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2012 South Island National Show

October 12, 2012
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Post 7 in a series of 7. The tour culminated with its principal event, attendance at the World Daffodil Convention in Dunedin. If the floor markings suggest a tennis court…

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Christchurch and the Canterbury Plain

October 12, 2012
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  Post 6 in a series of 7. We didn’t go to any daffodil shows in the Christchurch area, but we did visit many daffodil growers.  First stop was Otahuna…

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2012 Brightwater Show

October 12, 2012
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Post 5 in a series of 7. Brightwater is a town southwest of Nelson, New Zealand. Like most of the spring flower shows, it has camellias and other spring flowers…

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Taranaki and Ohau

October 12, 2012
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Post 4 in a series of 7. After the North Island National Show, the National Daffodil Society’s tour headed south with over night stays in New Plymouth and Palmerston North.…

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2012 North Island National Show

October 12, 2012
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Post 3 in a series of 7. The 2012 North Island National Daffodil Show was held in Hamilton, New Zealand. The show registration included Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night dinners…

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2012 Hobart Show

October 12, 2012
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Post 2 in a series of 7. The Hobart Horticultural Society, Inc. holds a spring show and a fall show. In the spring it’s the “Daffodil, Camellia, and Floral Art…

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