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The Daffodil Cup

August 13, 2017
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Friends, I wonder how many of you are aware that in Canada there is an auto race for The Daffodil Cup.  Apparently some of the top drivers go on to…

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The End of the Season

April 25, 2017
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The daffodils are done for this year, several weeks earlier than usual.  But then they started blooming several weeks earlier, too.  I picked these few blooms this morning:  a couple…

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Photographing daffodils

April 22, 2017
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Thanks to those who post photos of show winners on Daffnet.  These are not simple click and  post photos.   Having spent yesterday afternoon being “photographer’s gofer” for Tom Stettner,…

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Just a reminder . . .

March 15, 2017
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Can You Help? There are quite a few “Possible Intermediates” which are missing measurements, either because it wasn’t recorded on the Application to Register, or the cultivar was registered when…

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Hot Water Treatment

I need to give bulbs from one area hot water treatment to control nematodes.  Since formalin is no longer allowed, what disinfectant do any of you use in the HWT?…

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Flowers are gone . . .now the flies have arrived

The daffodils have finished blooming, but while I was out weeding a day ago, I heard the familiar buzz of the daffodil fly.  They’re too fast for me to catch,…

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