Yearly Archives: 2016

Ngaire Rogers

August 21, 2016
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Last year I posted a photo of N Ngaire Rogers. It has ten petals and is consistent in form and show quality. It is from a cyclamineus cross. The first…

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A few early seedlings

August 16, 2016
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John  Hollever  and  I  were  both  at  our  adjoining  daff  patches  this  afternoon  and  had  a  chance  to  look  at  a  few  seedlings .It  was  a  week  since  our  early …

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2016 2Y-Y sdl and mini novelty

August 15, 2016
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Very pleased to see this new 2Y-Y sdl appearing so early in the season plus this mini odd-ball, which I’ll keep.

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White Trumpets

Spring has come early by a couple of weeks for some varieties. The flower not yet registered as Yazjoy opened in July. Unfortunately is is 1-2 mm short of being…

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Paperwhites

Different paperwhites flower here in Canberra from about April to September. Flowering time is influenced by both rainfall and temperature. A couple more paperwhite N. broussonetii seedlings have flowered here and…

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Central Daffodil Group Early Show

August 14, 2016
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The  Central  Daffodil  Group  started  the  show  season  with  a  small  bench  show  and  winter  lunch  on  Tuesday  9  August  . The  venue  was  a  large  barn ,  set up …

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