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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2019 Kentucky Daffodil and Bulb Society (KDABS) Show

April 16, 2019
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Hello Friends The KDABS show (Held on Saturday April 6th), now in it’s 3rd year as the former Kentucky Daffodil Society (which was put on my Hilda Dunnaway, Helen Trueblood…

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CODS Show

April 16, 2019
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Please join us in Columbus Ohio this weekend at Franklin Park Conservatory as we welcome Spring to Columbus. Show will open at 1 PM on Saturday the 20th and close…

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2019 Washington Daffodil Society Show – collections

The final post in this set will cover five stem and higher collections. WDS has several special awards for five stem collections, some of which share characteristics with collection calsses…

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2019 Washington Daffodil Society Show – standard results

In this post we will cover the standard single and three stem results. Best in show was “Lesley”, exhibited by Karen Cogar. Peter Ramsey has hybridized some superior daffodils over…

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Unknown Walmart daffodil

I bought a large number of clearance daffodils from local WalMart stores late last fall that were labeled ‘Jetfire’ and ‘Thalia’. I gave some bags away, planted some, and kept…

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2019 Washington Daffodil Society Show – miniature results

The Washington Daffodil Society held its sixty-ninth annual show this past weekend in Alexandria, Virginia at the Alexandria Scottish Rite Temple. The Temple is shrouded in history, as George Washington…

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Help with ID, please?

April 15, 2019
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Friends, my records show that I bought this cultivar in 1992 at the Ameriflora expo in Columbus, as ‘Tamar Fire’.  It should be a double, but as you can see,…

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Midwest Daffodil Society Regional Show?

April 14, 2019
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Two weeks from today at this time we are to be tearing down our show   .   60 degrees yesterday. Wuddya think?

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Peter Barr Cup

April 12, 2019
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On behalf of the daffodil growers of New Zealand I would like to congratulate Dr John Reed of Niles, Michigan on being this years recipient of the Peter Barr Cup…

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Historic Daffodil from Southern Virginia

April 12, 2019
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I have collected historic plants from my family homesite in southern Virginia.  This year, about 7 years after collecting a small daffodil bulb from the sight, we now have a…

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Amadeus x Assertion

April 12, 2019
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New seedlings from standard daffodils x N. assoanus/N. gaditanus are flowering

April 12, 2019
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