Category Archives: 2011

Pie Eaters Daffodil Show – 2 May

Information and photographs – Ian Tyler Today in Standish the Annual Pie Eaters Daffodil Show was held and this being the shortest season I can remember here in the UK, I was a little concerned about having any entries! So … Continue reading

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The Northern Group Late Show – 30 April

The Northern Group arranged its third and final show of the year at Pilley. Few flowers were expected but in the end it was a reasonable show considering the season. The full results may be seen by clicking here. Setting … Continue reading

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Ilkeston and District Chrysanthemum Society – 24 April

We have had one of the strangest Daffodil exhibiting seasons ever with what had appeared initially to be a late season turning into a disaster as a result of abnormally high temperatures coupled with no rain, so that flowers opened … Continue reading

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Haughton Green Gardening Society – 23 April

Info and photos by Chris Bone Unfortunately due to the weather there were not many entries with 19 of the 35 classes with no entries at all. There were two entries in the West Pennine Championship class which was won … Continue reading

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Rosecarpe Horticultural Society – 22 and 23 April

Information and Photographs by Morris Robinson The Rosecarpe Horticultural Society Two Day Spring Bulb Show held on Good Friday 22 and Saturday 23April held at Lamesley Garden Centre formerly ¬†Silverhills Nurseries, Gateshead, had record entries in both daffodils, tulips and … Continue reading

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The Daffodil Society Show – 16-17 April

The full results of the show may be seen by clicking here Congratulations to all the Northern Group members who were successful at Warwick. Ken Harrop completed a marathon by staging two twelves (counting the Denton Society entry) at each … Continue reading

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Lincolnshire Daffodil Society – 16 April

Information and photographs : Chris Bone This was Lincolnshire Daffodil Society’s 101st annual show, and was held at Spilsby. Due to adverse weather conditions there were few entries with some good flowers but also a lot of tired blooms. Best … Continue reading

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The Ancient Society of York Florists – 16 April

This society is the oldest horticultural society in the world having been founded in 1768. Today’s show was held in the gymnasium of the Askham Bryan Agricultural College. There were at least five well-known daffodil exhibitors in attendance, my apologies … Continue reading

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Harrogate (Centenary) Spring Show – 14-17 April

The Northern Group would like to congratulate the North of England Horticultural Society on their centenary, and thank them for once again providing the wonderful spectacle of Daffodils and other flowers. Click here for results Click here for Best Bloom … Continue reading

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RHS Main Daffodil Show – 12-13 April

To see the full results for this show, click here A large marquee was a welcome innovation for the main RHS Daffodil Show and gave the stagers plenty of room in the Hillside Events Centre, the only hazard was carrying … Continue reading

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