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National Daffodil Society North Island Show 2017

An early season ensured that there were plenty of entries at the NDS North Island Show at Gisborne last weekend. We were hosted by the Poverty Bay Horticultural Society and…

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Some Later Blooms

    In spite of the rather strange season there were some good flowers to enjoy. This is a couple of photos of DOVE COTTAGE 2W-W as there are no…

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Late show at Ngatimoti.

For the first time in a few years we had a small gathering in Neil’s shed for a Late Show to finish the season, followed by afternoon tea and a…

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Colour in the patch!

This little 6Y-Y makes a lovely show at the beginning of the season.  It is not a exhibition variety but very welcome in the late winter.  It is about 10…

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A Beauty from Kevin Kerr

As many of you know, our dear friend Kevin Kerr has been battling a brain tumour for over 4 years now.  He made his last crosses in 2008.  Some of…

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Greetings from Vanuatu

We are in Vanuatu at present and on a walk yesterday came across this beauty.  Have found out that it is commonly known as the Eucharist or Amazon Lily and…

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