Monthly Archives: October 2013

Two Hobbies Cross Paths

October 30, 2013
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I am a radio ham, W9ZSJ, and have dabbled in that hobby since I was 13. Very early this morning, Mary and I both awoke and couldn’t go back to…

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Fertility Update – Div. 5

There is no clear answer as to which hybrids best exemplify the characteristics of triandrus in standard sized daffodils. There seems to be a move away from hybrids with main…

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Autumn is Gearing Up.

October 26, 2013
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A number of the autumn daffodils are up and starting to flower. Among the first is always N. broussonettii which always emerges from the ground within a few days of…

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Growing Iris after Daffodils

Does anyone have any advice about the suitability of growing iris (bearded) in the same ground after the daffodil bulbs are lifted please?

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2013 Almost the last .

October 22, 2013
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The  daffs  have  almost  finished  for  another  season  , but  found a  big  handfull of some  very  late blooms .All  three  varieties  are  from  Brian  Duncan  and are very  late…

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Harold and ‘City Lights’

October 18, 2013
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At the Huntington, yesterday. What a great collection of remontant irises, among other gems! .

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