Oxford scientists in daffodil discovery


Scientists in Oxford believe they have solved an age-old botanical mystery, surrounding Wales' national flower.

All flowers are made from four key elements - but new research suggests the daffodil's distinctive trumpet is, in fact, a new fifth element.

Kate Morgan reports.

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