Early blooming Daffodils for Roanoke Virginia

November 5, 2018
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Good morning Here is a request from someone on a mission. Any ideas that will help her would be appreciated. I have already written her that leaves should be left…

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2019 Shows Posted on ADS Website Events

November 3, 2018
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All of the 2019 daffodil shows have been posted on the ADS website at: https://daffodilusa.org/events-show-calendar/calendar-of-events/ There are 34 approved shows, plus several non-judged exhibitions.  While you are checking out shows…

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N. x perezlarae

October 30, 2018
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Narcissus x perezlarae occurs as the natural wild hybrid between N. cavanillesii and N. miniatus.  Several years ago Theo Sanders sent me a large shipment of bulbs of hybrids between…

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Amazon Smile

October 29, 2018
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I know Nancy or I will be speaking about this later. This message is NOW and not then. Please consider making us your charitable source for you, your family, your…

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Farewell to Gus Hertogh

October 28, 2018
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Jan Pennings asked that I post this information about the passing of Dr. August (Gus) De Hertogh. Below is a message from Mary Belle who is Dr. De Hertogh’s wife:…

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ADS Show and Grow on Kindlr

ADS Show and Grow is now available in the Kindle store!  Just search for American daffodils show and Grow for a Kindle version.  Forgive me if this is something everyone…

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Sprouting bulbs

October 23, 2018
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From: Gisela Saheba Subject: Rescued antique daffodil bulbs in distress Message Body: Some 5 weeks ago I rescued some antique daffodil bulbs form a 300 year old farmhouse, ahead of…

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Narcissus miniatus

October 22, 2018
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I have been line breeding N. miniatus through several generations trying to make ever more rounded flowers. They are just starting to bloom now. When they appear I know that…

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Narcissus deficiens?

October 21, 2018
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The name N. deficiens is sometimes used for N. miniatus. It is derived from an old description of a Narcissus that flowered in cultivation that did not have a corona…

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The saga of an interesting autumn bloomer

October 17, 2018
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Back in 2001 I placed pollen of John Hunter’s Emerald Sea onto a flower of N. cavanillesii. Eventually a plant from the cross flowered and then did so for several…

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Central Daffodil Group – Late Show 2018

October 9, 2018
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Saturday  6  October  was  a  very late  date  for  an  end  of  season  daffodil  show  when  the  season  was  running  about  10  days  early  and  had  all  but  finished  for  most …

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Seedling ‘Gloriosus x N.elegans’

October 8, 2018
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    My first seedling from the cross ‘Gloriosus x N. elegans’ is flowering after four years. Theo

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Trying to reach John Beck

September 29, 2018
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John, Please try sending me an email.  I can’t seem to reach you about the bulbs you ordered. Check you spam mail, my email to you may be there.  …

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