The Conwy wild daffodil
site was identified some eight years ago by North Wales mountain guide Rob Collister.
WE CAN LEARN FROM THE WAY OUR WILD DAFFODILS SPREAD'
BUSY BEES Children from Knop Law School got involved with their local church by planting more than 700 bulbs in its grounds GARDEN Children from Knop Law School, including Daniel Swift, planting wild daffodil
bulbs at Holy Trinity Church
On our canal banks, for instance, since we stopped mowing in springtime lots of our national flower of Wales, the wild daffodil
, have appeared and reestablished themselves, which are later followed by thousands of common spotted orchids.
Apart from the Tenby daffodil (Narcissus obvallaris), the only one growing truly wild anywhere in Great Britain that can be said to be a native is the wild daffodil
We scattered wild daffodil
seed in the meadow 35 years ago and that has naturalised along with narcissus, fritillaria meleagris, crocus, cowslip, snowdrops and wood anemones.
For me, though, the best of all is the wild daffodil
or Lent Lily, Narcissus pseudonarcissus.
I READ with great interest the article written by Dr Rod Gritten claiming that plant experts have discovered the only known wild daffodil
colony of native wild daffodils
Letah Wood is thought to be the county's last wild daffodil
The Tenby daffodil, with its bright yellow petals, is much more attractive than the pallid common wild daffodil
Bulbs fit in well, too - snake's head fritillaries ( Fritillaria meleagris ), the wild daffodil
or Lent lily (Narcissus pseudonarcissus), English bluebells and native orchids.
Where annuals are out of the question, consider resilient bulb flowers with short stems, such as snowdrops, crocuses, the wild daffodil
or Lent lily, Narcissus pseudonarcissus, and crocosmia.
Where annuals are out of the question, consider resilient bulb flowers with short stems,like snowdrops, crocuses, the wild daffodil
or Lent lily, Narcissus pseudonarcissus , and crocosmia.
I WRITE in response to your article, telling of the choice betw een the wild daffodil
and sea holly as a floral emblem specifically for Liverpool, rather than for the whole county of Merseyside Daily Post, March 12).
In a poll commissioned by conservation charity Plantlife, no less than nine counties have shortlisted the wild daffodil
to be their own floral emblem.