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awomanonabike

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

Hosta

  • Season Icon Mid SummerMid Summer 2018
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awomanonabike

3 Aug 2018 • Not many flowers left on this but the ones that there are were enjoying the rain this morning 💦

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pottybird42

Oooo 'rain' I remember that stuff!! ☔️

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awomanonabike

Sorry Gillian 🙁 We’ve had quite a lot on and off over the last week. The garden is slowly recovering... @pottybird42

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pauline33

Evening Jacqueline same here rain on and of since it started but the garden is definitely enjoying it 🤗💦💦💦

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awomanonabike

I’ve even got some weeds growing 😂 One of the benefits of the drought has been that nothing was growing not even the weeds 😉 @pauline33

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pauline33

😂😂your so right a couple of weeks ago there was dandelion seeds blowing everywhere from the fields behind us and it seems like they’ve instantly grown into full grown plants 🙄

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awomanonabike

I can’t decide between dandelions and creeping buttercup as to which is my least favourite weed 🤔😡😂 @pauline33

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juliesgarden

Lovely photo 👍

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awomanonabike

Thanks Julie. It seems to have flowered for months this year 😊 @juliesgarden

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plants

Lovely photo 👍

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awomanonabike

Thanks Judy 😊 @plants

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DickieLeysh

Is this Hosta 'catherine'?

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  • Season Icon Late SpringLate Spring 2018
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awomanonabike

3 Jun 2018 • I’m not sure what has made this hosta so happy but it has never had such enormous leaves 💚

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rachelbrooks

Love this pic 💚 mine are too! Gone bonkers!!

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brightcolours

#hosta #foliagefriday #bestofjune

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Scratchycat13

W.o.w. 💕💕💕

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awomanonabike

Thanks. I wonder what has made the difference 🤔 I don’t think I’ve decided be anything different. A late but warm, dry spring? @rachelbrooks

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awomanonabike

Thanks Katie 😊 @brightcolours

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awomanonabike

Thanks Charmaine 😊💚 @Scratchycat13

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rachelbrooks

Maybe Jacq 🤷🏻‍♀️ I wondered if maybe as they get older they become a bit more resilient..? 🤔

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awomanonabike

🤔 Could be that too though this one is already pretty old. It’s the first hosta I ever planted, maybe 20 years ago 🤔 @rachelbrooks

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rachelbrooks

Oh! Ok, forget that theory then! 😂 no idea then 🤷🏻‍♀️

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awomanonabike

😂😂 Sorry 🤦‍♀️ @rachelbrooks

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wooley

Lovely

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  • Season Icon Mid SummerMid Summer 2017
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awomanonabike

How many of our plants are unnamed varieties passed on from friends and neighbours? In my case? 🤔 Half the garden 😊💚 #hosta #white

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columbiariver

Lovely. How nice to have plants from friends

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rachelbrooks

Or in mine...one! 🙈 this is a lovely pic - green and white is so very soothing 💚

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awomanonabike

I have a little area where I put plants I've potted up from divisions & self-seeding & then wait to hijack any unsuspecting visitor who leaves their car boot open 😉😂 @columbiariver @rachelbrooks

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rachelbrooks

I definitely need to visit...😉

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awomanonabike

Make sure you bring your car 🚗 @rachelbrooks

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