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Daffodils blooming now–week 2

March 27, 2020
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The weather has not been great for daffodils–sunny and warm one day, rainy and stormy the next.  Tomorrow it’s supposed to be near 80F, so I expect some wilting.  Color…

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Daffodils Blooming Now

March 20, 2020
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Many thanks to Kirby and Tom for posting photos from daffodil shows this spring.  Since most all our shows are cancelled for the rest of the year, let’s do as…

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First daffodils of the year in the grocery store here

January 4, 2020
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The first daffodils of the year have appeared in the grocery store.  The ubiquitous ‘Tete-a-Tete’ and a yellow/red I can’t identify.  Can anyone supply a name?

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‘Julia Jane’ is now registered

September 10, 2019
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I received this information today from Melanie Underwood, RHS Daffodil Registrar.  If you grow ‘Julia Jane’ or sell it, make sure you have the “real thing.”  A photo from the…

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Need help with identity, please

Friends, I received a request from the UK for help identifying this flower.   It has 3 blooms on the stem, and a small orange-ish cup.  The gentleman says he planted…

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Help with ID, please?

April 15, 2019
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Friends, my records show that I bought this cultivar in 1992 at the Ameriflora expo in Columbus, as ‘Tamar Fire’.  It should be a double, but as you can see,…

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