Praised as “one of the most perfect of all daffodils” by expert Michael Jefferson-Brown, and famed for its incredible vigor, this little jonquil has won two of the garden world’s highest honors, the ADS Wister Award and the RHS Award of Garden Merit. A diesel locomotive will be attached in front of our steam locomotive for the … Chart and care. It’s been treasured by Elizabethan, Victorian, and Arts-and-Crafts gardeners alike – and now it’s your turn! If you’d like to be notified when it’s back in stock, sign up for an email alert. Superb in zones 6a-9b(11bWC), it’s also easy to force on pebbles for a winter treat. Of the 150 films released in New Zealand this year Daffodils is the eleventh highest grossing film of the year to date and the highest grossing independent (non-studio) film. People can explore the heritage garden with formal lawns and hedges, flowering magnolias, its lakeside walk and incredible art sculptures. “If I could have but one,” wrote A.M. Kirby in 1907 in America’s first book about daffodils, “I would choose this.” It’s a favorite of ours, too, a glorious Victorian trumpet full of wildflower vigor and grace. If you’d like to be notified when it’s back in stock, sign up for an email alert. The Black Horse Brewery Site has special significance as the site of an 1860s brewery, dating from the early gold mining period in Wetherstons’ history. Scilla. After bloom, remove the spent blossoms but allow foliage to yellow completely (to feed the bulbs for next year’s bloom) before removing it. With 2-3 nodding flowers per stem and ivory petals that swoop dramatically back from the cup, ‘Thalia’ may well remind you of both. The Brewery Site continues to reflect the brewing culture of nineteenth and early twentieth century New Zealand, as a historic attraction. Chart and care. Chart and care. This fragrant beauty survives from the dawn of the 20th century when the wildflower grace of pheasant’s-eye narcissus made them especially popular. Some locals lamented the loss of the sociability of hotels as community meeting places: ‘There is not even the chance of drinking to the health of her Majesty, as our only publican has not taken out a license at this time. Its unusual, circular shape makes it a real eye-catcher in the garden, and like all jonquils it’s fragrant! It’s extra early, blooming as the crocus fade, and multiplies with gusto. With snow-white petals and an eye of old gold trimmed with red, it’s named for 800-year-old Lisse, home of the world famous Keukenhof bulb gardens. ; 14 Jan 1881, p.3. Chart and care. Daffodils are permanent, increase eagerly, and are wonderfully deer-and-rodent-proof. Tauranga Arts Festival is showing Daffodils at a 6.30pm fundraising screening at Rialto Cinema on Wednesday, March 27. Lake Timara Lodge is open from 1-4pm for the public to view the amazing spring daffodil display, in the meadow garden. PLANTING & CARE — Plant in mid-fall when soil cools; earlier is better than later. The Royal Horticultural Society and our crew here at OHG agree – this is a wonderful little daffodil. While thousands of new tulips and hyacinths were being developed, the number of daffodils grew slowly. ; 15 May 1875, p.5. The production of alcohol continues to be a significant industry and has played a significant role in New Zealand's history. If you’d like to be notified when it’s back in stock, sign up for an email alert. Blood Lily. Named for a small olive-green songbird, it was bred by America’s greatest daffodil breeder, Grant Mitsch, who was also an avid birder. Named for the tiny Irish hometown of its creator Guy Wilson – the 20th century’s grand master of white daffodils – beefy ‘Broughshane’ features creamy white petals and a deeply ruffled trumpet of white with hints of amber, all set off by handsome, blue-green, almost leek-like foliage. The Black Horse Brewery Site is associated with several figures of significance in the history of the Tuapeka area. Its name honors the remarkable wife of William the Silent. Early and dwarf, its spiky little blooms look like tiny yellow suns, cactus dahlias, sea anemones, or even mop-headed elves – depending on your imagination. If you’d like to be notified when it’s back in stock, sign up for an email alert. Its flat, ribbed, golden eye is circled with orange, but what really sets it apart are its pale amber-to-cream petals. Learn more. Extra vigorous, with 15-20 fragrant blossoms per stem, it’s so tough it was discovered in 1906 clinging to a sea-cliff in the Scilly Isles where tazettas had been grown by the millions in the 19th century. Heritage New Zealand's properties are authentic, in their original settings and form a network of places to share. Henry’s brother Albert Hart’s sale catalogue of daffodil bulbs from 1918-19, lists 40 varieties grown in Lawrence. Chart and care. The floor was concrete. Celebrate spring and travel with Steam Incorporated from Wellington to Carterton by heritage excursion train to attend the annual Daffodil Festival. 4 W-O, 21-23”, zones 5a-7b(9bWC), from Holland. If you’d like to be notified when it’s back in stock, sign up for an email alert. As fragrant as any rose, this elegant, double pheasant’s-eye was bred by Guy Wilson, the shy Irish fellow who gave the world ‘Broughshane’ and dozens of other impeccable daffodils. This refined double pheasant’s-eye was first found amid thousands of ‘Ornatus’ forced under glass and cut for the London market. It’s famously fragrant and late-blooming, with sparkling white petals that arch back from a “green eye and crimson-fringed crown” (William Robinson). This settlement was, during the nineteenth century a bustling town built up around the gold-bearing land nearby. With dozens of petals neatly nested together as if in a perfect miniature rose – and just as fragrant – this tough little double daffodil has been grown and loved for over 400 years. What follows is a brief summary of the known features. To learn more, see our Bulbs as Cut Flowers page. If you’d like to be notified when it’s back in stock, sign up for an email alert. beautiful place for a photo. If you’d like to be notified when it’s back in stock, sign up for an email alert. It’s back! If you’d like to be notified when it’s back in stock, sign up for an email alert. Now renowned for its 25 acres of daffodils first planted in the nineteenth century, the Black Horse Brewery Site at Bluejacket Gully is an important archaeological site featuring the remains of Otago and Southland’s most significant provincial brewery dating back from the gold rushes of the 1860s through to 1923. ... Timaru, New Zealand 319 contributions 45 helpful votes. The daffodils cover 25 acres and include uncounted varieties. Sold Out. It’s back! This very rare Victorian pheasant’s eye is another treasure from the illustrious Rev. To learn more, click here. Get ready for a hassle-free day of adventures from Christchurch with round-trip transport, and admission tickets included. It’s a dazzling daffodil – and a visual metaphor for Anne herself. Its trumpet is shorter than most wild daffodils (see Lent lily), adding to its pudgy charm. New Zealand Fisher Nurseries Incorporating the Ramsay Daffodil collection 1735 Cambridge Road RD3, Hamilton 3283 New Zealand E-mail: Miller Daffodils Suppliers of daffodils for exhibition and garden display 564 Frontier Road, RD6 Te Awamutu 2400 New Zealand Tel: (07) 870-5443 E-mail: Web: millerdaffodils.wikispaces.com. Wetherstons sprang up to service the alluvial claims in the nearby hills and creeks. 3 W-Y, 14-18”, zones 5a-7b(9bWC), from Holland. This Jazz Age classic has long, rippling petals of primrose-to-cream flaring jauntily out of a ruffled center of orange and gold. If you’d like to be notified when it’s back in stock, sign up for an email alert. ‘Rip’ is a definite cutie. Its name honors the great 17th-century diarist and author of books about everything from trees (his famous Sylva) to “sallets.” 2 W-O, early blooming, 18-20”, zones 4a-8a(10bWC), from Holland. Chart and care. 10 - 20 cm (4) 20 - 30 cm (3) 30 - 40 cm (5) 40 - 50 cm (4) 50 - 60 cm (2) Historical Daffodils. 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