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Information from and about hybridizers around the world.

Daffodils on Instagram

August 15, 2019
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Hello! For those of you on Instagram and for those of you who enjoy daffodil photos, please check out my PHS Daffodils account, www.instagram.com/phsdaffodils Photos are uploaded (almost) daily of…

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20 years wait

Thanks everyone for the photos and reports and congratulations to John Reed. Way back in 1999 some N. broussonetii seed generously sent to me by Harold Koopowitz was sown. Now,…

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A Nial Watson Seedling W-240 2O-O grown in the PNW

April 16, 2019
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Don Kimlin sent me the bulb to see if the color is better when grown in the PNW.  Is it?  Its got a great deep orange color in the perianth…

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‘Haiku’ ?

March 29, 2019
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As a followup to my previous question about the ADS Approved Minis list cultivar ‘Haiku’— I have looked briefly through the index of all Cherry Creek Daffodil catalogs on DaffLibrary…

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Tazettas by Bill Welch

I wanted to share the many wonderful tazettas supplied by Bill Welch in California, like him my favorite division is 8 and the division I mostly hybridize in. I have…

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Fred Silcock’s Pride and Glory

February 19, 2019
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A “tradition” of the Kyneton Daffodil Show, a “must-see” for those with a hunger for innovative breeding was a display, usually of five vases of Fred Silcock’s seedlings. Here are…

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