Yearly Archives: 2016

Identification

January 17, 2016
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I can’t seem to find a place to reply to Bonnie’s question on identification of a tazetta that she posted. I suggest that the flower stem is from an open pollinated…

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Narcissus viridiflorus Hybrids

January 17, 2016
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Some viridiflorus seedlings flowered in the greenhouse during autumn 2015. They were grown up outdoors and later on brought to the greenhouse for faster multiplication and for flowering. Only few…

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Brian Duncan interview

I was privileged to be asked to interview my friend and daffodil hybridizer Brian Duncan from Northern Ireland at the American Daffodil Society’s Fall Board meeting in Memphis TN in…

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Catalog from Alec Gray’s Nursery in 1956

Matt in Scotland has found a catalog put out by Alec Gray back in 1956. He has scanned a few pages to the SRGC Forum http://www.srgc.net/forum/index.php?topic=13893.0 He can send out a 3MB…

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Winter in NE North Carolina

January 5, 2016
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I complained about no winter. Northeast North Carolina is the only place where one can get a sunburn and a frostbite in the same 7 day period. A little snow…

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Identification of this daffodil?

January 1, 2016
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I need help identifying this daffodil is in bloom right now.  The first year it bloomed there was only one bloom and now it has four. Many thanks in advance…

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