Day: April 3, 2012

Orange/Red Trumpets

This is V99-107-2 = [(Crown Gold x Ghost) x Lutana] and is the best overall orange trumpet seedling that I’ve flowered from my breeding. Not nearly as nice as some of John Reed’s or the Radcliff’s or others. It is…

Cosine

This is ‘Cosine’ – bred from Diversity x Trigonometry, New to Ringhaddy catalogue this year. Amazingly for a Div.11 there was not a single nick in any of the petals in this pot of flowers. I hope this is a…

Amazing massificodium

   If Harold can coin Microcodium then why not Massificodium?     The pictures show an amazing bulbocodium from Northern spain that grows to 3 feet tall. First found and reported by James Akers I have nicknamed it N. b.…

Intermediate 11aY-Y

This is V01-31-6 = Small Talk x Goldsplit. It is 58 mm (about 2 1/4″) in diameter. Height is as shown. Looks a lot like ‘Small Talk’ in the three “minors”. More of a curiosity than anything. Not the greatest…

WASHINGTON DAFFODIL SOCIETY –THE SHOW WILL GO ON.

FOR THOSE OF YOU LIVING IN AND THE SURROUNDING AREA OF THE MID ATLANTIC REGION OF THE ADS…WE PLAN TO CONTINUE WITH THE SET DATE OF OUR DAFFODIL SHOW….APRIL 14TH AND 15TH AT THE BROOKSIDE GARDENS, 1800 GLENALLAN AVENUE, WHEATON,…

2Y-R

Won’t bore you with the parentage. This flower combines Y-R breeding lines from : Lea, Duncan, Postles, Jackson, Mitsch, and Hager.  For such an early Season 2 flower, this has excellent quality in both form and color. Steve