Show Prep and Exhibiting

Information about preparing daffodils to exhibit.

Manipulation part 2

Dear all This picture was taken at the end of January, you can see the development of the early varieties, by now all the ones in the clotch would either…

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More Manipulating

Hi All Just to follow on from Peter Ramsay point about John Lee and Clives Postle growing using series of mini greenhouses this is my way of getting the late…

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What is “in the open”?

December 14, 2008
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What’s the definition of “open”, Mary Lou? I think one of Brian’s little rain hats on a stick is probably “open”, but I’m not sure a wind tunnel staked to…

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Why are first year blooms legal?

December 14, 2008
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Should we outlaw first year down bulb flowers being entered in shows? Just kidding! Though I’ve always been told that flower was already there when I planted the bulb and…

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Why are refrigerated blooms legal?

December 14, 2008
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OK it is “illegal” to advance a bloom time with a growing tunnel or cold frame or green house in the US… Then WHY is it legal to maintain blooms…

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Fwd: Pot-Grown stems eligible for shows?

December 14, 2008
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Daffnetters, Finally it gets to the place where I feel the need to weigh in. I have been growing my daffodils in pots, sunk in the ground for several years. …

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