Texas Daffodil Show

March 5, 2017
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Northeast Texas ended up with about 400 fruit tree chilling hours, normal winter is in the 800 to 900 chilling hours. There were just over 100 total hours between Oct…

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Thank You Note from Spud Brogden

I received the following from Spud Brogden today.  Those of us in St. Louis last spring were thrilled to witness him receiving his well-deserved Gold Medal!   Margaret Macneale, ADS Awards…

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Don’t they sell refrigerators in Roswell or Knoxville or Little Rock???

Of course I have sympathy for the White Hall group, losing the leadership of their beloved key figure. But what’s with you other folks? Can you really have a show…

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Shows cancelled – Roswell GA and Knoxville TN

The warm, warm weather has forced two more show cancellations: Roswell GA – March 25, 2017, per Bonnie Campbell Knoxville TN – April 1-2, 2017, per Lynn Ladd We hope…

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How about a Virtual Show?

Since many of us in the SE USA are having an extremely early season and consequently will not be able to show, how about a virtual show … As you…

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White Hall Arkansas show cancelled

February 28, 2017
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I got a call from Jim Russell this morning, informing me that the Arkansas Daffodil Society is cancelling their March 25-26, 2017 show in White Hall, AR.  Similar to the…

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No blooms to bring, but…

February 28, 2017
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Mary said no, then we found that her non-daffodilian, Californian, maid of honor (54 yrs ago), enjoyed the convention at Murphys that she would meet us there, and Mary changed…

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Narcissus x litigiosus

February 28, 2017
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  My best N. x litigiosus/ susannae (N. cantabricus x N. triandrus pallidulus) with about seven %  pollen fertility. Theo

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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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funny daffodil comic

February 26, 2017
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In today’s edition of Phila. Inquirer – comic section is a little strip that could be related to all of us “gold seekers”  Because of copyright issues, I am giving…

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Blooming

February 26, 2017
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Yesterday Little Gem opened. It was 72. Today few flurries and in 40’s. Never had any Daff bloom this early. Worried about our show as it is a week later…

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You can still sign up for the 2017 ADS National Show and Convention

February 22, 2017
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The National Convention registration rate has been extended through March 9th.  Click here to pay using the ADS webstore or complete this registration form and send it along with a check…

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Summer Flowers and Bulb Sales .

February 22, 2017
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The  Central  Daffodil  Group  had  a  day  out  at  the  Central  Dahlia  Group  Summer  Show  ,  on  Saturday  18  February . As  we  have  quite  a  few  exhibitors  who  show …

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