Soil

Discussions about the impact some agents have on soil as well as soil composition.

An invitation for all to register for the American Daffodil Society Virtual Fall Forum 2020

August 20, 2020
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An invitation for all to register for the American Daffodil Society Virtual Fall Forum 2020

I am cordially inviting all DaffNet participants to register for our upcoming virtual symposium, Visionary Venture. Registration is OPEN and is $25 for ADS members registering before 31 AUG and…

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Basal rot treatment

A few prized tetraploid tazettas became infected with basal rot. I invented a treatment that successfully cured them. I am not scientist but a gardener and breeder of Narcissus who…

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N. serotinus growing notes

October 28, 2019
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I thought I’d write about my experience growing Narcissus serotinus over the past year as I find things like this written by others to be fascinating. Feel free to offer…

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Storage humidity of Onions

June 4, 2019
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In Texas, Onions are the #1 farm commodity sold as far as total gross $ sales. Onions require ideal growing conditions as far as soil moisture, soil quality and soil…

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N. broussonetii bulb

May 7, 2019
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Narcissus broussonetii bulb

I thought some might enjoy this photo of a Narcissus broussonetii bulb I recently unpotted. It had just two, large, fleshy roots with rough horizontal ridges along the length. I…

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USDA Soil Survey

September 13, 2018
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Americans in the group will be interested in this free soil survey sponsored by the USDA. The USDA has been surveying the soil in this country for over 100 years,…

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