Daily Archives: April 1, 2013

‘Rojo’ Intermediate 2O-R

April 1, 2013
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Bob Spotts lovely, hotly colored Intermediate ‘Rojo’ a 2O-R is at peak bloom. It measure 55mm and is perfectly in scale in height, bulb, flower, and leaves. This is an…

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Standard 2W-W

April 1, 2013
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Seedling V94-149-11 combines ‘Quiet Waters’ which is one of John Pearson’s elegant show flowers with Bill Pannill’s legendary ‘Peggy White’. I consider it to be a special 2W-W that is…

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Some Early flowers in N Ireland

We have just had the coldest March for about 50 years.  Parts of n Ireland are still under snow but living near the coast I escaped the most of it. …

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DaffSeek Info and Photo Update

Yesterday, we completed the March update for DaffSeek.org  bringing the total number of daffodils in DaffSeek to 23,100.  We thank the many contributing hybridizers for providing their information and photos…

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Standard 2YYW-W

April 1, 2013
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Two photos of:  V98-39-2 = [(Swedish Fjord x Altun Ha) x (Cool Shades x Sun Gem)]  a well contrasted reverse bicolor with a color code of 2YYW-W. As with both…

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Tips for Growing Large Blooms and an Experiment To Try

April 1, 2013
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John B’s comment about growing ‘Mexican Hat’ to size prompts this post. While visiting England and N. Ireland, it was both humbling and enlightening to see the incredible HUGE size…

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