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N. graellsii

I was delighted to learn from Theo that N. b. graellsii is a tetraploid. It is one of my favourite bulbocodiums though quite variable in form and size. Nore recently…

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N. bulbocodium x standard daffodils

I was interested in Theo Sanders piece about tetraploid N. b. graellsii crossing with standard  daffodils. I wonder if he means all graellsii are tetra ploid or just the larger…

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Ghareeb – 4Y-P

Maybe our best Yellow-Pink double to date. Sending to check if mail gets out. Nothing coming in. Brian  

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A winning seedling at Belfast show

A seedling with Oregon Mother and a father from Northern Ireland. Needs a name? Suggestions ? Brian 3706 magician x diversity  

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Wendy Akers

Dear All, It is with sadness that I report the passing of Wendy Akers. Wendy and James were good friends for many years. We hunted daffodils together in Spain and…

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N. ‘Sheskin’ probably my favourite pink for exhibition nowadays

These flowers of N. ‘Sheskin’ have spent almost a month in a fridge at 2.5C – they look a bit tired and show a rim rather than solid pink in…

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