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cyndi

Love nature!! zone Ga 8-8b spread kindness around like confetti! Always stay humble and kind. GT Ambassador.

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cyndi

#lookingback It might feel very #springlike today but we have a bit before spring actually is here! Saw a Zebra longwing #butterfly yesterday birds chirping away today outside my window while all I wanna do is get seeds started and see all my beautiful flowers again! Tired from yesterdays work! Did a tiny bit today! Wanna just go gungho and work my butt off outside but that would be bad! 😂😊 so I figured a tiny bit every day will do! #zinnia #frameworthy

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dan5584

Fabulous darling 💕

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pixierose

@cyndi Beautiful picture hun, take it easy you’ve got time enough. 😊🙏🏼

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cyndi

Thank you very much Dan @dan5584

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cyndi

Thank you Christine @pixierose seems like I don't with so much to catch up on from being down for so long last growing season! Lol ...little baby steps only for now! My body can't handle much more than that! Lol Xo

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pixierose

@cyndi Oh hun I’m sorry to hear that. I finally got a bit of mojo back last year as I had a gardener cause I couldn’t garden. I’m not sure what I’ll be able to do this year so I understand. I had surgery early December & I’ve got back surgery February 4th so will be on crutches for 6-8wks and then physio. It’s so frustrating. Just take little steps like you say. 🙏🏼

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cyndi

I truly hope your surgery goes well and you heal quickly... same for both of us a little bit at time and not to much at a time. Best wishes @pixierose

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pixierose

@cyndi Thank you so much. 🙏🏼Me too, I really want to get back to some sort of normality. Yup, baby steps and plenty of rest. 😊🙏🏼

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cyndi

Very welcome xoxo hugs xoxo @pixierose

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pixierose

@cyndi Thanks hun and sending hugs 🤗 right back at ya. I hope you feel better soon! ☺️🙏🏼

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cyndi

Thank you Janice @lovestogarden

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cyndi

A #teenietiny #zinnia #stillgoingstrong

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midnightgardener

Lovely flower 😍😍

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cyndi

Thanks @midnightgardener

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jeatacake

Nice one Cyndi 😍 Not sure what state mine will be in at home, even those in the greenhouse!

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cyndi

This just recently popped up its so little Jeff @jeatacake when you do home? Do you have a mister on timer set up in your greenhouse/yard for when your away?

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cyndi

#pink #zinnia #stillgoingstrong

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kez001uk

They’re still going strong 😯💖

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cyndi

A few def are Kerry @kez001uk

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cyndi

More #blooms have shown up. #zinnia #flowersinflowers #stillblooming #stillgoingstrong #zinniabuds #bud

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andilynn

The unopen blooms remind me if stained glass.

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kez001uk

Love how they look as they open up ❤️

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cyndi

They def are beautiful buds @andilynn @kez001uk

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heatherdirtyhands

Reminds me of a zombie eye or skeleton hands holding a brain lol I'm in the Halloween mindset

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cyndi

Lol @heatherdirtyhands

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cyndi

More #blooms have shown up. #zinnia #flowersinflowers #stillblooming #stillgoingstrong

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andilynn

Definitely one of my favorites. Had hummingbirds hitting on them. Never knew.

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cyndi

Its amazing watching them poke their beaks in them @andilynn

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anges

Gorgeous 💓💓💓

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cyndi

Thank you @anges

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cyndi

Theres a few #zinnia #stillgoingstrong

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cyndi

#zinnia #stillgoingstrong with a #skipperbutterfly #upclose #closeup #wildlifewednesday #beneficialinsect #beneficialcritter #critterarazzi #goodbug #wildlife

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tkept

@cyndi Another great shot 😁👍

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cyndi

Thank you Tom @tkept

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KariSamuel

Beautiful capture!

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cyndi

Thank you Kari @KariSamuel

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anges

Fantastic photo 😍

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cyndi

Thank you Ange @anges

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anges

You're welcome 😀

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cyndi

Whoever cut my nana tree cut my pretty pink #zinnia head off. Grow your own damnit.

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lovestogarden

😠 Cyndi, I must say, your 📷 shows the amazing leaf formation on this plant. 🤗💞

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cyndi

Thank you Janice @lovestogarden xo

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gjones

Frustration!

