Category Archives: Wild Daffodils

Britains native daffodils threatened by garden centre daffodils?

English Heritage, guardian of some of the UK’s most important historic gardens, is taking action to combat the threat to the native wild daffodil by ordering a mass autumn planting of 25,000 bulbs of the native strains of daffodil and … Continue reading

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Guide to socially acceptable daffodils

English Heritage has launched a campaign to preserve the English wild daffodil, Narcissus pseudonarcissus. According to the Sunday Telegraph they have unearthed some daffodil snobbery and produced a tongue in cheek guide to socially acceptable daffodils. Intrigued? Read on

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Gloucestershire’s Golden Triangle

The Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust is the custodian of the native wild daffodils in and around the “Golden Triangle” Their website has some fascinating interviews with local people reminiscing on the importance of the wild daffodil to the area.  It also has … Continue reading

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Wordsworth’s Daffodils

The National Trust is partnering up with the National Gardens Scheme to host a special day celebrating Wordsworth’s daffodil legacy. For further Details Click Here

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Golden Triangle – Daffodil Festival

The villages of Kempley & Oxenhall are combining to provide a Wild Daffodil Festival on 19-20 March 2016 For further information Click Here

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A very early season in Yorkshire

See the lovely flowers in the greenhouse of James Akers, Wakefield,  Yorkshire. James has been photographing the succession of blooms he has enjoyed since November 2015 up until the end of January 2016. Click Here  

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It is the Bluebell!

Plantlife have declared the results of the nation’s favourite wild flower vote. Whilst England voted for the Bluebell  (with the Primriose in second place), Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales voted for the Primrose. The Daffodil was in 10th place in … Continue reading

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Britain’s favourite wild flower

This vote has been running since March and the results will be announce in June. The wild daffodil is currently number 10 on the list with the Bluebell at No 1. Hurry if you want to vote for your favourite … Continue reading

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Jan & Lynne’s Daffodil Travels – Picos

 Hello Everyone. This could possibly be our last update for this trip as we leave the Picos de Europa tomorrow(Monday 8th April), and head off to Southern France and the journey back north over the next 7 days.  The last … Continue reading

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Jan & Lynne’s Daffodil Travels

Hello Everybody, We thought it was about time we sent you all another update on our Daffodil Reports. It has been a couple of weeks since we were last on-line at a campsite with Wifi and some really wet weather … Continue reading

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