Grand Bouquet

Account of WAIKATO STUD LTD, Matamata.



Foaled 10th October 2015

Bay Filly


F 15

Branded: wsnr sh; 80 over 5 off sh


Savabeel (AUS)



Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Lady Giselle


Savannah Success

Success Express

Hold Your Peace

Alma Mater





No Excuse Needed


Mr. Prospector





Last Tycoon

Head of the River

Shirley Heights

SAVABEEL (AUS) (Brown 2001-Stud 2005). 3 wins-1 at 2, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Champion NZ Sire 2014-15 & 2015-16. Sire of 567 rnrs, 365 wnrs, 53 SW, inc. Sangster (Victoria Derby, Gr.1), Lucia Valentina, Soriano, Savaria, Kawi, Scarlett Lady, Costume, Diademe, Pasadena Girl, Brambles, Sound Proposition, Floria, Lady Kipling, Saavoya, Savvy Nature, Chintz, My Emotion, Do Ra Mi, Tullamore, Nurse Kitchen, Mabeel, Coldplay, etc.

1st dam

DAFFODIL, by No Excuse Needed. Champion 3YO in NZ in 2008-09. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2400m, NZ$550,825, A$498,400, AJC Australian Oaks,Gr.1, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas,Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Windsor Park Challenge P.,Gr.1, Taranaki RC Schweppervescence H., WRC Industrial Distributors 2YO H., Marton JC Farmlands H., Taranaki RC Platinum Homes 3YO Fillies S., 2d Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S.,Gr.3, Masterton RC Lowland S.,Gr.3, Wanganui JC Fillies' S.,L, Hawkes Bay Karen Zimmerman Racing H., 3d Otaki Maori RC WFA S.,Gr.1, 4th Hawkes Bay Kelt Capital S.,Gr.1, New Zealand Oaks,Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Cup,Gr.1, STC Ranvet S.,Gr.1, Manawatu Classic,Gr.3. This is her fourth living foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race, inc:-

Snowdrop (f. by Pins). 6 wins at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$87,075, to 2015-16, ARC Dream Beds H., First Global Logistics H., Waikato RC SVS Veterinary Supplies H., WRC Lucia Valentina H., 2d ARC Auckland Co-Op Taxis H., 3d ARC Devan Plastics H.

2nd dam

SPRING, by O'Reilly. 2 wins at 1400m. Three-quarter-sister toTralee Chorus, half-sister toGOOD FAITH(dam ofTULLY DANE,MYGOODGRACE),Heads or Tales. Dam of 6 foals, all winners, inc:-

DAFFODIL(No Excuse Needed). 8 wins. See above.

Smart Giant. 5 wins at 1400m, 1800m, HK$3,798,150, HKJC High Autonomy H., 4th Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Classic Mile,HK-1.

3rd dam

HEAD OF THE RIVER, by Shirley Heights. Placed at 3 in GB. Half-sister toDRY DOCK,Showboat,River Patrol(dam ofNORSE DANCER), Charlotte Dundas (dam ofBAND GIPSY), Mail Boat (dam ofMAIL THE DESERT). Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

GOOD FAITH(Straight Strike). Top filly on The 1996-97 Australasian 2YO Classification. Joint Head of The 1996-97 NZ 2YO Free H. 2 wins at 2, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S.,Gr.1, Great Northern Foal S.,Gr.3, 2d Matamata Breeders' S.,Gr.2, 3d Waikato RC Star Way S.,L. Dam of-

TULLY DANE(Danehill). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, NZ$25,000, A$212,300, VATC HDF McNeil S.,Gr.3, 3d ARC Railway H.,Gr.1. Sire.

MYGOODGRACE(Royal Academy). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$99,060, CJC Canterbury Breeders' S.,L, ARC Staples Rodway H. Producer.

The Cat's Whiskers. 2 wins to 1600m, 2d Rotorua RC Star 3YO H. Dam of-

TAVY(Tavistock). 3 wins at 1400m, 1500m, NZ$126,900, to 2015-16, ARC Trevor Eagle Memorial S.,L, 3d ARC Eight Carat Classic,Gr.2.

Private. Unraced. Dam of-

BELIEVE YOURSELF(Sebring). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$313,950, S$288,910, to 2016, ATC Sweet Embrace S.,Gr.2, 3d Singapore TC Patron's Bowl,Sgp-1, 4th ATC Golden Slipper S.,Gr.1.