Ian Tyler, England

Sad news

December 7, 2019
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Categories: Daffodil Enthusiasts, General

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It is with great sadness I report the John Pearson passed away today after a long illness.

He was a wonderful breeder of daffodils and will be greatly missed.

Ian

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3 Responses to Sad news

  1. Bob Spotts, California
    Bob Spotts, California
    December 7, 2019 at 3:31 pm

    A truly remarkable man! We’ll miss his new cultivars over in the USA – but already we miss his visits to our ADS Conventions. I’ll remember him – by observing at the lovely “moderate” white cultivar he named after me, noting my size!

    Rest in peace.

     

  2. Diane Irwin, New Zealand
    December 21, 2019 at 11:21 pm

    A very talented and diligent hybridiser of daffodils – John’s daffodils will no doubt be treasured
    Rest in peace.

  3. Eric Breed Tulip Pictures
    January 15, 2020 at 11:33 am

    Rest in peace Sir. My dear dad left me many of your cultivars to enjoy .