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Very early John Hunter Double .

It  is still  very  early  season  in  New  Zealand  as  we  move  from  autumn  into  winter  .Our  local  area  has had  a  very  late  start  to  the  autumn  bloomers  as …

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TAHI is First .2016 .

  I  enjoyed  a  Good  Friday  coffee  with  friends  Kevin  and  Julie   .Julie  asked  how  the  early  tazettas  were  going ;  –  very  slow  was  the  reply  as  it  is …

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Poets 2015

December 18, 2015
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.The  featured  theme  of  the  NZ  Daffodil  Annual  , 2015  was  on  Poets . Excellent  articles  on  aspects  of  the  NZ  poet  scene  were  written  by  Trevor  Rollinson,  Colin  Crotty …

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Very Late , Late Flower

December 16, 2015
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Wilfred  Hall  and  I  had  arranged  to  have  morning  coffee  with  a  mutual  friend  on  Monday  morning , 14 DECEMBER. I’m  sure  it  is December, almost the longest day,  but…

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TARANAKI & CENTRAL Combined Late Show 2015

December 13, 2015
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The  Taranaki  Daffodil  Club  and  the  Central  Daffodil  Group  held  a  combined  late  show  on  Saturday  3  October  , in  the  Normanby  Hall .  This  is  home  territory  for  Spud …

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ORANGE FLUSHED PERIANTHS 2015

December 11, 2015
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I  enjoyed  writing  an  article  on  ORANGE  FLUSHED  PERIANTHS  for  the  NZ  Daffodil  Annual  2015 ;  it  was enhanced  by very  clever  photo  placement  by  our  new  editor  Trevor  Rollinson…

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