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cyndi

Very frustrating Katy @gjones

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KariSamuel

I liked it because of your comment! But I get it... why are some people so mean?!? 🥺 We don't have sidewalks, so kids will come up the curb, to my 2 gardens that are closest to the road & occasionally grab & run! 🙁

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heelerpup

@KariSamuel There’s lots of ways to stop these things, but at the risk of being called mean, I’ll simply say that kids who aren’t taught, won’t learn, and their kids won’t learn either. Had to teach some adult children next door earlier this month. It takes a village, wether the village signed up for it or not. As fellow humans I think we are all obligated to teach humanity what is right and not. Resting easy without worry of one’s property is priceless. 🐶

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cyndi

#zinnia

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gjones

Amazing! They're still blooming and looking great! I wonder how long they'll bloom for you🤔

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cyndi

Till our first hard freeze Katy @gjones thank you

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cyndi

#perfectpink #pink #zinnia i got a bunch done today which is good but im so tired now... pulled out a blanket for tonight lmao prepped...

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gjones

So pretty. Do you have a lot of plants that need to be protected from colder temperatures?

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cyndi

Thank you Katy @gjones... i have a few that would do better and not need protection if i lived in middle Florida .. but i just cover most of them if its needed and some go under a make shift shelter i put tarp on just to be safe. Some are a tad sensitive like the angel trumpets for example and my gold vein.. i just mainly use sheets if its supposed to be below freezing temperatures

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lesliecole49

I buy sheer curtains at the goodwill for covers. Works well so far

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cyndi

#yellow #zinnia #flowersinflowers

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gjones

Soooo pretty💛😍

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cyndi

Thank you Katy @gjones

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wtwitchell6969

Morning @cyndi hope you’re having fun and your family are well

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cyndi

Morning its just me ... i live alone ...thank you very much... im ok.. hope you and all yours are doing great as well.. @wtwitchell6969

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wtwitchell6969

Busy bee then x

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cyndi

#pink #zinnia #flowersinflowers #crabspider #insect #tinyworld

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cyndi

#zinnia #pink

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gjones

So bright - it's really pretty!

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cyndi

This was so vivid thank you Katy @gjones

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Jenny10

💖

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sherrisgarden

Gorgeous photo of a perfect flower. 😍😍

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cyndi

Thank you Sherri @sherrisgarden

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sherrisgarden

You're most welcome 😘

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cyndi

#zinnia

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gjones

They're beautiful😍😍

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cyndi

Thank you Katy @gjones

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cyndi

#fadingbeauty #zinnia #zinnia-seedhead #seedhead-zinnia

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cyndi

#butterfly on a #zinnia #flowersinflowers #gulffritillarybutterfly #beneficialcritter #beneficialinsect #critterarazzi #details #upclose #macro #closeup

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BillWatson

I need your camera Cyndi

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cyndi

Lol its a galaxy s 10 plus Bill @BillWatson ill take that as a compliment xoxo ty

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Sussanah

Magnificent butterflies 🦋

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cyndi

Thanks @Sussanah they sure are

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valjones-hughes

Marvellous shot Cyndi

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cyndi

Thank you Val @valjones-hughes

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pmulder

Wow!❤️

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cyndi

Thank you @pmulder @edelweiss001

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edelweiss001

Looking closely at his face....he reminds me of a lizard or a gecko maybe

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maldavis

@cyndi @laneygarden @treefrog44 my prayers are with all of you in the face of this storm. Please stay safe.

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cyndi

#butterfly on a #zinnia #flowersinflowers #gulffritillarybutterfly #beneficialcritter #beneficialinsect #critterarazzi

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cyndi

#mixedzinnia #zinnia

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cyndi

#zinnia

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gjones

Oh that's beautiful! I like the little crown in the center😊

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cyndi

Me too it was so different from the others thnk you Katy @gjones

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cyndi

#zinnia-bud opening

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kez001uk

Lovely 💛 they look so good at all stages of growth

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cyndi

They sure do Kerry @kez001uk

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cyndi

#zinnia #flowersinflowers

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gjones

Beautiful varieties! The bottom right one would be my favourite! The colours are lovely together.

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cyndi

Thank you Katy @gjones I love zinnia wish I had all the types.. saw a hummer gathering some nectar from a few of them today. I wasn't close enough to get a decent picture tho.

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gjones

I'll send you a mixture of some of my zinnia seeds😊

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cyndi

Awww thank you Katy @gjones that's very kind of you..

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gjones

Your very welcome!

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richard.spicer.7906

They look fantastic 👍🏼 I must try zinnia next year, hopefully will have better space to sow seeds next spring.

