Historics

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

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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Updates to the ADS Handbook for Growing, Exhibiting, and Judging Daffodils

February 26, 2017
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There have been many changes made by the ADS Board of Directors to the ADS Judges Manual (officially known as the Handbook for Growing, Exhibiting, and Judging Daffodils) since the…

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my early blooms

February 16, 2017
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Sunday feb14,  my first bloom was festivity 1w-y.  Today 2-16 ormeau has a bloom.    Way,way tooearly for both.  Some of the trumpt majors known also as early virginia or…

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2016 ADS Show Winners PDFs

Contrary to what I submitted for the Net News article in the lovely September Journal (and due to some serious issues with Adobe Acrobat Standard DC) I have only just…

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Help with naming this tazetta please

Wondering if anyone is able to identify this daffodil please. I believe it is an old variety – it came up in my garden and the house is 130 years…

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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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