Monthly Archives: November 2013

Daffodils for New and Beginners

November 30, 2013
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Daffnet, I read more and more of the advance articles on daffnet and in the ADS journal, and even the RHS journals. In the most recent Sept 2013 ADS journal…

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Emerald Sea — N. viridiflorus backcross

November 29, 2013
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In 2002 I made the back-cross between Emerald Sea and N. viridiflorus, using a flat small flowered form of the species originally collected in Morocco. In some respects the offspring…

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Narcissus viridiflorus

November 29, 2013
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Here are two photos from N. viridiflorus which flowered at October 14 near La Roche and two from today in my green house. The petals of the flowers are more…

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Happy Thanksgiving

November 28, 2013
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There is a lot to be thankful for in OUR world of bulbs and plants! Good friends, close friends, enduring friends, made around the world due to our mutual interest.…

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2013 Lower Hutt Spring Show .

November 28, 2013
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Hutt  Valley  Horticultural  Society  is one  of  the  oldest  in  N Z  and  still  manages  4  shows  per  year  , all  usually  well  supported  from  the locals  of  this  large…

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Special visitors

November 27, 2013
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This September and October we were delighted to be visited by Bill and Teri Carter from Washington state USA.   Although it was late in our flowering season we had saved…

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