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Wendy Akers

Dear All, It is with sadness that I report the passing of Wendy Akers. Wendy and James were good friends for many years. We hunted daffodils together in Spain and…

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N. ‘Sheskin’ probably my favourite pink for exhibition nowadays

These flowers of N. ‘Sheskin’ have spent almost a month in a fridge at 2.5C – they look a bit tired and show a rim rather than solid pink in…

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In bloom today!

On a cold morning with snow on the ground it was a real pleasure to see this seedling from Harold Koopowitz’s extensive and entrepreneurial breeding programme in bloom in the…

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Much too late replanting of Mini. seedlings in polystyrene fish box.

Much too late replanting of Mini. seedlings in polystyrene fish box. A change from potting and it allows for gentle placement when the bulbs have already developed a little fringe…

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N. bulbocodium; N. triandrus; and their variable hybrids N. x foster

A rare occasion – 17th March 2011- St Patricks Day – maybe the luck of the Irish or a special Spanish gift on the day. Sometimes we are lucky and…

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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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