Species

Information and photos of wild narcissus species.

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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N. italicus Blooming in GA

February 18, 2019
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Prior to the late John Lipscomb’s property being sold, Georgia Daffodil Society members were invited to come dig. And we did! This clump of N. italicus sat for 3 years,…

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Chinese Sacred Lily highly fertile offspring

February 16, 2019
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I produced the first ever batch of Single Chinese Sacred Lily seeds about 10 years ago using pollen from various true tazettas. Many excellent big vigorous polyploid plants resulted, including…

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ADS Show Winners 2018 posted on DaffTube

If you’re in middle Tennessee like me you are having some very wet weather; farther north you may have snow or ice.  I’m sure similar weather is playing out in…

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