From the Publisher
There is no harbinger of spring like a field or garden filled with bright yellow daffodils. But the world of the daffodil is much more than just its place in the march of the seasons. It’s a plant whose history starts with the tombs of the Pharaohs, through pre-Darwin evolutionary theory and Cornwall’s burgeoning bulb business, and lea...
From the Jacket
Daffodils are the quintessential spring flower. Their arrival in our gardens, parks, and woodlands is a sure sign that winter is drawing to a close.