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June 22, 2008
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Hello everyone, Some brief responses to recent daffnet discussion. Nematode: I understood that nematodes were species specific. Before I export bulbs to the USA my soil has to be declared…

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June 10, 2008
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Hello everyone, In early July I will be giving a talk at a gardening programme which I have entitled ‘European Musings.  This talk will not be a travelogue but rather…

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Cowpats

Hello everyone, I am amazed that someone would spend the spring photographing cowpats. Bob Spotts reference to the West Island confirms his honorary Kiwi status. A comment like that definitely…

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ADDRESSES

Sorry to do this over daffnet but I’m in need of e-mail addresses for Tony James and Malcolm Bradbury. Your private response would be most helpful. Thanks Dave. Addendum: I…

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Earlicheer

Keith, Your mention of Earlicheer (note spelling) sent me to the Register as I had always thought Earlicheer to be NZ raised. Evidently its not The search highlighted a small glitch…

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Association

Hello everyone, Some years ago I sent some selected seedlings to Suzy Wert of Indianappolis. I dug them early and posted pre Christmas in the hope of turning the bulbs…

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