Hybridizing

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

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November 14, 2017
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I have returned home from the ADS Fall Forum & Fall Daffodil Show in Cincinnati, OH. I express profuse appreciation to all those that worked to make the event possible…

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Last Call for Fall Forum 2017!

November 1, 2017
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Last Call for Fall Forum 2017!

The deadline for itemized and full registration at Fall Forum 2017 is November 1! There will be no onsite registration. This festive event will be held at the Crowne Plaza…

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A visit to Keira Bulbs

Here are some photos at Keira bulbs taken a day or two after the show – 19th of September. Fittingly, Graham and Helen Fleming won best  division 5.        A…

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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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