Artistic arranging tips wanted

January 17, 2004
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Dear all those who have tried to arrange daffodils for competition,   One of our newer members who is quite an arranger was complaining about how difficult it was working…

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noxious weeds

January 17, 2004
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Dear All, I know this discussion ended long ago but I was gone for two weeks in December and am just now getting around to reading those daffnet messages.  Does…

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more pics

January 15, 2004
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Hi Jane & Lawrence, I am one of the “others”.  I loved your pictures, especially Mirrabooka.  I am a new ADS member and I don’t know enough to add many…

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more pics

Phyllis and others, Here are some more pics just in case the weather there is still dull. I imagine the season has started in some parts of the US. The…

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Collections, stacking, staging, etc.

January 14, 2004
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I returned home Monday night from a week’s visit to Toronto to find this fascinating discussion on daffnet regarding collections and related subjects, perhaps spawned by the heated and at…

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To stack or not to stack

Loyce and All, As one guilty of using “properties” (staging blocks in our terms) to tier the back and middle rows of three row collections I could not resist getting…

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Classification parameters and Div 8

January 14, 2004
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For those versed in minutia of such things: Since classification parameters are such that they are – What does one do with a multi-floret daff that looks very much like…

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multi-headed 6,9,10

All, Have attached some pics of multi-headed 6,9 and 10. The 6 (13 actually) is cyclamineus – have had some every year for the last several years and I don’t…

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Long stems

January 13, 2004
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In a message dated 1/13/2004 4:15:36 PM Eastern Standard Time, writes: I agree with Bill that using other blocks to prop up the entry is very messy looking.  Also too…

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A change in subject

January 13, 2004
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I can hardly wait to get home from work so I can read all the wonderful emails on Daffnet.  This is what Daffnet was made for! Now, for a change…

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Survey

Well read Phyllis! Rosarians in this country get a bit miffed when our most famous rose breeder, Sam McGredy (formerly of Northern Ireland) tells ’em that the daffodil, not the…

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Stacking blocks

January 13, 2004
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Personally, I’m not fond of seeing stacked blocks on the show tables. I think they look messy.  The alternative of course is to cut your flowers with long stems. Then…

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property management

January 13, 2004
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I favor staging exhibits at the show with other exhibitors.  It may be less hectic, and better suit the exhibitor’s schedule to do it off site, but you miss so…

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