Growing Daffodils

Daffodils blooming now–week 2

March 27, 2020
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The weather has not been great for daffodils–sunny and warm one day, rainy and stormy the next.  Tomorrow it’s supposed to be near 80F, so I expect some wilting.  Color…

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mentoring of ADS newcomers – always needed and this is especially a great time to do this!

March 25, 2020
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The back story is long, but I have reached out to two ADS members that want to learn and become competitive exhibitors.  The members are Ross Hornsby from Auburn, AL,…

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Help with oddball poet

March 13, 2020
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All, The attached poet is from a old garden with scads of Ornatus, however some of the bulbs look like this What the heck is going on ?? I have…

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Minnesota’s unpredictable weather!

It is no wonder that we daffodil lovers in Minnesota fret every year about whether we will have blooms for our early-May show.  The attached two photos are from March…

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Need biochem advise

I need some advise from my chemical Savvy Daffodillians. I was alerted to a product(bonide Grass Beater II)from my Iris friends that is supposed to kill grass but leave other…

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Daffodil Season Is Almost Here!

February 10, 2020
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As you wander around our countrysides, you can see daffodils growing – and many blooming already! Daffodil season is here! Different daffodils respond to our Spring climate in different ways.…

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