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Wilf Hall Seedlings .

August 10, 2015
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Wilf had a quiet  birthday  last  week  but  told  me  he  could  not  have  had  a  better  present  .It  is  about  a  month  away  from the  start  of  our  North…

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Early Kiwi Flowers .

We  had  a  few  warm  days  (and  nights )  late  last  week  ,  the  early  market  flowers  and  the  early  seedlings  moving  quickly  .We are  probably  about  a  week  or…

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Viridiflorus line seedlings

I  received  from  John  Hunter  a  few  years  back ,  a  small  bulb  from  one  of  the  many  crosses  he  had  done  using  pollen from  N. viridiflorus.  The  best  known…

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Kiwi very early Paperwhites

Always  amongst  the  earliest  daffs  to  start  the  season  are  a  line  of  very  white  paperwhites  with  an  interesting  origin  .Tazetta  maestro  Bill  Welch  ,  Bill  the  bulb  Baron  ,…

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Flying the flag for the Kiwi season 2015

Lawrence  T  has  opened  the  southern  season  with  his  flowers  from  Canberra ,  Australia  and  Robin  Hill  has  some  nice  miniatures  and  species  in  his  pots  .It  is  MOTHERS  DAY…

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Kiwi Summer Flowers

January 27, 2015
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We  are  having  a  hot  and  dry  summer  over  most  of  N Z  and  the  show  season  for  gladioli  and  dahlias  is  just  beginning  . Normanby  ,  South  Taranaki  ,…

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