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Concern

July 25, 2013
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Hi Folks, This posting is mainly aimed at New Zealand readers but also highlights an area of concern to others. Last night Greg Inwood contacted me and mentioned that some…

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1W-Y

Hi Folks, We have enjoyed the recent discussion on Div 1W-Y and of staining in the perianth. Today I received the photos of Becky’s trip to NZ last spring and…

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Facebook

Hi Folks, I was advised tonight that the Canterbury Horticultural Society is now on Facebook. Evidently it is advantageous to them to get as many hits as possible especially with a…

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First

April 22, 2013
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Hi Folks, This is the first daffodil of the year to flower here in Christchurch. I am fairly sure it is true to name – N cantabricus kesticus. Spring can’t…

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Intermediates

January 11, 2013
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Hi folks, I wish to add another view to the discussion on Intermediates. A couple of years ago I entered a flower of Ititahi in the intermediate section of a…

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Visit

November 10, 2012
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Hello folks, Jeanette Robb visited yesterday. She is sorry she missed you all at the World Convention and the chance to thank those who have been so thoughtful to her during…

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