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Journal

January 5, 2015
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Hi all, The December Journal arrived in Christchurch yesterday. Thanks Greg for a good read and wonderful photographs. Digging has started here where we are in a state of very…

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Visitors

October 8, 2014
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Visitors

Look what I found in my daffodil patch Dave

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The vision of childhood

September 21, 2014
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Hi Folks, Today my eight year old grandson visited the Christchurch show. He surveyed our trade stand with interest then made the following observations. We have not previously discussed hybridising…

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Seedlings

August 26, 2014
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Hi Folks, Today I picked my first flowers for the season. I hope some will last the three weeks until our first show. The season here has become very late…

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Journal

My June Journal arrived today and has been read. Thanks Phyllis for looking into the late arrival of the Journal. Bambi is not a show flower but always delights me…

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Miniatures

June 22, 2014
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I guess the time is imminent for Northern Hemisphere growers to be preparing to lift bulbs. Malcolm Wheeler is currently the best exhibitor of miniatures in New Zealand and he…

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