Breeding

Contains information and advice about hybridizing as well as photos of seedlings.

seedling Color Codes

It did my heart good to see that Ice Follies 2W-W has off-spring that has Y and O in the color code.  I was laughed at  in the GCV show…

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Weather Report for East Coast of NC

It looks like I have become the weather reporter for the east coast in 2018. We are facing our 4th storm today and tomorrow.  It has left my daffodils devastated…

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Autumn Flowers

The season has begun here in Canberra with some seedlings with First Stanza in their parentage. And a few days later (11th here) some seedlings with Gold Stanza as pollen…

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Hybridizing problems

February 26, 2018
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Some hybridizers give seedling numbers the minute they plant the seeds.  I usually keep the seedling under the cross name until they start blooming. Here’s a problem that I get…

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Daffodil Season in Northeast NC

February 24, 2018
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I went to the garden today and found a lot blooming.  However, I found myself interested more in two of my hybrids than all the already named daffodils. The first…

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Sent to my Texas Master Gardeners

February 15, 2018
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This was a quickie post I made to our MG group. We have about 83 active members, 12 new students going through 60 hours of training, then 50 hours of…

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