Stories

January 9, 2008
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Dear Bill Lee,   You never ask an Irishman if he has any more stories to tell.  Especially this one!   But having done so, I’ll bet you money you…

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Digging and planting time in North East Texas

January 9, 2008
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I hope you don’t get this twice! I cut out one photo to resend. KK Keith Kridler Mt. Pleasant, Texas Located in the narrow north/south strip of “Post Oak Savannah”…

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How the daffodil got its name

January 9, 2008
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Brian, I loved the story of how ‘Itzim’ got its name. Got any more? I like the ones that show a twist or some humor. Bill Lee Start the year…

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Digging and planting time in North East Texas

January 9, 2008
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Keith Kridler Mt. Pleasant, Texas Located in the narrow north/south strip of “Post Oak Savannah” soil type region of northeast Texas. My house sits just 40 miles south and east…

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Fw: New

Hein and All, I’m surprised to see a double Itzim – quite unusual! Recently contributors have been detailing how/why flowers got their names. I confess to being responsible for the peculiar,…

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Variability in N. italicus -?

January 8, 2008
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Howdy, A little birdie who’s rather computer illiterit asked me to ask: Have folks who grow N. italicus noticed variability in it, and if so, what sort of differences and…

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New Daffnet Member

January 8, 2008
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Friends, Please welcome Lee Paulsen, a new Daffnet member.  Lee lives in Southern Calif and is a current member of the North American Rock Garden Society and the Pacific Bulb…

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My humble observations

January 8, 2008
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Dear Daffnet friends,   I would like to make a few comments regarding several issues that some of you have brought up over the past few days.  I hope those…

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2. N.radinganorum (Brian S. Duncan)

January 8, 2008
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> Brian, N. radinganorum might not take any ribbons but I think it’s a darling flower – I like those old-fashioned twisty petals – so different from the prim and…

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FW: Maiden’s Blush – plea for help

January 8, 2008
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fyi; y’all can either respond to her directy, i suppose, or email me back directly then i’ll forward on to her….   -s From: Jennifer Twydell [mailto:] Sent: Tuesday, January…

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Emergency Daffodil Planting Measures

January 8, 2008
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Some of us were taken to task for implying that pasting bulbs together with mud, planting them at our leisure months after the ideal time, soaking them in magic potions,…

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N.radinganorum

Hello Paul, Attached are three pictures of N. radinganorum, reputedly so named because a botanist from Reading Univ. in England was with the Spanish botanists when they found it in…

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And old!

We show older and newer daffodils in the first week of january Double Itzim and Maximus   Hein Meeuwissen, Voorhout, Holland

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