March 31, 2010
Here is a time lapse of a double daffodil flower opening?
I’ve use a rotating turn-table connected to my time-lapse gear which links with the growlight and heater to get the flower to open over a period of two days.
I used studio flash, mirrors, Nikon D300 55mm & 105mm Micro nikkor lenses
Filmed for my plant identification and pruning guide website www.rightplants4me.co.uk
October 12, 2008
Narcissus grub larva. 10mm long
Narcissus grub eating daffodil
If you’re digging the garden or planting bulbs, it’s worth checking on your daffodil bulbs for the Narcissus grubs.
Narcissus grub eating a daffodil bulb
These pests eat the inside of your daffodil bulbs.
Discard the bulb as they probably won’t recover.
Narcissus bulbs. healthy and narcissus grub infected
It is easy to see which bulbs are healthy and which ones are infected. At the base of an infected bulb will be black and unhealthy looking