Daffodil Central Opens in Central Park Square Thursday

Volunteers Bernadette Kunsberg, left, and Anne Marsh process cases of daffodils delivered this morning at Daffodil Central. The flowers are being prepared for the annual Daffodils For Hospice drive, which benefits the Hospice Program of the Los Alamos Visiting Nurse Service. Daffodil Central at 181 Central Park Square will open to the public 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. or until sold out Saturday. There are 10 stems to a bunch and one bunch costs $5. One bunch in a vase costs $10 and two bunches in a vase costs $15. For information, call LAVNS at 505.662.2525. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Volunteers moved quickly today to unpack the daffodils and place them in water. From left, Bernadette Kunsberg, Hector Gonzalez, Alonso Rios, Dick Rochester and Judy Ireland. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Buckets of daffodils are ready for sale to the public beginning at 8 a.m. Thursday. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Volunteer Anne Marsh processes a shipment of daffodils. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Volunteer Bernadette Kunsberg stamps cards to place in the vases of daffodils as many people give them as gifts. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

 

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