Author: David Adams, New Zealand

Woodend Show

Hello everyone, I’m not sure why everyone is calling the season over. I reckon I could still pick a good 12 from my patch with several cultivars still to open. Mind you on Saturday I picked both Dailmanach and Rapture…

Division 10

Hello Trevor, If bulbicodium filifolius was best Div 10 at the NZ National it would appear that our Senior Judges don’t know as much about daffodil divisions as they should. Filifolius is a varient of N bulbocodium var bulbicodium and…

NDS Trial

As you will have picked up the NDS has been surveying show visitors to gauge which flowers attract them he most. Here is the Christchurch display arranged by Malcolm Wheeler and Rozanne Burnby. Flowers , except for Tracey, supplied by…

Tim Klein’s seedling

I grow many of Tim Klein’s seedlings. He has some wonderful Div 6’s and 11’s. At the National last week I showed a set of 11Y-Ys with a corona like this. I will show a set of this one at…

Double Degree

Michael Brown has named this Kiwi Magic seedling Double Degree. The flower with the best centre had 8 petals at the back but certainly a fascinating colour. Dave