Two wooly bulbs!

These early flowering Irises both share the same species name – bulbocodium – which means ‘wooly bulb’ or ‘wool covered bulb’.  Presumably because they share the same sort of furry bulb (!) but I have not dug up either to inspect the below ground parts. The lovely yellow Hoop petticoat daffodil (Narcissus bulbocodium), or narcissus, is a…