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Live daffodil shows in New Zealand – lesson for us next spring?

I am seeing photos of exhibits from live daffodil shows in New Zealand – seeing them on the “Daffodilians!” Facebook page.  I am curious if they have figured out a…

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A very difficult week in Minneapolis/St Paul MN

Hi folks – Some of you visited the Minneapolis area in May 2019 for the ADS convention.  You saw we live in a lovely, beautiful city.  Right now – so…

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Daffodils in the era of COVID-19

Two different ways that daffodils can comfort in this era of COVID-19. First: My husband and I visited the University of Minnesota’s campus a few days ago to look at…

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My Minnesota early daffs

My Minnesota early daffs

The daffodil season in Minnesota is always compressed – just a few weeks long before the weather turns hot.  This year, with an early spring, we are getting a great…

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Minnesota – our first blooms of 2020!

Here in Minnesota we are having a comparatively early spring, although we did have 3 inches of snow and then several nights of low-low 20’s (F) last week.  Right before…

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All US Daffodil Shows Cancelled

It is official – all of the ADS approved daffodil shows in the US, after the National Convention and Show in mid-March, have now cancelled. It is a sad time…

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