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awomanonabike

When I'm not on my bike, you'll find me in my organic-ish garden in #Cumbria. Favourite plants? Wisteria, hellebores, peonies, philadelphus...

Geum coccineum 'Queen of Orange'

  • Season Icon Late SpringLate Spring 2020
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awomanonabike

This has to be providing the best #colourpop of anything in the garden right now 🧡💚🧡

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sabbanrula

It’s a real eye catcher 🧡🧡

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Mary200631

Agreed xx

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cee

You can't beat a geum for a show of colour, they are fab🧡

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awomanonabike

Isn’t it just! @sabbanrula

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awomanonabike

😊 @Mary200631

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awomanonabike

That really are 👌 @cee

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andybunn

They are awesome

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awomanonabike

Thanks Andy 😊 @andybunn

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  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2020
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awomanonabike

Good morning all! I think I need more of this in my life. I love the pop of colour it brings 🧡 #colourpop #geum-queen-of-orange

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awomanonabike

It’s great Jason, and really tough. Soon the alliums will open and I’ll get one of my favourite colour combos 💜🧡💜🧡 @Jasonsparkes1

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solly1961

Morning Jacqueline, vivid orange certainly stand out amongst the foliage. Beauty

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awomanonabike

Hi Mark, yes it really does doesn’t it, and they’re not large flowers but they pack a real punch for their size. So vivid @solly1961

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awomanonabike

Find some on here and wishlist them? Have you tried tithonia? I grew some for the first time last year and they are a fantastic orange @Jasonsparkes1

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juliesgarden

Ohh that’s lovely Jacqueline 🧡🧡

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awomanonabike

I definitely need more geums Julie 😍 @juliesgarden

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pelly

Afternoon Jacqueline, thank you, you've just given me a name for my orange one. They really are super little plants 🌺🌺🌺

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awomanonabike

You’re welcome. They really are aren’t they 🧡 @pelly

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  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2019
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awomanonabike

6 May 2019 • I thought this was geum urbanum but potted it up just in case... Turned out to be a wise move 🧡🧡🧡

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awomanonabike

Two queens 🖤💚

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tomday8

Both as regal as the other 😊

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awomanonabike

They are aren't they Tom. I don't remember them being in flower at the same time last year, but I may just not have been paying attention. It was BGT (before Garden Tags) 😉 @tomday8

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tomday8

Hah! BGT - love it! Truly though, GT is great, I am already making notes on posts and the photos will help when comparing years. It's great 😀 @awomanonabike

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awomanonabike

It has made such a huge difference to how I look at plants, and yes looking forward to being able to compare years. @tomday8

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juliesgarden

Fab combo 😍😍

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awomanonabike

Thanks Julie! 😊 @juliesgarden

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