Recognition of an ADS member

February 8, 2008
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All, Nice when one of the daffodilian clan gets recognition in another organization: Linda Van Beck has been awarded the Florida Federated Garden Club’s medal of Individual Achievement in Horticulture…

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Tazettas grown in alcohol

February 8, 2008
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Hello everyone, As I read the Home and Garden section of the Memphis Commercial Appeal this morning an article by Felder Rushing caught my eye. He was describing how growing tazettas…

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Snowdrop with cyclamineus delusions

Hi,     I had a lot of enquiries about this snowdrop.  It is one from about 10 bulbs of Galanthus elwesii.  They came from Holland.  This is a first…

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Blooming in Livermore, #3

February 6, 2008
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And finally, Macdalla, which opened this morning, and seems perfect, destined only to improve as the days pass.  This is all for now. Melissa  

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Blooming in Livermore, #2

February 6, 2008
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Sobersides has opened with mittens, but again, a welcome sight for the early season. Melissa East of the SF Bay in northern California, where daytime temperatures are in the 50s…

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Blooming in Livermore #1

February 6, 2008
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The first of the new bulbs have opened.  Creation has two beautiful blooms, a treat in early February despite one having only 5 tepals.  I expect this to bloom later…

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Charleston Daffodil connection

February 6, 2008
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I passed along the request for daffodil stories that was recently posted to a friend who is not on this list. She has been in touch with the author, Melissa…

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Snowdrop With Cyclamineus delusions

Hi,     Attached a photo of snowdrop in flower today.  The petals are swept back, cyclamineus fashion, making it stand out from the rest.          …

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Storms

February 6, 2008
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Those of you in Arkansas, Alabama and West and Middle Tennessee, please let us know how you are.  I am in East Tennessee and we only received a lot of…

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n cyclamineus

February 6, 2008
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Ian Tyler has just reported that he has some foliage on the N cyclamineus seed I sent out 18 months ago. I wonder if anyone else has had success with…

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Trip to Brent and Becky’s Bulbs

February 5, 2008
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Dear All, If you plan to join the trip to Brent and Becky’s on the Sunday of the convention, please plan to make your plane reservations for 6:30 or later. …

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Another viridiflorus seedling – 6

February 5, 2008
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Friends, This seedling, just open today, is intermediate in size. It’s the earliest of several siblings that opened double last year – and not the best one. But, as last…

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[BODnet] inquiry asking for help

February 5, 2008
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In a message dated 2/5/2008 3:12:26 PM Eastern Standard Time, writes: I have sent her a long email and sections of an article I am currently working on for The…

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