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I’m hoping for help in identifying this small daffodil. It blooms 1-2 weeks earlier than my N. jonquilla var. henriquesii and about 4 weeks before my late blooming N. jonquilla.…

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Bulbs of N. cavanillesii

March 4, 2019
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These pictures were made yesterday near Conil de la Frontera  (Southern Spain). The soil is extremely dry. I needed a big hammer and a bit to dig out the bulbs.…

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