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The Sodshow: The Molly Bloom Tulip and James Joyce


The SodShow, Dublin’s only garden radio show. Live every Friday @ 3pm – or after tea-time in podcast

On this weeks show:

Pictured above: James Joyce, Mary McClure, Nol van Ruiten,  Ambassador Paul Schellekens, Jan Guldenmond, Peter Donegan and Miriam Yakop – Image courtesy Netherlands Embassy – Paul Garry 23 October 2012

On this weeks show Peter heads to Dublin’s National Botanic Gardens where the newly named tulip ‘Molly Bloom’ is being planted [alongside a host of other bulbs] to show the face of Ireland’s most famous Dubliner James Joyce.

Peter chats with its designer ex Keukenhof head Jan Guldenmond and his assistant Nol van Ruiten; The Ambassador to The Netherlands Paul Schellekens; Mary McClure who chose the name for the bulb and also Dr Matthew Jebb, head of Dublin’s Botanic Gardens.

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Update: May 24th 2013

I got this in via email from the very lovely Miriam of The Netherlands Embassy….

Thanks Miriam. 😉


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