Monthly Archives: November 2016

N. cavanillesii crosses

November 24, 2016
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N. cavanillesii flowered three days after a heavy rain in southern Spain. Today, one month later I earned the seeds in the picture. The different pollen parents influence the size of…

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Otaki – a few more .

November 24, 2016
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  The  top  table  had a good  selection  across  the  divisions, reflecting  the  late  season .With  the  N I  National  only  a  week  away  ,quite a  few  growers  admitted  that …

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Kate Reade

November 23, 2016
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Dear All, Nial Watson just asked that I let Daffnet members know that Kate Reade has passed away. Kate was awarded the American Daffodil Society Gold Medal in 1992 and…

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Identification Help for tazetta

November 23, 2016
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The bag said ‘Geranium’ however it is too early for this variety.  Please let me know your thoughts. Many daffodils are jumping out of the ground here due to early…

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Otaki Show , 2 September 2016

November 23, 2016
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The   Otaki  Horticultural  Society  held  our  annual  show  on  Friday  2  September .With  declining  membership , –  a  shortage  of   assistance  in  all  departments ,  we  opted for  a  smaller …

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From Chile and USA – to lie in the dirt and photograph little flowers in Spain

November 22, 2016
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From Chile and USA – to lie in the dirt and photograph little flowers in Spain. Love finds a way! Img 0129 Img 0130

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