Colchicum luteum

January 11, 2008
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hi all here’s a little something to keep you going .. Two photos of Colchicum luteum Mark N Ireland

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Vulture names

January 11, 2008
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Keith – Your group of vultures would be called a cast, venue, or colony – here are more names for animal groups! Ethel Smith in MN  alligators: congregation antelope: herd…

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CJO – Abstract – The increase in the Spanish population of Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus during 1989–1999: effects of food and nest site availability   The increase in the Spanish…

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Black Vulture name contest, #2

January 11, 2008
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vulture A group of vultures is occasionally called a venue, and when circling in the air a group of vultures is called a kettle. http://vulturesociety.homestead.com/ some fascinating facts here That…

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Black Vulture name contest #2

January 11, 2008
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  Most people don’t know these long winged birds are a cavity nesting species. They will nest in caves, abandoned houses, hollow logs, or dog houses placed out in wooded…

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Black Vulture name contest

January 11, 2008
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These are Black Vultures because they have the black bare skin heads. The Turkey Vultures have a really ugly red skinned head. There is a Mexican Buzzard that they call…

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N.eigeniae

January 11, 2008
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Brian,   For the first time in Valdelinares at 24.3.1996 I saw many skiers but no N.eugeniae. At 25.3.2000 I tried it again and found masses of daffodils  in full flower.  …

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Flowering before death

January 10, 2008
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Daffodil Friends, Way back in 1989 the NCDS hosted an ADS Daffodil Convention in San Francisco. Being a National Show at home it was right at my peak bloom time…

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Brian’s naming of Azocor

January 10, 2008
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Neil Watson related the story of the naming of Azocor after I won a blue ribbon at the national with a bloom of it. Seems Brian ran around in the…

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Planting times in the American South

January 10, 2008
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Howdy,   To stir the pot, or add an observation: I try to plant around Labor Day in Atlanta, and i live in IN-town Atlanta which is warmer than the…

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Cultivar data and photo updates for DaffSeek.org

January 10, 2008
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DaffSeek now has over 1,600 new photographs, mostly from New Zealand photographers and visitors for your enjoyment. This brings the total number of photographs to over 13,000! Almost half of…

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Tui

January 9, 2008
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What a gorgeous photo of a very interesting bird – makes me think of an Audubon painting – beautiful! Ethel Smith in MN

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Flowering at Ngatimoti.

Happy New Year to all our daffodil friends!  It is mid-summer here and the New Zealand flax (Phormium) is in flower.  Much enjoyed by the tui.  This lovely photo was…

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