Hybridizing

Discussion by daffodil hybridzers around the world, about daffodil fertility and breeding programs accompanied with many photos of seedlings.

Australian Daffodil Championships Canberra

September 17, 2017
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The Australian Daffodil Championships were held in Canberra this weekend. There were entries from the ACT, NSW and Victoria. The quality of the entries were very high. The Rob Slarke…

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OTAKI 2017 ; a few more .

September 11, 2017
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There  are  always  a  few  varieties  , at  every  show  ,  that  don,t  enjoy  as  many  days  out  as  they  deserve , –  or  perhaps  that  we  had  not  noticed …

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The ADS loses a legend

September 3, 2017
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Yesterday when the mail came, there was an envelope with the name ‘Becky Gould Gibson” on the back, with a Winston-Salem, N.C. address, and I knew “Bill’s gone.” Bill Gould died at age…

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Early season in Marlborough New Zealand

August 17, 2017
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An extremely early season here in Marlborough, possibly due to the much greater than average rainfall over winter. Looking back through my photos the 1WP pictured below was flowering on…

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What is flowering now in Canberra

August 15, 2017
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Hi Nothing like a bit of rain and some moisture to speed the season along a bit. A lot of miniatures are flowering but the first of the standards and…

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What is flowering in Canberra now

August 13, 2017
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Hi A spectacular miniature seedling some micro minis. We have had a lot of micro minis flower this season.

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