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Some more information on importing daffodils into the U.S.

All, The last time I went to and ADS Fall meeting with bulbs in my case, accompanied by an appropriate Phytosanitary Certificate, I was held up for some time while…

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Oddity

This oddity from ‘Tickled Pink’ x a John Reed 11Y-P appeared from efforts in trying to to breed brighter Y-P splits. It’s a sort of ‘cycklisplit’ that has not even…

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N. ‘Prime Target’ 1W-O

  Who needs petals with trumpets like these? For more than five weeks these flowers of ‘Prime Target’ have been in my fridge – they have just failed to make…

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Division 9

Hello All, Since there is last minute lobbying for votes I think I should also comment. I do hope many people will respond and vote for whichever option they favour…

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Pink Peri.?

I wonder if anyone can detect a hint of pink in the perianth of this flower? I have been trying to breed pink into petals for a while and this…

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robin and daffodils

  I had a constant companion to-day while packing flowers for the London Show. This is Robin the 5th, he demands food from my hand regularly – and even takes…

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