Standards

Discussions and photographs about standard height daffodils.

Heritage help please!

With too much to do I decided instead to go and visit some old friends. Van  Sion. Orange Phoenix Yellow Phoenix (I think). Orange Phoenix and Yellow Phoenix together. This…

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Australian Daffodil Championships Canberra

September 17, 2017
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The Australian Daffodil Championships were held in Canberra this weekend. There were entries from the ACT, NSW and Victoria. The quality of the entries were very high. The Rob Slarke…

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Early season in Marlborough New Zealand

August 17, 2017
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An extremely early season here in Marlborough, possibly due to the much greater than average rainfall over winter. Looking back through my photos the 1WP pictured below was flowering on…

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Daffodils in Iceland

July 5, 2017
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My sister (Karen Spotts) and I visited Iceland for two weeks in early June. Iceland is quite interesting – with countless beautiful waterfalls and captivating rugged territory. There are more…

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Bloom

April 30, 2017
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Kidling blooming today. The season is officially over. Earliest in memory. I also have my first peony blooming Prairie Moon. Azaleas too. Crazy year! Way too early. Naomi  

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Later West Coast Blooms

April 29, 2017
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Here is a small collection of daffodils that bloomed in the last couple of weeks, ‘Nancy’s Fancy‘ with ‘Mesa Verde‘ in the background, ‘Rubilina‘, ‘Data Queen‘, and ‘Kenwell Centennial‘.  Today,…

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