Daily Archives: May 29, 2009

Weeds amongst the daffodil beds

  Daffnet has been so quiet – hence thses pics. Is a weed a plant in the wrong place? These weeds were pictured to-day in or bordering my miniature/species beds.…

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Doreen Bircumshaw

Dear Daffnet   I wanted to get a message to Kathy Anderson to tell her that sadly Doreen Bircumshaw has passed away.  I know Kathy was a great friend of…

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Last Flower of the season

More than a month after it would normally flower this ‘Causeway Sunset’ appeared in one of our borders. The forgotten bulb was found in a tray during an after Christmas…

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Tributes to Wells Knierim

Two weeks ago I chatted with Jerry Landerholm, President of the ADS (that would be the American Dahlia Society). Jerry is often at the Chicago Botanic Garden, and he and…

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welcome back

Friends, Please welcome Vicky Eicher back to Daffnet.  Vicky is a member of ADS, the Washington and Virginia Daffodil Societies.  She regularly works “behind the scenes” at shows, working as…

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Orphaned or Unwanted Daffodil Bulbs?

May 29, 2009
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Here in Central Virginia, we’re in the middle of the ‘dig and divide’ season.  My ‘digs’ include mislabeled bulbs, unnamed bulbs, children of prolific bulbs, and parts and pieces of…

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