Information and photos about people, organizations, publications and resources and flowers other than daffodils.

Autumn 17#5

Bulbocodium season has now started. The first of the viridiflorus hybrids has just finished which means it has lasted over 2 weeks.               A…

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Design Show at Chicago Botanic

If you also like flower design with daffodil themes, check this link which shows the Design category at the Chicago Botanic Garden last weekend. Bill Hessel, a founding member of…

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With Sadness

May 3, 2017

With sadness, I am reporting Petie Matheson of Gloucester, Virginia, passed last night.   She was a long time ADS member and judge.  She was in the judging school with…

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Easter Daffs – an International market .

Every   Easter  both  our  local  Supermarkets  have  good  displays  of  flowers  for  sale .It  is  currently  peak  chrysanthemum  season  here  , supplemented  by  the  year  round  availability  of  roses , …

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Surprise Blue Ribbon

I was sent a picture today from the Chambersburg, PA Daffodil show (a couple weeks ago) of my seedling #11-35 that I had given up on.  It’s a jonquil (cordubensis)…

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Easter 2017 Otaki , NZ

Our  Southern  season  is  beginning  very  slowly ,  with  much  of  the  North  Island  recovering from record  rainfalls ,  delivered  by  the  tail  end  of  two  tropical  cyclones .Soils are …

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