Kate Reade

November 23, 2016
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Dear All, Nial Watson just asked that I let Daffnet members know that Kate Reade has passed away. Kate was awarded the American Daffodil Society Gold Medal in 1992 and…

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Identification Help for tazetta

November 23, 2016
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The bag said ‘Geranium’ however it is too early for this variety.  Please let me know your thoughts. Many daffodils are jumping out of the ground here due to early…

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Otaki Show , 2 September 2016

November 23, 2016
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The   Otaki  Horticultural  Society  held  our  annual  show  on  Friday  2  September .With  declining  membership , –  a  shortage  of   assistance  in  all  departments ,  we  opted for  a  smaller …

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From Chile and USA – to lie in the dirt and photograph little flowers in Spain

November 22, 2016
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From Chile and USA – to lie in the dirt and photograph little flowers in Spain. Love finds a way! Img 0129 Img 0130

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Pictures of N. elegans

November 22, 2016
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Pictures of N. elegans (still the correct name by general concensus – despite Harold’s claims to the contrary.) in the wild last week. Sorry about quality – flowers were blowing…

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Donate to ADS and it costs you Nothing

November 21, 2016
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Please consider a donation to the ADS this Holiday Season and use Amazon Smile with your purchases.  Be sure your designated charity is the American Daffodil Society. Save Save Save

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Triple Crown , Greek Surprise and ? ? .

November 17, 2016
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Triple  Crown ,  Greek  Surprise  and   ? ? .

Brian  Duncan    has  given  us  so  many  fine  flowers  ,  across  all  divisions  and  over  several  decades . He  has  named  several  after  notable  ,  perhaps  surprise  ,  sports  victories …

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Titahi Bay , – a few more .

November 17, 2016
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Titahi  Bay  , –  a few  more .

Titahi  Bay show  is  in  a  primary  school hall  ,  compact  but  always  neat  and  tidy .A  very  well  presented  top  table  .     Margaret  Seconi  works  hard  here …

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Titahi Bay Show , August 2016

November 17, 2016
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The  first  of  the  bigger  shows in  the  southern  part  of  the  N I  is  the  Titahi  Bay  Horticultural  Society  Spring  Show  ,  held  on  Saturday  27  and  Sunday  28 …

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Inquiring minds want …

November 16, 2016
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In both the innovative bulb exchange at Indianapolis and in our sale at the Chicago Botanic Garden which included a number of bulbs dug at Oakwood Daffodils was a variety…

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Fall-Blooming Daffodil Show in Indianapolis – Color Commentary

November 14, 2016
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Hi, all, We had a very lovely fall-blooming daffodil show for the ADS Board meeting in Indianapolis this past weekend. 11 Exhibitors staged 107 stems — the room smelled heavenly!…

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2016 FIRST EVER American Fall Blooming Daffodil Show!

November 13, 2016
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Hello My fellow Daffodil enthusiasts! The ADS Fall Forum (formerly known as the ADS Fall Board Meeting) was held in Indianapolis Indiana with the 1st ever fall blooming daffodil show!…

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Final flower

November 10, 2016
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It has been an idyllic spring here with mild temperatures and regular rain. This has made the last flower very late indeed: – a species poeticus grown from seed from…

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