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UPDATE - It has been a very late season, and the bulbs have only just died down, so the list will be a bit late this year. The hepatica and snowdrop seeds have also just been harvested, so the fresh seed list will be ready soon, once I've done the paperwork. I'm excited to be able to offer plenty of hand pollinated seeds of both species this year. This will be available as a pdf only. 

I’m very sad to say that we will only be able to post BULBS to England, Scotland, Wales and USA (not snowdrops to USA), following Brexit. Fresh seeds to mainland UK only.

I know that many of our customers will be disappointed, but until we can find a satisfactory way of getting orders outside mainland UK, we are severely limited. 

Our next list will be our main bulb list in June.


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Last updated 12.00 11 JUNE  2021

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Galanthus Dryad Gold Nugget


It is important to note The high costs and amount of work involved in obtaining CITES certificates for individual Galanthus plants means it is at present no longer possible to post to the EU or Northern Ireland. 

Buyers should also be aware that new regulations came into force in December 2019, requiring all plants sold by mail order or online to have a Plant Passport. I am happy to announce that I am now registered to issue plant passports, and so all our plants sold will be fully compliant with the new regulations. Customers can be assured of the quality and legitimacy of our plants. Dryad Nursery is proud of our feedback and careful of the trust put in us by our customers. 

Dryad Nursery is a small mail-order-only nursery run by me, Anne Wright, based in Tockwith, North Yorkshire. I grow and breed miniature narcissi, snowdrops, and hepaticas.

The nursery was set up originally simply as a way of disposing of excess bulbs from my hobby, and still has this function, but I also now propagate the plants especially for the list. Everything is on a small scale though – it has to fit into my back-garden! 

Gardens Illustrated Magazine ran an article on our miniature daffodils this spring you can see some of it here:  https://www.gardensillustrated.com/plants/spring/narcissi-miniature-how-to-plant/

I hope to put out 2 plant lists annually -  daffodils, anemones, dormant snowdrops and other bulbs such as crocus in July;  and hepaticas in autumn or spring. There may also be seeds available once or twice a year. I will send an email a few days before a list goes out to alert customers that it is imminent. Postal lists will be sent out to hopefully arrive at the same time as the email lists.

The number of each item available at any one time is always going to be small. If you like something in the list – you need to order quickly, by email or phone if possible, to ensure the best chance of getting your choices.

ALL of the plants in my list are home-propagated by myself or Brian Duncan. None are bought in from commercial growers.

In addition, our rarest daffodils and snowdrops will be available on ebay where I sell as DRYADZNY.

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