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September 10, 2012

I received flowers from the florist a few days ago, and had an interesting conversation with the gentleman who delivered them.  At one time, the company included a nursery and…

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new daffnet

Hi, I’m just checking to see if posts to new daffnet show up in my inbox. Mary Lou

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diseases and pests

Friends, When digging bulbs recently, I came upon several bulbs that look like the attached photo.  The central basal plate looks sort of like a cork that has been partially…

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bereavement notification — Bassett Winmill

  Friends, We have just received notice that Bass Winmill, husband of Sally Winmill, died on May 15. No further information is available. Messages of condolence may be sent to…

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not daffodils — foxgloves

Friends, Two years ago I posted a photo of foxgloves in bloom here. As you know, foxgloves are biennials. Most of the plants died after blooming, but prodigious amounts of seed…

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do you grow it?

Friends, At the recent ADS convention, a bloom of Watrous 621-2 was exhibited by the Carneys in their Premier Miniature Collection. Harold Koopowitz suggested I consider registering the flower. Ideally,…

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