OTAKI 2017 ; a few more .

September 11, 2017
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There  are  always  a  few  varieties  , at  every  show  ,  that  don,t  enjoy  as  many  days  out  as  they  deserve , –  or  perhaps  that  we  had  not  noticed …

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Otaki Daffodil Show , – 2017

September 11, 2017
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The  Otaki  Horticultural  Society  had  our  Daffodil  Show  on  Friday ,  2  September , –  an  early  show  date  but  suited  by  an  early  season .  We  have had  a …

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Bulbs for Fall Planting

September 8, 2017
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Hi Guys, I know I owe bulbs to Mary Lou, Suzy and one other that asked me for N. assoanus that I dug this spring. I want to make a…

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Spring Bulb Auction

September 8, 2017
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Does anyone remember the spring 2017 ADS Bulb Auction?  It seems that there was an email about it with a central place to send all the bulbs that was auctioned.…

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Titahi Bay – 2017 , a few more .

September 5, 2017
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The  Titahi  Bay  Horticultural  Society  had  very  good  local  involvement  in  the  show  ;  the  locals  schools  were  given  bulbs  and  the number  of  pots  that  made  the  show  was …

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Titahi Bay 2017 .

September 5, 2017
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Titahi  Bay  is  a  northern  ,  coastal  suburb  of  Porirua  City  ,  just  north  of  our capital  ,  Wellington .It  enjoys  a  better  climate than  Wellington  but  spring  is  always …

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The ADS loses a legend

September 3, 2017
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Yesterday when the mail came, there was an envelope with the name ‘Becky Gould Gibson” on the back, with a Winston-Salem, N.C. address, and I knew “Bill’s gone.” Bill Gould died at age…

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Australian Daffodil Championships 2017

September 1, 2017
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Hello everyone, Australian Daffodil Championships 2017 Flyer & Registration Form The Australian Daffodil championship will be held on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September 2017. This year it is being hosted…

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Theory according to Dave

August 28, 2017
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These flowers of Nb nivalis are quite the smallest daffodils that we grow. When exhibited in NZ they are down pointed because they are too small compared with a vase…

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Registration is OPEN!

August 27, 2017
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Registration is OPEN for Fall Forum 2017! Participate in educational Symposia, Fall-blooming Daffodil Show, a Photography Show, the ADS Board Meeting, a lively ADS Bulb Auction, and a Bulb Exchange.…

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More sad news

August 26, 2017
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Wonderful, insightful words, George. I worked closely with Rod for many years helping to manage and operate ADS. Our organization benefited greatly from Rod’s business experience and his strong desire…

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Funeral/Memorial Arrangements for Rod Armstrong

August 20, 2017
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I have received the following facts from Andrew about the funeral and memorial services for Rod. A memorial mass with reception to follow will be held Saturday August 26th at…

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More sad news from Dallas

August 18, 2017
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I just got the sad news from Andrew Armstrong about the death of his father, Rod Armstrong, this morning. Rod had battled valiantly against lung cancer, but last spring developed…

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