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blooming today

April 11, 2012
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This is one of my “end of season” blooms. It’s a seedling from (Quick Step op x Fertile Crescent). It and its siblings always bloom near the end of the…

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importing

Thanks to those who replied privately about the necessity of having import permits. The concensus seems to be that it is not necessary, and that perhaps the Aussie inspector was…

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importing

Friends, A friend called me last night to say that the Australian bulb exporter from whom he had ordered bulbs could not get his bulbs inspected for export to the…

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blooming today

March 29, 2012
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John Reed’s ‘Captain America’ is blooming today. The color jumps out at you across the garden. Were it not for a few nicks, it would be going to our show…

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blooming today

March 16, 2012
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Friends, Daffodils are opening like crazy. With the warm weather and lots of rain, the stems are growing quickly. Then many fall over in the rain. But the blooms are…

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Surprise of the day

March 14, 2012
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Whoa! This little flower opened late today, and I’ve no idea what it is. It’s growing in a pot, so I’m guessing it’s a seedling, but the writing is worn…

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