First florets

My daffodil season began this morning with 3 daffodils flowering. Sometimes tazettas flower here in February. This year they are relatively late, presumably because we have had a long warm…

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Non-heliotropic daffodils

I’m reposting a query from a middle TN daffodil grower. Does anyone have any insight into this topic? “Does anyone know where I can get plain, old-fashioned daffodil bulbs that…

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ADS Gold & Silver Medals

March 16, 2017
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Perhaps I have overlooked it? If the ADS Gold and Silver Medals were awarded at the recent Convention held in Sacramento—who were the honorees, please? Jaydee Ager

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Just a reminder . . .

March 15, 2017
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Can You Help? There are quite a few “Possible Intermediates” which are missing measurements, either because it wasn’t recorded on the Application to Register, or the cultivar was registered when…

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No Refrigerators in Northeast North Carolina

Step out of your warm house and into Nature’s refrigerator.  No man-made refrigerators necessary in Northeast North Carolina.  After half of my daffodils bloomed in the summer like February weather. …

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2017 Sacramento Show – Miniature Awards

March 14, 2017
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Miniature Gold Ribbon Winner and Miniature Rose Ribbon Winner exhibited by Larry Force

This is the third of three postings of the ADS award winners at the 2017 national show in Sacramento, California. This post covers all the awards for miniatures. The Miniature…

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2017 Sacramento Show – Standard Collection Awards

March 14, 2017
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Quinn Award Winner exhibited by Kirby Fong

This post is of the American Daffodil Society award winning standard collections at the 2017 national show in Sacramento, California. If an award is not mentioned, it means there were…

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2017 Sacramento Show – Standard Single Cultivar Awards

March 14, 2017
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Gold Ribbon Winner, Rose Ribbon Winner, Intermediate Ribbon Winner exhibited by Larry Force

The American Daffodil Society’s 2017 national daffodil show was held March 10-11 in Sacramento, California. In horticulture, there were 743 entries by 35 exhibitors who entered a total of 1657…

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2017 National Convention and Daffodil Show – Some Photos

March 14, 2017
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These are a few photos from the 2017 ADS National Convention in Sacramento California. This artistic flower arrangement and our welcome sign were in the hotel lobby so every guest…

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Middle Tennessee Daffodil Society Show March 25-26, 2017

We invite YOU to join us for the Middle Tennessee Daffodil Society’s Southeast Regional Show on March 25-26, 2017 at Cheekwood Botanical Garden in Nashville, TN. With all the fluctuating…

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Bob Spotts’ "Green Leaders" presentation

Many of the photos from Bob Spotts’ “Green Leaders” presentation yesterday at the ADS Convention in Sacramento. Many of these beauties were in the show. Bob took us through the…

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LA- MISS Daffodil Society

The LA-MISS Daffodil Society is now a reality.  Our first show Saturday, March 4, was a great success on all levels.  Sixteen attended the Friday night dinner for out of…

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Texas Daffodil Show

March 5, 2017
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Northeast Texas ended up with about 400 fruit tree chilling hours, normal winter is in the 800 to 900 chilling hours. There were just over 100 total hours between Oct…

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