Monthly Archives: August 2008

more scented daffodils

August 18, 2008
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Louise de Coligny is another white-pink trumpet with a distinct scent of wild roses. Old 1940 introduction from Holland but looks like it has Mrs. R.O.Backhouse in the breeding. All…

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NZ South Island National Show information

Hi Daffnetters for those NZ’rs who live in the Lower North Island & are thinking of taking the Ferry across to Hope for the National show, the following information may…

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first daffodils

Hello Everyone, thought I would cheer you up with the photo of my first daffodil pick of the season.  I love the tazettas for picking, the ones at the top…

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detecting fragrance

August 17, 2008
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In a message dated 8/17/2008 5:34:49 PM Eastern Standard Time, writes: I doubt I could go beyond Brian Duncan’s ‘Fragrant Rose,’ a recent Wister winner, whom some peoplesay reveals no…

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daffodil scent

August 17, 2008
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Keith – I love love love the scent of daffodils – all varieties. None of them stink to me. I would have many many more daffodils for forcing,and for growing, if I could…

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scented or unscented daffodils…

August 17, 2008
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Welcome to Daffnet, Susan. You’ve hinted at a distinct difference amongst daffodils, whether from preference or allergies. But scent should certainly be considered with flowers forced for the enjoying indoors.…

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