Monthly Archives: December 2016

Much too late replanting of Mini. seedlings in polystyrene fish box.

Much too late replanting of Mini. seedlings in polystyrene fish box. A change from potting and it allows for gentle placement when the bulbs have already developed a little fringe…

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Daffodil Planting and Mulching

December 3, 2016
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Something more related to daffodils.  I have been planting my daffodils lately, starting right after Thanksgiving as November have been colder than normal where I live in NC.  I had…

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N. bulbocodium; N. triandrus; and their variable hybrids N. x foster

A rare occasion – 17th March 2011- St Patricks Day – maybe the luck of the Irish or a special Spanish gift on the day. Sometimes we are lucky and…

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Master Gardener of the Year 2016 Currituck Co, NC

December 2, 2016
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Hi All, The Currituck Co, NC master gardeners sponsor our Barco, NC Daffodil Society; without them we would not have a show.  Fran and I joined the master gardeners about…

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Different seedlings of N. x xanthochlorus (N. cavanillesii x N. viridiflorus) are flowering

December 2, 2016
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The seedlings of N. x xanthochlorus should be fertile because they are allotetraploid. But some generate no viable pollen. Successful crosses with Maria Pia as the pollen parent were made.…

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