2019 Fortuna Show – Miniature Daffodil Awards

March 27, 2019
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Miniature Gold Ribbon Winner

Here are the winners of the ADS awards for miniatures in show report order. Awards that aren’t mentioned were not awarded. The Miniature Gold Ribbon is for the best miniature…

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2019 Fortuna Show – Standard Daffodil Awards

March 27, 2019
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Gold Ribbon Winner

Fortuna is a town near the California coast about a five hour drive north of San Francisco. The daffodil show on March 23 & 24 was sponsored by the Fortuna…

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2019 Middle Tennessee Daffodil Society Show

The Middle Tennessee Daffodil Society Show was held at Cheekwood Estate and Gardens in Nashville TN on March 23 and 24, 2019. The show had 511 stems, 303 entries, 26…

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Autumn tazettas; seed

It is tazetta heaven here at the moment. The autumn has been very warm and very dry but, with the help of hand watering, the tazettas are thriving. Usually I…

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Thank You!

March 21, 2019
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I just want to give a great big THANK YOU to Kirby and Tom and other photographers who post photos of winning flowers at shows.  Yes, they like to take…

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Introduction

March 20, 2019
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Hello everyone, my name is Ross, and I’m new to Daffnet and thought I’d introduce myself. I live in central Alabama and have been growing daffodils for about 15 years.…

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2019 East Tennessee Daffodil Society (ETDS) Show

March 18, 2019
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Hi all my Daffy friends.  This past weekend, March 16th, The East Tennessee Daffodil Society had their show at the usual venue of the UT Horticulture Center (Ellington Hall) on…

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2019 Georgia Daffodil Society (GDS) Show

March 18, 2019
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Hello all my fellow Narcissophiles! The Georgia Daffodil Society Held there show at the typical venue of the Chattahoochee Nature Center in Roswell Georgia, Just a bit north of Atlanta.…

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RIP our very good friend

March 18, 2019
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Nancy and I have lost a very dear daffodil friend today, Neil McQuarrie of New Zealand. Neil had such a positive and friendly attitude about life and I was always…

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The Flower Lady and her truck

March 18, 2019
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Spring was official when The Flower Lady showed up with her truck full of daffodils… This a beautiful “looking back” article about a faithful daffodil vendor: https://www.augustachronicle.com/news/20190317/way-we-were-flower-lady-let-augusta-know-spring-was-here?fbclid=IwAR2z4ftd3DHfcuIvmAff98_FlIYTKfM6gBV3FyVNoOfQr2alqiXoeghIWIQ     Enjoy!…

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Tazettas Seeding in cold, wet conditions

March 17, 2019
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Weather conditions here in Moss Landing, California have been pathetic for the last 3 months or so from a hybridization standpoint—or so I thought, based on a lifetime of what…

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2019 Murphys Show – Miniature Daffodil Awards

March 15, 2019
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Miniature Gold Ribbon Winner

As usual, we omit listing the ADS miniature awards for which there were no winning entries. Here they are in show report order. The Miniature Gold Ribbon is for the…

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2019 Murphys Show – Standard Daffodil Awards

March 14, 2019
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Gold Ribbon Winner

The 2019 Murphys show on March 9 & 10 was hosted by Ironstone Vineyards (who also hosted the 2010 ADS national show). With cold weather delaying bloom time, and rain,…

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