Historics

Discussion about daffodils registered or known to be in gardens prior to 1940.

Help – seeking poet bulbs

Can anyone help this person. Please communicate directly with him. thanks, Harold ————————————————————————— Harold, I am seeking historic poets, especially those with red cups. I am also seeking a source…

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and in the Northern hemisphere

June 12, 2012
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This was the yield today after digging about a foot-wide patch of n. poeticus recurvus found in a remote spot of my farm this Spring. The second such patch found,…

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Two double narcissus poeticus too

June 3, 2012
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  Thanks to everyone for answers! Attached are two more pictures with “The 1930’s”, possibly Spalding form to the left, and the “Traditional”, possibly Tamar Vally form, to the right.…

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Two double narcissus poeticus

May 30, 2012
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I’ve got these two double N poeticus in my collection. The one called “traditional” is old in the eastern parts of Norway, and one of its specific traits is that…

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Abelard? Cavaliero?

May 16, 2012
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Can anyone help me with this one? Division 2, Y-YO, diameter flower 8,5 cm. Mid season or late mid season (after ‘Mrs. Langtry’, before ‘Actaea’) Faint, sweet scent History at…

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Could it be ‘Brabazon’

Hi Ian, Here are photos of ‘Brabason’. Could your all yellow daff be ‘Brabazon’? Cheers, Sharon Sharon McDonald International Registrar RHS Garden Wisley Woking Surrey UK GU23 6QB tel: (+44)…

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