Monthly Archives: August 2012

FW: Emailing: M 30-6 (2), M 30-6 (4)

Six selections from this cross so far.This is certainly the best formed,the others have beautiful colour as I would expect from their perantage. M 30 = E.R.S.( 2-95) x F…

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Public preferences

August 11, 2012
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All, I have found our bulb sales to be a very interesting gauge of public preferences for daffs. Yes, the Dutch figured out some time ago that big bold and…

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Stuffed Up

August 11, 2012
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Check John Hunter’s ‘Cream Cone‘ on Daffseek. The judges can’t stand it, the public say ‘Where can I get a dozen?’ Sometimes I wonder if our pursuit of perfection is…

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historic 2 Y – O Perth.

August 10, 2012
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Hi Daffnetters, Last for the evening. Called on Reg Cull in Foxton, this afternoon.Reg is north of me but his season always starts a few weeks later.He did not have…

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Doubles

August 10, 2012
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Hi Daffnetters, The seedling doubles have not been exceptional so far this season, but I was pleased to mark this big 4 W – Y J F M – 012…

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4 W – P Peggydale

August 10, 2012
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Hi Daffnetters, A nice Kiwi pink double, flowering rather earlier than it,s normal season. Peggydale 4 W – P Windblown O.P. – x – Dawncrest. breeder Colin Crotty Pleasant Valley…

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