Show Prep and Exhibiting

Information about preparing daffodils to exhibit.

correcting cyclamineus hybrids

Inspired by Mary Lou’s posting of the correction of hyacinth posture, I offer the attached photos of reflex correction on cyclamineus hybrids, from the RHS show in London. Melissa At…

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Thanks for refrigeration advice:)

May 2, 2008
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Hello, Many thanks to everyone who so kindly replied to my query about refrigerating daffodils before a show. I did pick and store the flowers on Saturday and many survived…

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Help – how far in advance of show can I pick?

April 25, 2008
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Hi, Shelter Island is having their show this Wednesday and it is VERY late. Most of our daffodils are faded but a few late ones have just come out this…

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refrigeration

April 9, 2008
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  I just had to put my two cents in regarding refrigeration of daffs.  First, Clay Higgins remark about his ex-wife was too funny to ignore, LOL !  Secondly, if…

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Bravo!!!!

Way to go, Melissa! From my observations over the past few years, a daffodil show is about how to most artfully present one’s blooms. It is certainly about much more…

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Refrigeration

  There has been some discussion about how long flowers survive under refrigerated conditions. I’m told 2-5C is ideal but even with 3 thermometers I’m not sure what temp. range…

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