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Two Bob Spotts Seedlings

As usual Bob Spotts brought in a number of very fine seedlings to the Livermore show last weekend. I want to show case two of them here that I thought…

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Nine Years is a Long Wait.

In 2006 I made a speculative cross between the Havens pink jonquil ‘Pink Setting’ and one of my autumn flowering little greens. I had two ideas in mind at that…

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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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