Brian Duncan, Northern Ireland

N. ‘Sheskin’ probably my favourite pink for exhibition nowadays

May 17, 2017
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Categories: Hybridizer, Hybridizing, Show Prep and Exhibiting, Shows

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These flowers of N. ‘Sheskin’ have spent almost a month in a fridge at 2.5C
– they look a bit tired and show a rim rather than solid pink in the corona
as at their best. I think this is probably my favourite pink for exhibition
nowadays, (maybe just ending out N. ‘Burt House’) and it has built up a good
track record of best bloom Awards at RHs shows and in Northern Ireland,
including the NIDG late show this past week-end.

Brian Duncan

 

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One Response to N. ‘Sheskin’ probably my favourite pink for exhibition nowadays

  1. Rose Bradley, Illinois
    Rose Bradley, Illinois
    May 17, 2017 at 12:45 pm

    I used Sheskin in a collection of pink daffodils at our show in Chicago this year (top right) even after it spent about 2 weeks in the fridge.