Historics

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

LA’s Daft Dashers daffodil tour March 9

February 25, 2014
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Annette Parker of Louisiana asked me to post the following information on the upcoming Daft Dashers daffodil tour and program on Historics.  Congratulations to the Daft Dashers on putting this together!…

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Bud Count and Cold Weather

February 25, 2014
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Here’s a general question. I grow daffodils in west central Louisiana. I bought 18 Beryl bulbs in the fall of ’11. First year bulbs all flowered well, of course, and…

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Daffodil Festival in Fremont, NC

December 29, 2013
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Hi Daffnet friends: Another year ending….  a new one beginning… Here I sit pondering  daffodil history… Searching the internet, I discovered a daffodil festival in Fremont, NC, near Wilson NC.…

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Trumpet Major

December 5, 2013
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Greetings to all! I am trying to do a little history on a very common daffodil here in Gloucester, Virginia, that grows almost wild!  Natives like myself refer to it as Trumpet Major.   I always believe…

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More from Chicago show

The season is so coming to an end. Biflorus is out, and a few poets that held back are now out along with the last few ‘Fertile Crescent’s and a…

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Looking for info on ‘Explorer’ and ‘Florissant’

Hi, I am hoping you can help me find more information on ‘Explorer’ 1 Y-Y, and ‘Florissant’ 2 W-YYW.  I am trying to put names to faces in an old…

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