Monthly Archives: October 2016

Planting time

We have been very busy planting all the bulbs we have received from Nial and Hilary at Ringhaddy. Great help from family and friends. Many more to plant yet but…

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HWT at home

HWT at home

Sous vide equipment is an easy and cheap way to do small scale HWT at home.  No need for elaborate controllers or pumps or adding heated water – one little…

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Autumn Glow

October 21, 2016
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Here is our first daffodil of the 2016-2017 daffodil season. This little bloom of  ‘Autumn Glow‘ lives in concrete soil here and does not receive the special care that Harold…

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Miniature daffodil bulbs

October 15, 2016
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The Southern Cross section of the daffodil net has been kind of busy lately, however, the American version is kind of quite. I posted earlier this summer that I had…

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Late Flowers – October 2016

October 11, 2016
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Our Central  area daff  season  has  always  been  running  a  little  behind  ” normal ”  and  since  our  late  show ,  –  first  weekend in  October  ,  quite  a  few …

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Seedpods of N. triandrus triandrus

October 10, 2016
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Hi, everybody, When I was at John Reed’s this past year, I saw 2 different kinds of seed pods on naturalized N.t.t. — some were jumbo, oblong and squarish, the…

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