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

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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