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Why Couldn’t You Wait?

April 17, 2017
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This bloom and many like her decided to emerge too early this year. Waiting a week or two would have been appreciated. And, my Lightning Fire which won a Gold…

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More French pics

March 19, 2017
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I will use the one on the left instead of the standard pic of daff parts. On the far right, Tazetta narcissus, of course, but why “doubtful” narcissus on the…

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Interesting French daffodil drawings

March 19, 2017
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I found this page at the Chicago Botanic Garden Library some years ago and will excise a few blooms for illustrations in our show schedule which I am putting to…

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No blooms to bring, but…

February 28, 2017
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Mary said no, then we found that her non-daffodilian, Californian, maid of honor (54 yrs ago), enjoyed the convention at Murphys that she would meet us there, and Mary changed…

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Inquiring minds want …

November 16, 2016
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In both the innovative bulb exchange at Indianapolis and in our sale at the Chicago Botanic Garden which included a number of bulbs dug at Oakwood Daffodils was a variety…

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I coulda been a contender…

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