Post Convention SI Tour

November 18, 2019
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I met with Aaron Russ today to advance planning for the Post World Convention South Island tour.  We became aware that we have set a registration date close to the…

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New Zealand North Island National Daffodil Show 2020

November 17, 2019
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The 2020 New Zealand North Island National Daffodil Show will be held in Hamilton on Saturday September 12th and Sunday September 13th. For those not familiar with New Zealand, Hamilton…

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Narcissus x barrae and Narcissus grandae

November 16, 2019
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A new species ‘N. grandae’ has been described. I think it is allotetraploid like for example N. miniatus and N. tortifolius. It has beautiful flowers and is vigerous and therefore…

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Thanks to these generous bulb donors

November 15, 2019
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Richard Ezell, Sue Luken and Kathleen Simpson all took the time to label, box and mail bulbs for the bulb exchanges at the Virginia Daffodil Society October meeting and the…

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Request for cards and letters

November 11, 2019
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Loyce McKenzie would like to hear from you. Please take a moment out of your busy day and write her a card or a letter. Her address is Rm 108,…

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Fire and Daffodils

November 4, 2019
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Good morning In light of all the California fires in recent years and a recent back cover of a Journal with an emerging Daffodil I thought this would generate some…

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Gloucester 2019 Show Photographer?

Frank (ADS Exec. Dir.) posted photos from the Gloucester VA ADS Show in April that Peggy Bowditch had given him. I’m working on the 2019 Show Winners PDF files for…

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Belated Happy Halloween & Fall Planting

November 1, 2019
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On a handout virtually copied from one Bob Spotts wrote years ago and that we adapted to our clime and calendar in Chicago, we advised: “Plant before Halloween.” Our Midwest…

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A Gower question

Here’s a question for (probably) the New Zealand contingent.  I got Janet Gower, 2 Y-P, from Jason Delaney this year.  It is supposedly an unregistered Bell bulb that John Reed…

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Dona Townsend

October 30, 2019
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I need to pass along to you the sad news that founding Oregon Daffodil Society member Dona Townsend died on Monday, October 28.  She was hospitalized for a few weeks…

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N. serotinus growing notes

October 28, 2019
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I thought I’d write about my experience growing Narcissus serotinus over the past year as I find things like this written by others to be fascinating. Feel free to offer…

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2020 world convention

October 24, 2019
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Registrations are now open Up dated program is published on the NDAA website with links to eventbrite https://www.ndaa.org.au/wdc_2020.html# Registration and details for the Tasmanian pre convention trip and the convention…

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2019 RHS Yearbook

October 23, 2019
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Good morning everyone I just received an update on the 2019 RHS Yearbook. It will not be published until December. They also believe the pricing should remain about the same…

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