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cyndi

They are def lovely flowers Rich @richard.spicer.7906 and attract many pollinators best wishes on growing them

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cyndi

The #stalking of this I don't want my picture taken #butterfly paid off somewhat. Clear as I could get on it. Had to zoom. #critterarazzi #wildlife #beneficialcritter

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ShelleySnyder

Wow!! Incredible!💘😍

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cyndi

Ty very much Shelley @ShelleySnyder

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ShelleySnyder

Very welcome!💘😍

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juliesgarden

Beautiful butterfly 🦋

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cyndi

Thank you Julie @juliesgarden

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Jenny10

Great pictures!

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cyndi

Thank you @Jenny10

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Jenny10

You're welcome!

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sherrisgarden

Beautiful !! 😍😍

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gjones

Gorgeous butterfly! Great photos😍

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cyndi

Thanks Ladies Sherri @sherrisgarden and Katy @gjones

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cyndi

#flowersinflowers #zinnia

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saco

Love it, great pic!!! @cyndi #upclose #macro

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cyndi

Thank you @saco I love the #tinyflowers in them.

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cyndi

#male #skipperbutterfly on a #zinnia #flowersinflowers #hylephila-phyleus #fieryskipper #butterfly #tinybutterfly #wildlifewednesday #beneficialinsect #closeup #upclose the females are a darker brown in color.

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belindah

Great shots

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cyndi

Thanks @belindah

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jeatacake

Great pics Cyndi 😍

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cyndi

Thanks Jeff @jeatacake not many reg larger ones this year.. frighting low numbers.. I've seen maybe 4 or 5 of swallowtail but that's it.. scary.. small skippers are even down in numbers this year.. I organic garden all the way.. so worried about why so few

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jeatacake

It's the same here. I've seen all the varieties as usual this year, but in much lower numbers 😞

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gjones

Great closeups!

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cyndi

Tyvm @gjones

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cyndi

#male #skipperbutterfly on a #zinnia #flowersinflowers #hylephila-phyleus #fieryskipper #butterfly #tinybutterfly #wildlifewednesday #beneficialinsect #closeup #upclose

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kez001uk

Great photos!

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cyndi

Thanks Kerry @kez001uk xo

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laneygarden

Fantastic pics!!

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cyndi

Thank you @laneygarden

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cyndi

#flowersinflowers #zinnia

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sherrisgarden

Pretty flower Great shot . 😍😍

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cyndi

Thank you Sherri @sherrisgarden xo

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columbiariver

Gorgeous pic

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cyndi

Thank you Laura @columbiariver

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juliesgarden

Great photo 💓

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cyndi

Thank you Julie @juliesgarden

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sherrisgarden

You're very welcome 😘

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cyndi

#badcaterillars I gave him to the cat.. lol ... #zinnia #flowersinflowers #wildlifewednesday

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Sussanah

😂

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Sussanah

Cat like it

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cyndi

I didn't stay and watch to see if it ate it @Sussanah lol

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Sussanah

It’s 5:16 am here. Can’t sleep

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cyndi

Sounds like me lately.. hard to get any sleep ... hope you find some sleep and great rest... @Sussanah

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Sussanah

Thanks mate. August always has westerly winds in Brisbane that are so cold.

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Sussanah

No gardening or painting

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cyndi

Very welcome.. Opposit here way to warm.. stay warm my friend @Sussanah

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grex

super!👏

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cyndi

Thank you @grex

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cyndi

#pink #zinnia #flowersinflowers #perfection

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gjones

Beautiful flower and great photo

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cyndi

Thank you very much Katy @gjones

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Sussanah

💗💞💖💝💓

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cyndi

These are some tall #zinnia #pink #flowersinflowers

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cyndi

Another #vibrantpink #zinnia #flowersinflowers

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mich

It’s a gorgeous colour Cyndi 😍💗

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KariSamuel

I love the flowers within a flower flowers!! 💖

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gjones

That really is a vibrant pink💖💖

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cyndi

#zinnia at first light #mixed

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laneygarden

Gorgeous!!! Such variety!

