Monthly Archives: May 2013

1W-Y

Hi Folks, We have enjoyed the recent discussion on Div 1W-Y and of staining in the perianth. Today I received the photos of Becky’s trip to NZ last spring and…

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Robert and Mary…a Darling Wedding

On Saturday, Robert Darling and Mary Semrad were married in what can only be described as a wondrous affair of original music, poetry readings, artistic touches and an array of…

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Planting Daffodil Seed

For my entire time of hybridizing daffodils, I never planted the freshly harvested seed right away.  I always waited until fall, usually October.  From comments I have heard (read), many…

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N. jonquilla “Early Louisiana” Seed

I have some seed to go if anyone wants them. They are N. jonquilla “Early Louisiana” X Open Pollinated and are early. I have to be honest with you. These…

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Halos

There seem to be two kinds of halos: those associated with reverse bicolors that are usually white or whitish; and yellow halos on the inside of white perianths. The white…

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It’s not over ’til it’s over

A week or so ago, I posted photos of what I thought were the last of my daffodils for this year.  However, it cooled off again, so today I think…

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