Standards

Discussions and photographs about standard height daffodils.

Fred Silcock Has Died

February 12, 2019
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Fred Silcock, one of the world’s finest daffodil hybridizers, left this earth on February 7, 2019 after a short illness. Fred’s magnificent seedlings were not widely known because he avoided…

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ADS Show Winners 2018 posted on DaffTube

If you’re in middle Tennessee like me you are having some very wet weather; farther north you may have snow or ice.  I’m sure similar weather is playing out in…

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Daffodil ‘Tag’

January 17, 2019
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Does anyone know where I could buy bulbs of ‘Tag’ 3 W-O, a Jackson origination?  Several of Tag Bourne’s relatives asked me at her memorial service where they could get…

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Throckmorton bulbs wanted

September 24, 2018
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Friends, today I received a request through DaffLibrary from Nyla Throckmorton.  She wanted to know where she could obtain any of Dr. Tom Throckmorton’s daffodils.  She writes: “Unfortunately during a…

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Orange show

September 23, 2018
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The Orange show was held yesterday. It was a good little show particularly considering the weather this season and the loss in the last month of two of the stalwarts…

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Carters Daffodils 2018 listing

September 15, 2018
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As a daffodil enthusiast I hope you take a look at my list of daffodils being offered in 2018. It is my 2nd year of hopefully many years to come…

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