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RHS Daffodil Show Schedule

The RHS daffodil Show schedules are available here PLEASE NOTE: The RHS has banned the use of floral foam at all RHS Competitions. It has been causing real problems for the garden staff after the shows at Rosemoor and Wisley … Continue reading

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An Urgent Appeal

The Society urgently needs a Show Manager. You can be an individual, a couple or even a small group so long as someone is prepared to own the role and title. You need to be available on the third weekend … Continue reading

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DS Journal 2019

This years Journal is dropping into letterboxes. If yours does not arrive please contact the Editor at Contents include Society news, an introduction to some new members, an update on the hunt for Noel Burr daffodils, musings from Brian Duncan … Continue reading

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Spare RHS Daffodil Register 2008?

If anyone has an RHS Daffodil register they no longer require please contact Society judge Zara Evans who would love to replace hers. Please contact Zara at  

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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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Wessex Group Newsletter

The February 2019 issue of the Wessex Group Newsletter is now available and can be downloaded Here

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Grab a Bunch of English Cheer

Bunches of daffodils are available for sale in shops and supermarkets everywhere. Flowers by post from Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly are in peak production. Support this important British industry and cheer yourself up at the same time. There … Continue reading

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Daffodil Show 20 & 21 April 2019

Just a reminder that if you want to stay at the Evesham Hotel, Cooper Lane Evesham WR11 1DA book NOW because there is limited availability and the last date for bookings is 22 march 2019. Although the Society has reserved … Continue reading

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Daffodil Society Annual General Meeting – 3rd March 2019

This years AGM takes place at the Kings Court Hotel, Alcester Warwickshire B49 5QQ at 11am. If you are interested in working with the Society and maintaining the traditions of growing and showing exhibition daffodils then please get in touch … Continue reading

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Judges Test 2019

There will be no Judges Test in 2019. Please contact the Secretary or your DS Regional Group Committee if you would like to take the test next year.

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