Narcissus miniatus

October 22, 2018
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I have been line breeding N. miniatus through several generations trying to make ever more rounded flowers. They are just starting to bloom now. When they appear I know that…

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Narcissus deficiens?

October 21, 2018
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The name N. deficiens is sometimes used for N. miniatus. It is derived from an old description of a Narcissus that flowered in cultivation that did not have a corona…

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The saga of an interesting autumn bloomer

October 17, 2018
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Back in 2001 I placed pollen of John Hunter’s Emerald Sea onto a flower of N. cavanillesii. Eventually a plant from the cross flowered and then did so for several…

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Central Daffodil Group – Late Show 2018

October 9, 2018
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Saturday  6  October  was  a  very late  date  for  an  end  of  season  daffodil  show  when  the  season  was  running  about  10  days  early  and  had  all  but  finished  for  most …

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Seedling ‘Gloriosus x N.elegans’

October 8, 2018
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    My first seedling from the cross ‘Gloriosus x N. elegans’ is flowering after four years. Theo

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Trying to reach John Beck

September 29, 2018
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John, Please try sending me an email.  I can’t seem to reach you about the bulbs you ordered. Check you spam mail, my email to you may be there.  …

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Last Call for Fall Forum 2018!

September 26, 2018
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Last Call for Fall Forum 2018!

This is the Last Call for Fall Forum 2018! The deadline for registration at Fall Forum 2018 is October 1! There will be no onsite registration. Excitement is building in…

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Help for a new club

September 24, 2018
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Hello: I am working with a new daffodil club in Gloucester County, Va., on organizing a new division for our annual ADS daffodil show, on daffodils in pots. I’m trying…

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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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Rongotea Spring Show 2018 .

September 20, 2018
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The  Rongotea  Spring  Show , –  held  Thursday  20  September ,  a  fine  ,  warm  ,  spring  day  across  the  central  region .The  Kiwi  season  has  been  very  early  for …

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Ivan Muckle

September 20, 2018
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It is with sadness that I report the death of Ivan Muckle. Ivan was long the silent partner with Sandra at shows. A great person to chat to and a…

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Daffnet Mailing List

September 18, 2018
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Some Daffnet members like to see the web-site posts and comments as email messages. If you wish to receive these email messages, please select “Your Profile”, then click “Yes” for…

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