Monthly Archives: July 2009

Tall tales

This is an interesting contrast. The short vase is Yellow Gold , the established market leader here for earlys. It is the variety I featured about 2 weeks ago,  —…

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Hi again, Spent an hour ,late Sunday , assessing some  early cutflower sdlgs.These are third year down. Main criteria when making the cross was earlyness and stem length. All are…

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Hi  Daffnetters,  Rather quiet on daffnet  —  between seasons. Still very slow here in not so sunny Otaki,  —  like Peter R , we are having more frosts than normal.…

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Summer visitor

July 4, 2009

As Daffnet is quiet at the moment, I thought that this picture might be of interest to some of you. For several years a pair of Spotted Flycatchers (Muscicapa  striata )…

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Hip hip hoorah!!!!!!

There is still five mintues to go, but I want to be the the first to say Hoorah for the USA!!! and Happy Independence Day!!! and Happy Birthday to Suzy…

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