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Judging Test – a new approach

The Society has introduced a modular approach to the practical element of the Judging Test. It is hoped that judging candidates will be able to more easily access the practical modules at shows across the country and build their portfolio … Continue reading

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New show venue 2020

Save the date! Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th April 2020 will see The Daffodil Society return to it’s roots with a show at the Birmingham Botanical gardens. The Daffodil Society (or the Midland Daffodil society as it was then) held … Continue reading

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The Late Ron Cox – funeral arrangements

It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Ron Cox on Sunday 22nd September. Ron was a huge supporter of SEEDS and will be sadly missed. Our sincere condolences to his wife Pam and family. Gill … Continue reading

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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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The Late Dr Peter Ramsay

It is with great sadness that we hear of the death of Dr Peter Ramsay on July 20 2019. Peter was a Vice-President and Life Member of the National Daffodil Society of New Zealand and long standing Vice-President, friend and … Continue reading

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NEW! Approved cultivars for restricted classes for 2020

Please find here the revised list to take effect for Daffodil Society shows from April 2020. Please note that regional groups and accredited societies do not have to use this list for 2020. However show schedules should clearly state what … Continue reading

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The Late Sandra Baxter – Funeral Arrangements

The funeral for Sandra will be held on Tuesday 28 May at 2pm at Harwood Park Crematorium, Watton Road, Stevenage, Herts SG2 8XT The family would like you to dress in non funeral attire. Then afterwards to The Three Horseshoes … 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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The Late Sandra Baxter

It is with great sadness that I inform the sudden passing of Sandra Baxter this morning (29 April). Our thoughts are with Michael and family at this time. Details of the funeral arrangements will be posted once they are available. … Continue reading

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