Help identifying

April 23, 2019
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Amanda Hallman is asking for help identifying this Daffodil. She says she lives in zone 7b. I live in zone 6b so this would be a very late cultivar. It…

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Convention weather

April 22, 2019
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I’m starting to pack for convention. I thought I would share a long range weather report with you. https://www.accuweather.com/en/us/minneapolis-mn/55415/may-weather/348794 The weather looks GREAT! Highs in the upper 60s and lows…

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Sad News about Lois Van Wie

April 21, 2019
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Dear All, Barbara Mertz and  Carol Rush have advised us that their mother, Lois Van Wie has passed away.  Lois was an active member of the Eastern Tennessee Daffodil Society…

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A View of the Northern California Daffodil Society’s 2019 March Season

April 18, 2019
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Our Bay Area 2018/2019 Fall weather was exceptionally mild – seemingly there was not enough chill to provide that needed for cultivars’ development and bloom for shows. Until late-January! The…

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Activities of Two Daffodil Persons in Northern California

April 18, 2019
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The activities of two persons emerged as notable during our Northern California Daffodil Society show season: Susan Duncan and Merle Reuser. Susan (and husband Ron) have settled in Reno, Nevada.…

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New seedling

April 17, 2019
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..this is not as intensely coloured as its grandparent but just measures div. 3. Great thanks to everyone sending pictures of your daffodil shows, they are much appreciated!    

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Gloucester Daffodil Show

April 17, 2019
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Good morning Peggy Bowditch passed on images and Show results for the Gloucester Daffodil Show. There has been much activity as this is an exciting new venture with this new…

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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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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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