Central Daffodil Group = Early Show 2020

August 11, 2020
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The  Central  Daffodil  Group  opened  our  season  2020  with  a  small  bench  show  in  the  Manakau  Community  Hall .  Tuesday  8  August  should  be  early  season  for  our  area  but …

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2020 Colchicum from Daffodils & More

August 5, 2020
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Hi, David, Great to hear from you. I trust that you and Anne are safe and well. The colchicums I got from you a short…

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Throckmorton bulbs

I have bulbs of several Throckmorton varieties to share.  If anyone has a particular interest in his varieties, let me know and I’ll send you…

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Digging and Smilers

Great relief – digging complete but some bulbs still sun drying before being put in wire bottom trays, labelled and housed. Incidentally, the wooden trays…

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Looking for ‘Chamber Music’

Does any one out there have any bulbs of Frank Galyon’s ‘Chamber Music’? I am looking for it for my miniature breeding program. I would…

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Early White Doubles

The  2020  daffodil  season  is  moving  steadily  as  we  all  wonder  what  is  ahead .The  season  locally  with  standard  daffs  has  seen  volumes  increasing  steadily …

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Cut Bulbs

July 15, 2020
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Its digging time and I do 80% of my bulb extraction using my hands.  Start with a shovel then use hands.  (My finger nails are…

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June Journal

July 14, 2020
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June Journal

Good morning everyone I’ve been getting quite a few questions about the June Journal. We found ourselves behind this year. Jolene has sent the files…

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Theory according to Dave

July 12, 2020
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Theory according to Dave

Last year I posted a theory about succession flowering in species narcissus. I theorized that some species had a succession of flowers to ensure that…

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An appeal for your help to promote awareness of our ADS virtual Fall Forum

July 3, 2020
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2020 Virtual Fall Forum and Fall Board Meeting Daffodil Friends, please take out time and connect to the above link. Please use the above link…

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N. cyclamineus short & dumpy

June 26, 2020
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This clone of N. cyclamineus grows 6-10 cm “tall”. It appeared to be vigorous with 3 buds from one bulb when I obtained it but…

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N. cyclamineus – Galician Form, N. cyclamineus – lobed and toothed form.

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N. cyclamineus (2), N. cyclamineus (traditional) again

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