Standards

Discussions and photographs about standard height daffodils.

North Island National Daffodil Show

September 17, 2015
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Hi All, I was hoping that someone who took better photographs than me would report on the North Island National Show. The show this year was held in the Taranaki…

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Beautiful Pedigree 2

September 16, 2015
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Fortescue is my favorite double. Its pollen (almost certainly) onto Nynja gave Iterate I think out of an interest in Seraglio, Kung Fu (2Y-R) was crossed with Decoy (01_236). Florence…

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Around the Show

September 16, 2015
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Some of the flowers in the Canberra show will warm hearts elsewhere. One of the sensations was a superb smooth specimen of Mesa Verde shown by Chris Ryan. Graham showed…

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Some new seedlings

September 14, 2015
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Hi It is mid-season here now. Our Canberra Show was last weekend so it the right time for all the spectacular seedlings to flower!

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And now for something completely different

September 13, 2015
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The attached flower attracted some attention at the Canberra Show. It is a bit of everything. A standard cup in the middle but with a deal of doubling and split…

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Very Early Season

The spring daffodils started a couple of weeks ago here. Species cyclamineus was later this year. I finally managed to split some of the clumps so that they would be…

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