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2012 Claremont Show

October 11, 2012
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This is number 1 in a series of 7 posts on my visit down under. The Claremont Flower Show Group, Inc. holds a spring show and a fall show. I…

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A test of a daffodil video for mobile devices

August 29, 2012
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Podcasts have existed for over six years, and while I have no plans for producing ADS podcasts, I thought that the ADS should at least make the files needed for…

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Secrets of Grooming and Staging Daffodils Revealed!

July 29, 2012
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Like a tabloid headline, the subject line exaggerates the story, but at least it got your attention! The ADS has a new media program named “Show Your Daffodils!” that covers…

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Some more information on importing daffodils into the U.S.

After some digging, I found the regulation that relates to daffodil bulbs on the U.S. Department of Agriculture web site. http://www.aphis.usda.gov/import_export/plants/plant_imports/downloads/q37-3circular1-2006.pdf The fourth bullet under “Bulbs That Require a Written…

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Americans purchasing daffodil bulbs from Australia

If you are in the United States and ordering daffodil bulbs from growers in Australia, you should be aware that Australia now believes the U.S. requires an import permit for…

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Labels for moving exhibits out of collections

Here’s the complete information on the labels for tracking candidates for top awards at daffodil shows. The labels are Post-it 2100-J labels compatible with Avery 5027 template. They come in…

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