Historics

Discussion about daffodils registered or known to be in gardens prior to 1940.

Q Daff US Bulb List

May 28, 2020
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I recently started a business with my friend Carlos van der Veek to make some rare, historic, species and new introductions grown in the Netherlands available in the US. There…

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Question about Engleheart poets

I’m posting this for someone on the Historic Daffodils email list.  I’ll keep an eye out for replies here to send to her: Hello, I am a reader of this…

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Garden Club of Virginia Virtual Show

April 1, 2020
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The Garden Club of Virginia’s Daffodil Day, like most shows, was cancelled this spring but follow the link below to view the virtual show.  There are photographs, artistic arrangements, and…

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Identification Help

February 12, 2020
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Identification Help

This 1y-y is Blooming at my cousin’s house in richmond, virginia. She probably dug it up ay her mom’s house in gloucester years ago.. Could be a daffodil planted in…

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Trumpet major or Lent Lily

January 29, 2020
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Photo taken February 2019 Ware Church Cemetery, gloucester, virginia these are growing under ivy in a ravine area to the woods for decades and possibly centuries as Ware Church parish dates…

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Some breeding/fertility questions

January 11, 2020
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I have a lot of tazettas blooming now and was looking through the pollen I collected last year to see what I might use for breeding. ‘Aspasia’ is my latest-blooming…

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