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cyndi

Thank you Laney @laneygarden

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gjones

Beautiful flowers😍

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cyndi

Thank you Katy @gjones

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jeatacake

These are just beautiful Cyndi 🤩👍

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cyndi

Thank you very much Jeff @jeatacake

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jeatacake

Most welcome Cyndi

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cyndi

An extremely #vibrant #pink #zinnia no edits at all. I dont have time for that.. lol.. its def a #popofcolor

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gjones

Bright hot pink!💞💖

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novicegardenlover

Now that's an eye-catching pink! 😎💖

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cyndi

Def couldn't miss it it was so bright @lesliecole49 @gjones @novicegardenlover ty

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cyndi

#orange #zinnia

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janetandjim

Such great photos!

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cyndi

Thank you Janet @janetandjim this cell camera rocks

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janetandjim

@Cyndi what kind did you get? I need to get a new one.

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cyndi

Samsung Galaxy s 10 plus... it's worth the money.. it's an Investment.. you can do everything on it. And great size screen too.. if you do decide to get it.. let me know.. I'll lead ya to some videos to learn some tips tricks etc of it.. it's an awesome rocking phone.. Janet @janetandjim

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janetandjim

@cyndi it looks great. I’ve had iPhones forever, and I was hoping I could make it until September when the new phones come out. The Galaxy is tempting.

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cyndi

Its def worth it.. iPhone arnt as good as they use to be. This phone blows them out the water.. I researched phones for months before I made a choice.. it had to be the best of the best.. this was it for me.. @janetandjim lots of space and fast too.

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gjones

Fab photo and beautiful flower!

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cyndi

Thank you Katy @gjones

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janetandjim

@cyndi thanks for the info. It definitely sounds like something I’ll research

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cyndi

Very welcome @janetandjim

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cyndi

#whiye #zinnia

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kez001uk

Oh this one is pretty 🤩

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cyndi

Thank you Kerry @kez001uk it sure is

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janetandjim

That’s nice, such a different form.

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gjones

This is a pretty one! Love these flowers😊

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cyndi

Thank you @janetandjim @gjones

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cyndi

#purple #zinnia with a #tiny #spider

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lesliecole49

I love the crown of flowers in the center

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cyndi

Thank you Leslie @lesliecole49 it is lovely

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cyndi

#zinniabuds

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sherrisgarden

Great shot. 😍

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cyndi

Thank you Sherri @sherrisgarden

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cyndi

Perfect #pink #zinnia

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gjones

A perfect flower💖💞💖

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cyndi

It was pure perfection Katy @gjones

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cyndi

#orange #zinnia

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cyndi

#zinnia #zinnabud testing new phone camera

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novicegardenlover

Looks great Cyndi

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cyndi

Thank you Susan @novicegardenlover

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columbiariver

Beautiful

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cyndi

Thank you Laura @columbiariver

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KariSamuel

This is definitely a new camera!! Congrats! This is gorgeous!

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cyndi

Thank you Kari @KariSamuel

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gjones

Great photo!

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cyndi

Ty Katy @gjones

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cyndi

new phone testing of camera #zinnia

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cyndi

#drizzling a tiny bit the day was mild compared to what its been lately so thats great.. #zinnia with #water on it

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kez001uk

Love the colours 💛💖

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cyndi

Thanks Kerry @kez001uk

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gjones

Both so pretty😊

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cyndi

Thank you Katy @gjones

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cyndi

#zinnia #orange and #white u think im gonna redo all the beds i just dont like the look of them so come fall/winter a complete redo. After everthing has died back some

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cyndi

#purple #zinnia

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cyndi

#red #pink #zinnia

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jeatacake

Superb ❤💖

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cyndi

TT Jeff @jeatacake

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cyndi

#red its hidden but there lol #orange #yellow #pink #white #zinnia

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cyndi

Is this picture missing now cus I can no longer see it ??? @KariSamuel

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bluefox23

Green screen on my iPad

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cyndi

Well darn it was here yesterday thanks @bluefox23

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KariSamuel

Here today!! xoxo

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cyndi

I still don't see it @KariSamuel

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cyndi

#zinnia #cosmo

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cyndi

#red #zinnia

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cyndi

#pink #zinnia

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cyndi

#orange #zinnia

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bks

Sooo beautiful☺️

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cyndi

Thank you @bks

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columbiariver

What a beautiful picture 💛🧡

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cyndi

Thank you @columbiariver

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columbiariver

I love this color

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cyndi

#orange #zinnia

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cyndi

#zinnia-flowerbud #spider #greenlynx #greenlynxspider #goodbug but shivers anyways #buds #flowerbuds #closeup #upclose

