Flowering Now: Narcicuss pseudonarcissus

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The Latin name for daffodil is thought to have been inspired by Narcissus, a figure in Greek mythology said to have fallen in love with his reflection in a pool of water. The nodding flower head of the daffodil is said to represent Narcissus bending down and gazing at his own image.


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