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New Daffodil Book

February 27, 2015
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Sara Van Beck has a new book on old daffodils, Daffodils in American Gardens, 1733-1940. It has just been published by the University of  South Carolina Press. Congratulations Sara .…

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First Show of the Season.

February 26, 2015
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The Roger’s Garden Daffodil Show, in Corona del Mar, while not an ADS accredited show, does open daffodil season this year and is listed in the ADS journal. This is…

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REMINDER

February 25, 2015
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Just a reminder, in order to get your early bird discount, your registration for the Williamsburg Convention needs to be postmarked earlier than March 1st.  Those of you procrastinating need…

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February Flowers

February 1, 2015
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The little double out of Glowing Red x N. dubius that I mentioned yesterday is now properly developed. Flower diameter is just over 40 mm. Coronal segments are a pale lemon-cream…

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Two seedlings

January 31, 2015
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Some years ago in northern Spain near Lac Belsue we found a population of N. assoanus. While some were in flower others had seed pods that were nearly ripe.  They…

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Today’s surprise.

January 23, 2015
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Among a row of first bloom seedlings from ‘Arrowhead’ by a tiny trumpet seedling I found this flower. It is quite different from the other seedling flowers and is the…

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