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Intrigue

March 17, 2015
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A friend, Cara, has asked for a dozen bulbs of Intrigue. I do not have any of this cultivar and I wondered if any one in New Zealand may be…

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For Northern Tasmanians

January 10, 2015
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Today I played golf with the son of Trevor Jordan, a prominent grower of chrysanthemums and orchids in Launceston. He died about 2002. I should think he was involved with…

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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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