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columbiariver

Cool! 🦗

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cyndi

Just a few colors and types of #zinnia #orange #pink #white #red #purple #lightpink

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gjones

All so beautiful😍😍😍

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jeatacake

Sensational Cyndi 🧡💖💜🧡💗

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cyndi

Thank y'all @gjones @jeatacake

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jeatacake

Very welcome Cyndi

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cyndi

#pink #zinnia

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cyndi

Deanna @ladeebug one of these reds i think is what seeds ya sent me cus its def in the area i put them at. Both #red ones are actually darker than pic shows. thank you. #zinnias #zinnia #orange #pink

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ladeebug

How pretty ❤️‼️

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cyndi

Thank you @ladeebug xo

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jeatacake

Great range of colours 👍😍

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cyndi

Have white pink purple yellow orange red and suppose to be some multiple colored ones but so far haven't seen any of those yet Jeff @jeatacake i love zinnias #easytogrow and make a splash of color and beneficial to good bugs! Def can't go wrong with zinnias. 😍 thank you

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jeatacake

They are fabulous Cyndi, but a bit like with a few plants here, our growing season is only just long enough for a short flowering period.

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cyndi

The way the weather has been lately I wouldn't be surprised if yalls weather pattern changes! 😂 sucks y'all have such a short growing season but at least ya get one ... 😍 I don't know how places that don't have any green outside do it!! I couldn't live where i couldn't grow outside and inside! @jeatacake

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jeatacake

I agree. I think I'd have to move! 😀

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cyndi

#vivid #pink #zinnia

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cyndi

#purple #zinnia in the middle of #mexicansunflowers

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cyndi

I look like i have measles or something from the mosquitoes biting me!! Gahhhh i itch!!! #zinnia

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BillWatson

Would you believe baby oil can deter the mozzies Cyndi ,i haven't tried it i use a repellent it smells of burnt wood when fishing @cyndi

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cyndi

I break out with baby oil clogs my skin to much but i can see it working cus its oily and prob un tasty to them @BillWatson

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BillWatson

Eating something with vitamin B regularly deters the blighters too @cyndi

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cyndi

I have their fav blood type @BillWatson i put some solution i make on it that helps a lot. Hopefully it will not start seriously itching while i sleep tho.. Thanks for the tips...

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BillWatson

Me too Cyndi hope they don't itch too much

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cyndi

Thanks Bill @BillWatson

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cyndi

#zinnia

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cyndi

#pink #zinnia

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lesliecole49

Nice display!

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cyndi

Thanks Leslie @lesliecole49

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cyndi

This is full sun @Dragon_Warrior

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cyndi

#red #zinnia #vivid

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Susanandsteve

Very pretty, I'm anxious for mine to open!

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cyndi

Thank you Susan @Susanandsteve cant wait to see yours. I love the many dif types of zinnias and the big selling point is so do butterflies and bees xoxo

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Janebm

Did you know about the three leaf trick

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cyndi

Nope @Janebm

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jeatacake

Super colour ❤❤❤

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cyndi

Thanks Jeff @jeatacake

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jeatacake

Most welcome Cyndi 👍

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cyndi

#zinnia #orange #white

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novicegardenlover

Oh, so pretty. I need a white!

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cyndi

Thanks Susan @novicegardenlover they def stand out. 😍

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cyndi

#red #zinnia

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suerichards

❤️❤️❤️

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columbiariver

Wow! Hello!

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PunkyKy

Awesome picture! ❤

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ladeebug

So pretty did the red seeds I sent you come up ?

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janetandjim

Zinnias are such happy flowers.

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cyndi

I put them in multiple places so Im not sure if any of the red you sent are these or not lol sorry.. But most likely i do have small plants coming up. @ladeebug

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cyndi

Sure are @janetandjim thanks

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ladeebug

I only sent red they was stunning at the botanical gardens and I was in charge of collecting the seeds last year so that's why I was curious

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cyndi

I was talking of the reds ive taken pics of @ladeebug ive took a few pics of reds. But its most likely some of the new zinnia popping up.

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beelover75

Omg that color 😍😍😍

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cyndi

#purple #zinnia

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jeatacake

You have the most incredible zinnias Cyndi 👍

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cyndi

Thanks Jeff @jeatacake i just let them do their thing and collect the seeds..

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jeatacake

Just amazing to see them like this already. Mine are just 3 inch tall seedlings!

