Central Daffodil Group , Late Show 2019

October 11, 2019
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The  CDG  held  our  late  show  on  Friday ,4  October  ,  in  the  Feilding  Scout  Hall .Feilding  is  the biggest  Agricultural  Center  in the  Southern  North  Island ; Friday  is…

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Narcissus deficiens (miniatus)

My first N.deficiens flowering after just 3 short years from seed. This is my first Narcissus ever to bloom from seed.

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Final days to buy bulbs for 2019

September 30, 2019
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http://www.phsdaffodils.com Only 15 days remain before the 2019 PHS Daffodils web shop closes for the season.  The inventory is current and limited; as a bonus, a few more bulbs of…

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Colour Code Please ?

September 28, 2019
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  I  received  these  two  photos  ,  last  evening  ,  from  John  Hunter  ,  Nelson . They  were  taken  at  the  Murchison  Daffodil  Show  ,  also  staged  yesterday ,  Wednesday …

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Pearl

September 25, 2019
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A few moments ago Mark Speyer phoned to say that his mother Pearl died on Monday. The funeral is Friday at 2pm. This will be difficult for most of us…

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Wanganui Spring Show , 2019 .

September 23, 2019
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The  Wanganui  Horticultural  Society  held  their  spring  show  on  Saturday 21  September . Excellent  support  from  Central  Daffodil  Group  and  Taranaki  Daffodil  Club  saw  a  very  good 460  stems  staged …

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Volunteer Needed

September 22, 2019
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Greetings daffodil friends! I’m looking for someone to write a book review of the RHS Annual Daffodil, Snowdrop and Tulip Yearbook 2019 for either the December 2019 issue of the…

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RONGOTEA Spring Show – 2019

September 22, 2019
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Held  on  a  fine  Thursday ,  19  September  ,  this popular  central  location  attracted  about  15  daffodil  exhibitors  who  staged  just  over  300  blooms. With  a  few  senior  growers  absent …

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New Jersey

September 17, 2019
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Hi folks, Just to inform those that know Franca “Fran” Bozievich Higgins, my wife the daughter of Marie Bozievich, has been in the hospital since September 6, 2019 with severe…

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On contacting Nancy Pilipuf

September 15, 2019
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Nancy Pilipuf has distributed a list of bulbs recently dug from her huge collection. She is presently occupied with caring for her husband, Fred, who has Parkinson’s and has suffered…

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Suggest cultivars for revising the Daffodil Divisions Banner

September 14, 2019
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The Visibility Working Group appointed by President Nancy Tackett at the ADS fall board meeting in 2018 has surveyed regional vice presidents on the utility of our educational banners and…

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Otaki 2019 , A Few More .

September 12, 2019
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At  Otaki  we consciously  give  a  large  number  of  Premier  Blooms  to  fill  the  top  table  and  show  the  public  the  largerange  of  Daffodils  that  we  grow .  An  impressive  top …

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‘Julia Jane’ is now registered

September 10, 2019
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I received this information today from Melanie Underwood, RHS Daffodil Registrar.  If you grow ‘Julia Jane’ or sell it, make sure you have the “real thing.”  A photo from the…

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