Monthly Archives: January 2008

Emailing: snowdrop bulbs 003

January 22, 2008
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This picture shows the Galanthus bulb that seems to move the bulb up closer to the surface after being too deep.  Would this the be opposite of the contractile roots?…

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Colchicum kessellringii

January 22, 2008
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hi all Here are a couple of shots of what must be one of the most beautiful winter flowering Colchicums – C. kessellringii. The flower is less than 1.5 inch tall Mark…

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Crocus chrysanthus ‘Sunspot’

January 22, 2008
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A couple of week ago I showed you a single flower of Crocus chrysanthus ‘Sunspot’. Here is the pot with only 3 corms and just short of 40 blooms  …

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N. ‘Bennett-Poe’

January 22, 2008
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We had a local inquiry about the daffodil named ‘J. T. Bennett-Poe’ 5W-Y, from an Irish relative of Mr. Bennett-Poe. The daffodil was bred by Engleheart sometime prior to 1904.…

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It’s cold out here!!

January 21, 2008
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Use the cadence that your teeth are chattering in and repeat over and over – Two months til spring – two months til spring – two months til spring. Maybe…

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Very warm in NZ

January 21, 2008
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Hi Daffnetters   I’m sorry to read of the low temperatures especially as we’re experiencing unusually high humid temperatures here in Wellington NZ. – 20 – 26’C (c72 -75 ‘…

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