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cyndi

#redandorange colored #zinnia

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dan5584

Oooo I love that one 🧡💛

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cyndi

Me too Dan @dan5584 looks better in person

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cyndi

Even tho this #zinnia is still alive and #blooming the poor #hydrangea behind it is all wilted bad. Same area

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cyndi

Same #color different #shapes types of lovely #zinnia an #yelloworange more yellow with orangy under tones

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cyndi

#butterfly on a #pink #zinnia #closeup

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kez001uk

Your wildlife shots are incredible!

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cyndi

Thank you so much Kerry @kez001uk kind of you.

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cyndi

Its my fav type of photography. One day when i can get a really nice camera nature is what i love to take pics of.

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kez001uk

@cyndi can’t believe you use your phone and get such great quality!

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cyndi

Its about to give out (my phone) but I'm amazed too. They are not seller quality but still not to bad for a nice. I've taken loads better tho. Thank you❤😊 @kez001uk

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Susanandsteve

Wow! Great job Cyndi!

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cyndi

Thank you Susan @Susanandsteve

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Jasonsparkes1

Beautiful picture 😍

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gjones

Such a pretty photo!

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anges

Fantastic 😍

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kez001uk

@cyndi I think you underestimate how good your photos are! And to think they’ll be even better when you get a proper camera 😛

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cyndi

#zinnia in the #wildflower bed

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cyndi

#orange #zinnia with #cosmos by the light of the porchlight i want to redo all my beds a different way. Well ill leave the wildflower beds to get even better but i wanna do over almost everything else. Maybe dig up pot up and then replan it better with pots placed to see how it will look. More work??? Lmao

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cyndi

Im in a everything needs to change mood. Im having issues so my mind will prob change after i wake up...

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jyotu

Beautiful 😍

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cyndi

Thanks @jyotu

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anges

I'm growing Zinnias from seed for the first time so I'm looking forward to seeing the flowers - do they last well? ☺

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cyndi

Yes they do and easy to collect seed from as well. @anges a great plant for bees and butterfly

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jyotu

Your welcome & I've some questions - can I plant a morning glory with cutting?? And will it produces seeds??

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cyndi

I have never tried to grow them from cuttings(morning glorys) its to easy to grow them from seed. They do make seeds @jyotu

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jyotu

I saw a big vine of mixed pink colored morning glory today @cyndi that's why I asked. Anyways thank you 😊

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cyndi

If you see them again or know someone that has some ask if they can save you a few seeds.. Off a trade of some seeds you have in exchange. @jyotu

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jyotu

Okay 👍

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cyndi

#butterfly #zinnia #cosmo #wildlife #wildlifewednesday #beneficialinsect

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cyndi

Kyla @punkyky this was anout 7 weeks ago havent seen many at all so no good pics just ehh pics lmao

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cyndi

#white #zinnia i took pic of early early this morning. A few #dewdrops

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cyndi

#Allboutthezinnia #zinnia #orange #pink #yellow #red #lightpink #butterflymagnet

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ShelleySnyder

Great collage Cyn!💘😍

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cyndi

Thank you Shelley @shelleysnyder

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ShelleySnyder

Very welcome!💘😍

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columbiariver

This is so bright and cheerful!

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cyndi

All from different areas of the yard too. So plenty pops of color. Thank you @columbiariver

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columbiariver

You can't go wrong with zinnias. I caught a squirrel digging through my zinnea spot eating sprouts. I let the dogs out. 😠 They ran the wrong way of course. Silly labradors 🤪😆😂🐛

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cyndi

Silly pups hahaha bad squirrels @columbiariver

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jeatacake

Wow Cyndi. What beauties you have there 💕😍👍

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cyndi

Thank you Very much Jeff @jeatacake

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jeatacake

Most welcome Cyndi

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cyndi

A #peachypink #zinnia

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kez001uk

Gorgeous 😋

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janetandjim

Zinnia-how can you not smile when you see them.

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cyndi

I do love them so and butterflies flock to them too thank yall @kez001uk @janetandjim

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cyndi

#zinnia #purple tho it looks pink ish in pic.

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cyndi

#zinnia with a #fly on it

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cyndi

#zinnia and an #assasinbug

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cyndi

#mixedplants #zinnia #cosmo

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cyndi

#purple #zinnia #upclose

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lesliecole49

These are classic! Not one of my seeds sprouted! May have to just sow some more outside

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cyndi

They sure are and butterflies love them.. Go toss a bunch outside and rake them over xoxo fingerscrossed Leslie @lesliecole49

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novicegardenlover

Great colour. 💜

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lesliecole49

Bet I do!

