Standards

Discussions and photographs about standard height daffodils.

Daffodil ‘Mary Baldwin’

December 3, 2015
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I’ve had a question, through DaffLibrary, from someone who is looking for bulbs of ‘Mary Baldwin’.  It’s a 3W-W from Bill Pannill.  I couldn’t find it in any catalog since…

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Rongotea , a few more blooms . 2015

December 2, 2015
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A  few  other  blooms  of  interest  from  Rongotea  . Reg  Cull  is  our  local  ” Historics ”  expert  ,  – –  he  has  a  good  collection  and frequently  shows  varieties …

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Diamond and gold dust

A few years ago John Hunter posted on Daffnet some comments about gold and silver dusted perianths. http://daffnet.org/gold-and-silver-dusted-perianths/ He referred to a short article in The Daffodil Journal Vol. 48…

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Some blooms this season

September 27, 2015
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Season just about finished, a few poets and late Irish flowers opening.The following pics are what caught my eye in my patch this year.The small white-orange double is just about…

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North Island National Daffodil Show

September 17, 2015
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Hi All, I was hoping that someone who took better photographs than me would report on the North Island National Show. The show this year was held in the Taranaki…

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Beautiful Pedigree 2

September 16, 2015
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Fortescue is my favorite double. Its pollen (almost certainly) onto Nynja gave Iterate I think out of an interest in Seraglio, Kung Fu (2Y-R) was crossed with Decoy (01_236). Florence…

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