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my early blooms

February 16, 2017
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Sunday feb14,  my first bloom was festivity 1w-y.  Today 2-16 ormeau has a bloom.    Way,way tooearly for both.  Some of the trumpt majors known also as early virginia or…

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Fran Lewis

August 21, 2016
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I just found out Fran Lewis past at 100 this week. She and her husband, Raymond, hybridized ‘Mobjack Bay’ and ‘North River’.  My heart is heavy with sadness as she…

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Obit of Elizabeth Clopton Brown

October 16, 2014
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Dear All: With sadness, I am reporting that my mother, Elizabeth Clopton Brown, passed peacefully after a short illness on Tuesday, October 14.  Some of you may remember she won…

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All Saints Church Daffodil South Hobart, Au

September 4, 2014
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Searching the net some months ago I discovered this daffodil show in South Hobart, Au. After reading their schedule, you  see they have an entertaining event. Has anyone been?  Below is their 2012 schedule. …

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Daffodil Festival in Fremont, NC

December 29, 2013
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Hi Daffnet friends: Another year ending….  a new one beginning… Here I sit pondering  daffodil history… Searching the internet, I discovered a daffodil festival in Fremont, NC, near Wilson NC.…

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Trumpet Major

December 5, 2013
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Greetings to all! I am trying to do a little history on a very common daffodil here in Gloucester, Virginia, that grows almost wild!  Natives like myself refer to it as Trumpet Major.   I always believe…

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