Tenth Annual Northeast NC Daffodil Society Daffodil Show      

— Written By Sarah Watts and last updated by

The Northeast North Carolina Daffodil Society in conjunction with the Currituck County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers invite the public to attend and participate in the Tenth Annual Daffodil Show to be held at the Currituck County Center on Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The Center is located at 120 Community Way, Barco, NC. The show includes horticulture, artistic design, and photography entry categories with special exhibit classes for youth, novice, and small growers. Each category is unique in that the horticulture division showcases daffodils representing many of the more than 1,000 varieties of blooms and the artistic design section, with the 2017 theme of “Fame, Fame, Fame”, showcases individual interpretations of the theme using daffodil varieties. Exhibitors do not have to belong to the Northeast NC Daffodil Society to participate in the show. Persons interested in entering an arrangement in the Artistic Design division should contact James Fincher at (252) 599-2536 or jfinchjr@aol.com to register as entries are limited.

All entries will be accepted only during the following dates and times:

  • Friday, March 24, from 4 – 7 p.m. and
  • Saturday, March 25 from 7 – 9:30 a.m.

Society members and volunteers will be on hand to assist exhibitors.

The Northeast North Carolina Daffodil Society (NENCDS) was formed in 2006 and has 31 members. The NENCDS is a local chapter of The American Daffodil Society and in association with over 1,100 members across the United States and in foreign countries. The NENCDS is proud to bring these presentations to Barco, NC and everyone interested in gardening, flower arranging, or simply those that have an appreciation for nature‘s beauty are invited to come and enjoy this remarkable exhibition.

For more information about this event, please contact Clay Higgins of the NENC Daffodil Society at clayhiggins@centurylink.net or (252) 491-9268 or Sarah Watts of N.C. Cooperative Extension Service at sewatts@ncsu.edu or (252) 232-2262.

The 2016 Watrous Award winning display of 12 miniature varieties exhibited by Janet Hickman.