Historics

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

More from Chicago show

The season is so coming to an end. Biflorus is out, and a few poets that held back are now out along with the last few ‘Fertile Crescent’s and a…

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Looking for info on ‘Explorer’ and ‘Florissant’

Hi, I am hoping you can help me find more information on ‘Explorer’ 1 Y-Y, and ‘Florissant’ 2 W-YYW.  I am trying to put names to faces in an old…

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‘Erlicheer’ 4 W-Y (1934) Gardiner NZ

April 28, 2013
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Like  my previously mentioned post on ‘Daphne,’ I first saw ‘Ericheer’ at a Middle Tennessee Daffodil Society Show in Nashville years ago. I fell in love with Erlicheer, too.  Unlike ‘Daphne’…

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‘Daphne’ 4 W-W (1914) F. Culpin Eng

April 28, 2013
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Much to my delight, ‘Daphne’ 4 W-W won the Best Pre-1940 cultivar at the recent ADS Columbus National Daffodil Show.  I fell in love with ‘Daphne’ back in the 1970s…

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UK Historic Expert HitsTown

April 28, 2013
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Dear All, Yesterday for the first time I met Kate and Duncan Donald at Len Tomlinsons Farm in Cheshire. It was my privilege to walk around the daffodils with them while we…

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I.D. Help for 200 year old garden

April 23, 2013
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Daffnetters, Below is a message that came in via DaffSeek’s question form. You can answer by writing a comment below or sending Mike an email by clicking on the envelope…

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