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A View of the Northern California Daffodil Society’s 2019 March Season

April 18, 2019
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Our Bay Area 2018/2019 Fall weather was exceptionally mild – seemingly there was not enough chill to provide that needed for cultivars’ development and bloom for shows. Until late-January! The…

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Activities of Two Daffodil Persons in Northern California

April 18, 2019
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The activities of two persons emerged as notable during our Northern California Daffodil Society show season: Susan Duncan and Merle Reuser. Susan (and husband Ron) have settled in Reno, Nevada.…

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2019 Murphys Daffodil Show, March 9-10

March 13, 2019
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Weather was a factor – a significant one! Ironstone Vineyards, the Show location, was near the snowline on Friday evening! Still, this didn’t deter our basic group of exhibitors –…

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2019 Livermore CA Daffodil Show

March 12, 2019
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The California daffodil show season began with the Livermore Daffodil Show on March 2-3, 2019. The advance weather was positive for blooms, having periods of light rain and mild winds,…

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Fred Silcock Has Died

February 12, 2019
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Fred Silcock, one of the world’s finest daffodil hybridizers, left this earth on February 7, 2019 after a short illness. Fred’s magnificent seedlings were not widely known because he avoided…

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Nashville Airport to Convention Hotel

March 4, 2018
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Folks, We are advised to seek UBER or LYFT to get from Airport to Hotel. I’m not a customer of either, but would happily join with others to form a…

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