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Guess what

February 18, 2016
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Hi Folks, Today I invited a couple of friends to help me dig some mixed bulbs. One retired 75 year old turned up with a fork. I explained that I…

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Identification

January 17, 2016
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I can’t seem to find a place to reply to Bonnie’s question on identification of a tazetta that she posted. I suggest that the flower stem is from an open pollinated…

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Christmas

December 24, 2015
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Merry Christmas everyone. Christmas day has dawned here in Christchurch. We expect a warm, balmy 26* here today. See you in St Louis. Leitha and Dave

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June Chappell

November 8, 2015
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Hi Folks It is with sadness that I report the death of June Chappell on October 25th. A private funeral has been held. David Adams

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Season

November 5, 2015
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On Monday I picked the last of our daffodil flowers for the season. When you consider that our peak season is usually the last week of September this is absurd.…

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Rose of Sharon

October 12, 2015
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Hi Folks, I have a request for information on a tazetta supposedly native to Israel and may be commonly known as the Rose of Sharon. I have searched many areas…

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