Category Archives: Historic Daffodils

Rydal Spring 2020

Daffodils in Rydal, Cumbria  

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Panshanger Park – Hertford

A pre-lockdown visit to Panshanger Park and Orangery in Hertford Photographs Courtesy of Michael Baxter

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Hartland Abbey Daffodil Sunday

Daffodil Sunday at Hartland abbey, Devon will be held on Sunday 15 March 11am-4pm before the main season starts on March 29th 2020. http://www.hartlandabbey.com   Tel 01237441496/234

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Peter Barr blue plaque unveiling on Saturday 21 September at 2pm

Get ready for Blooming Tooting’ Thousands of people attended the spectacular Tooting Community Fun Day and  found out about the remarkable daffodil growing history in this part of the Wandle Valley. All ages joined Summerstown182 volunteers in making floral tributes … Continue reading

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Gloucestershire’s Golden Triangle 2019 Daffodil Festival

Click Here to read all about this years epic display and hugely successful  Golden Triangle Daffodil Festival.

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Scotland’s Daffodil Festival 2019

  Now in its third year Scotland’s Daffodil Festival has become an established spring event destination bringing much happiness through the power of flowers to hundreds of people. Visitor numbers were up by 30% and the support of Stephen Gethins … 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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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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An early Spring treat?

If you are planning a trip to Cornwall in February 2017 here is an event you might like to consider. For more information click here.

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