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DS members bulb lottery

Len Olive has extended the closing date for the purchase of 2020 bulb lottery tickets. The closing date is now 30 April 2020 There are some great bulbs on the prize list which can be found Here. Many thanks to all … Continue reading

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The Ones That Got Away – Derrick Turbitt seedlings

Wow! These four 1W-O seedlings would certainly have made an impact at Enniskillen show on 4 April. They are sister seedlings from (Pink Silk x Edenderry) x Lutana Click on Images to Enlarge The seedling below is from a different … Continue reading

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Tribute to the NHS – Alan Robinson

Some people clap, paint rainbows, bang pots and pans. Alan Robinson says it with flowers. This is a fantastic tribute. Thanks for sending it for the website.

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The Ones that got away – Alan Robinson

Some lovely flowers from Alan Robinson. He is setting up his show entries as usual. These are for the Elsecar & District C&G Society  (4 April) and Wrenthorpe Society (5 April) . I reckon he has some winners here. Click … Continue reading

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BBC Gardeners World report on Daffodil Society show 2019

Hope you all managed to watch the Gardener’s World episode last night. (Friday 3rd April) Brilliant portrayal of The Society. Well done everyone and especially to Camilla and crew. Gill Griffin Well said, Gill. Judging by all the personal email … Continue reading

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The Ones That Got Away – more from Mike Lewis

    Photographs Courtesy of Mike Lewis – Click on Images to Enlarge

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A Spring show from Adrian & Ron Scamp

Here is a touch of Cornwall from Adrian and Ron Scamp. What a lovely thing to share. Although bulb growers are not having to compost their stocks – the sad outcome for all the bedding plants etc that were due … Continue reading

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Images for painting and Vic Coe in bloom

Graham generously offered to deliver some of his blooms to members of his local botanical art group to paint.  Ordinary daffodils are a challenge to draw and paint successfully so I hope they had fun and enjoyed the challenge of … Continue reading

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Images from RHS Rosemoor – Michael Baxter

Always a lovely garden to visit and the venue for the pre-lockdown Daffodil show. The daffodil plantings seemed especially good this year. Thanks Michael. Click on Images to Enlarge

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The ones that got away – Richard Hilson

More from Richard – What a lovely image of Tracey and gorgeous colour on the pinks. Click on Images to Enlarge

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