Pine needles or Pine Straw as Mulch

Lesson learned: Digging daffodils has always been one of most liked subjects to talk about and the least liked to do.  For those without this life altering experience 🙂 digging…

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Miniature Daffodils

Hi, This year I dug my miniatures, all of them.  I have slightly over 100 varieties counting some N. species and some hybrids of both Graham Fleming and mine.  I…

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Forms of ‘N. Ornatus

June 20, 2016
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Can someone anwser the following. I have Ornatus received from Austrailia  10 years ago stateing it was a selection from ‘N, radiiflorus var, exertus’ and of French origin 1870. Then…

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Bulb fly larva infecting bulbs needed

The great bulb fly mysteryjb (1) Please see the attachment requesting either adult bulb flies or bulbs that are infested. We are researching a virus that prevents the females from…

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Throckmorten bulbs?

I have some Throckmorten varieties and would love more.  Is anyone willing to sell or trade?  I dug Class Act this year, a particular favorite, along with a scad of…

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Some crosses with diploid tazettas and their fertility

June 18, 2016
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Crosses of different  diploid and tetraploid poeticus varieties with N. tazetta were made before 1906 and 1930 especially in the Netherlands from J.B. van der Schoot. To the first group…

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Answer for Large Bulbs

Below is a question that came in from Daffnet’s Contact Page. Hopefully someone has some thoughts or an answer to this question. Nancy “What is the world record for single…

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Registration Deadline – 30th June 2016

The deadline to register daffodil cultivar names for inclusion in the next Supplement to the Register (9th Supp. July 2015 to June 2016) is fast approaching – 30th June! Registration…

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Hillstar x N. cyclamineus

June 5, 2016
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This is a better picture of Figure 3 (Hillstar x N. cyclamineus) of my article “Narcissus cyclamineus crosses and their fertility”. It is made in this spring at the field…

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Spanish Fiesta

June 2, 2016
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Does anyone know where I can buy some bulbs of Spanish Fiesta? I would like to use it for some crosses with species. Theo

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The Barco, NC Daffodil Show March 2016

Hi again, The Marie Bozievich Award was won my Glenna Graves; Lavalier 5YYW-W Hot Gossip 2Y-O Abbey Elizabeth 4Y-O Conestoga 2W-GYO Oregon Trail 1Y-R Gull 2W-GWW Supreme Empire 2W-P Sideling…

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More Barco Show March 2016

Hi Best Classic Single Stem was Ave 2W-W 1942 won by Jim Taylor.Best Classic Three stem was Lunar Sea 1Y-Y 1954 by Nancy Fuchs.Best intermediate was Mighty Mite 1YYG-Y exhibited…

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Pictures from the Barco, NC Show March 2016

Hi to continue: Nancy Fuchs won the White Ribbon with Banker 2Y-O Janet Hickman won the Mini white with Oxford Gold 10Y-Y Best Youth was Ryan Potter with Geometrics 2W-YPeggy…

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