I spotted these in a neighbouring garden.

What kind of idiot decides, let’s breed Daffadont3daffodils with big showy double flowers on really thin stalks? Another triumph of design over utility.

Though I suppose the daffodil breeder is smarter than the punters who buy the bulbs, plant them, and then get this wonderful display.

I suspect these magnificent plants could be used as a metaphor about how modern life is rubbish.

What’s wrong with growing wild daffodils bulbs (available from all good wildflower nurseries) or just going to see them in the wild? View full article »