White or yellow narcissus and crocus would be an excellent foil for the blue/lilac shades of muscari and anemones.
The hoop petticoat narcissus , snowdrops, scillas, and crocus are perhaps the most delightful subjects for the purpose.
Try bulbs that are prolific in winter months, such as tulips, narcissus , hyacinth, kalanchoe and cyclamen.
When served, they are cut open, and their yellow and white centres remind people of the narcissus flowers which bloom in the hills in the spring time.
Garden centres are supplied with spring flowering bulbs of daffodils, hyacinths, narcissus , tulips and crocus, but let's not stop there.
Among the most commonly forced bulb flowers are amaryllis, paper-white narcissus , muscari and hyacinths.
The narcissus is a flower named after the young man who fell in love with his own reflection and pined away because he could not reach the object of his love.
They won't eat daffodils and other narcissi which are distasteful to them, but they find tulips and crocus irresistible.
The tulip is followed in popularity by the daffodil and other narcissi , the gladiolus, the lily and the crocus.
It has far outlasted the bowls of hyacinth and narcissi that came into flower at the same time.