Soil

Discussions about the impact some agents have on soil as well as soil composition.

Sent to my Texas Master Gardeners

February 15, 2018
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This was a quickie post I made to our MG group. We have about 83 active members, 12 new students going through 60 hours of training, then 50 hours of…

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Paper Whites & Alcohol

December 18, 2017
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Brent Heath will tell you if you want a pot of daffodils to have short foliage and shorter sturdier bloom stalks that you need more bright light. Growing pots indoors…

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Updates to the ADS Handbook for Growing, Exhibiting, and Judging Daffodils

February 26, 2017
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There have been many changes made by the ADS Board of Directors to the ADS Judges Manual (officially known as the Handbook for Growing, Exhibiting, and Judging Daffodils) since the…

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Miniatures

December 14, 2016
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I have never grown many miniatures in my garage or have a little red wagon. I have tried growing some of Glenbrook div 11 minis that are winter or early…

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Autumn Glow

October 21, 2016
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Here is our first daffodil of the 2016-2017 daffodil season. This little bloom of  ‘Autumn Glow‘ lives in concrete soil here and does not receive the special care that Harold…

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Rotted leaves of species

February 6, 2015
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For species and other daffodils I used as potting compost for the first time a mixture of about 50% perlite, 20% peat, and 30% heavier soil from my garden. The surface…

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