Category Archives: Garden Daffodils

Daffodil Sunday at Felley Priory gardens April 19 2020

Enjoy the beautiful orchard of daffodils and a plant fair at Felley Priory gardens Nottinghamshire. In aid of the National Garden Scheme. For more info click here

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Dazzling daffodil event at Hever Castle 16-22 March

Feel uplifted this spring during Hever Castle’s Dazzling Daffodils event. With 14,000 new daffodil bulbs set to bloom across the gardens, there will be a wide range of varieties to enjoy. This daffodil event throws the spotlight on the narcissus … Continue reading

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New daffodil plantings at RHS gardens

To celebrate 250 years since the birth of William Wordsworth the RHS promises some spectacular displays of daffodils at Wisley, Harlow Carr and Rosemoor. 32,ooo narcissus bulbs were planted in the Pinetum at Wisley. A “golden mile” of daffodils have … Continue reading

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Daffodils at Cliveden 2019

Cliveden is a National Trust property located in Taplow, Buckinghamshire. Vast quantities of narcissi are naturalised throughout the formal gardens – we assume the first bulbs were planted many decades ago, perhaps during the latter half of the 19th century. … Continue reading

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Daffodil trails at Threave, Dumfries & Galloway

Interested in historic daffodils? There are some interesting cultivars to be found at Threave Garden and Estate. Read more here With thanks to The Garden journal.

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The host with the most

Nothing says English springtime like a carpet of daffodils. Read more in Rachel de Thame’s article in the Sunday Times 5 March 2017. Click here You may be required to supply a few personal details to read the full article.

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Blooming Lovely

Tete a Tete miniature daffodils are blooming everywhere! Short and weatherproof they seem to have become the favourite for municipal planting schemes, narrow garden borders and pots and troughs. The small starry flowers are bright and cheerful and often throw … Continue reading

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Spring in Somerset

This corner of Axbridge, Somerset always has a lovely welcoming display of early daffodils. This photo was taken on February 1 2017 but they must have been in flower a week or two earlier.

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USA National Garden Bureau showcases the Year of the Daffodil

The National Garden Bureau was set up in the USA in 1920 to provide basic instruction in backyard gardening and create a population of gardeners. Every year they select one popular, easy to grow, widely adaptable, genetically diverse and versatile bulb … Continue reading

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Community planting – catch them young

Children are often fascinated about how things grow and Richard Gillings has ensured his love of Daffodils is passed onto his grandchildren in a lovely fun and educational project that they can take part in with their school friends. Daffodils … Continue reading

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