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cyndi

Thanks Susan @novicegardenlover

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KariSamuel

Great capture & color! @Cyndi Do you know if this is Purple Prince? @lesliecole49 - Do you need zinnia seeds?

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cyndi

Thanks Kari @KariSamuel um not sure its mixed up seeds in this bed

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gjones

Beautiful colour💜💜

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jeatacake

Fantastic & many months more ahead 💜💜💜

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cyndi

Thanks Katy @gjones and Jeff @jeatacake sown early out doors. Prob mild weather made everything grow faster than normal. I wasnt seeing any of this type growth last year at this same time

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jeatacake

A real bonus getting everything off to a flying start like this 👍

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cyndi

#zinnia #zinnia-bud

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cyndi

#mixedzinnia #zinnia

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cyndi

#zinnia #upclose #closeup

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cyndi

Pretty #zinnia

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cyndi

#zinniabuds

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cpl721

All your flowers are getting ready to bloom, so beautiful! Inspires me!💖🌼💕🌺💚🌸

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cyndi

Thank you @cpl721

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jeatacake

What an amazing growing season you have there! 👌

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cyndi

Its come a lot quicker Jeff @jeatacake than normal. Usualy dont get to plant out so early. I do feel blessed tho for a longer growing season.

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jeatacake

I'm green with envy! 😁💚

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cyndi

Dont be your yard has more pretties than mine and will be bursting and ill be green with envy as usual my friend.. If we lived closer to each other i have a feeling our yards would be bursting lmao @jeatacake

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jeatacake

They certainly would 😍 There'd be a whole lot of swapping going on for sure 😁

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cyndi

Sure would @jeatacake lol

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ripjuju

Didn't get my zinnia seeds out yet. Better get a move on before it's too hot.

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cyndi

Yeap yeap Judy @ripjuju

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cyndi

#mixed #zinnia

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cyndi

Get your fill little #butterflies gonna #freeze next 3 to 4 nights #bbrrr #brrrrrrrr wrapped up as much as I could. #zinnia #blooms #blooming #flowers

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cyndi

#wildlife

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natii

Beautiful! 😍

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cyndi

Thank you very much @natii

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ShelleySnyder

Wow Cyn! Great shot!💘😍

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cyndi

Thank you very much Shelley @shelleysnyder

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ShelleySnyder

Very welcome Cyn!💘😍

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columbiariver

Wow, beautiful pic of a lacey looking butterfly! Stay warm!

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cyndi

Thank you Laura @columbiariver my new heater is def keeping me warm so far

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columbiariver

New heater? Good for you!

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cyndi

Some of the #zinnia #blooms in the #woodline

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cyndi

#zinnias in the #woodline #stillgoingstrong

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jeatacake

They look beautiful 😍

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cyndi

This is growing in the woodline which is full sun ... @Dragon_Warrior

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cyndi

#zinnia in the #woodline #bloomingtheirheartsouts #foodforbutterfliesandbees

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cyndi

These i will let #selfseed for next year.

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richard.spicer.7906

Wonderful display of Zinnia 😍

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cyndi

Thanks Rich @richard.spicer.7906

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Sussanah

💜💛🧡❤️💓

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cyndi

#skipperbutterfly on a #pink #zinnia #wildlifewednesday

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pelly

Lovely photo Cyndi, love the colour of this Zinnia 💖💖

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cyndi

Thank you Jane @pelly

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terrimclaughlin

Cyndi look at all the flowers I still have!!! They love you and visa versa. Great gardening!!!🤗🤗🤗🤗😊💕

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cyndi

#pink #zinnia

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PunkyKy

So pretty cyndi! 🌸

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cyndi

Thanks @PunkyKy

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pelly

Oh that's gorgeous 🌸🌸

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cyndi

Thanks @pelly

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PunkyKy

Welcome girl💚💓💚

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cyndi

Taken in the wood line so not as pretty as yesterday's #zebralongwingbutterfly pics #zinnia #pink #red

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cyndi

https://www.fs.fed.us/wildflowers/pollinators/pollinator-of-the-month/zebra_longwing.shtml #information

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cyndi

#heliconius-charitonia

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cyndi

Taken in the wood line so not as pretty as yesterday's #zebralongwingbutterfly #heliconius-charitonia pics #zinnia

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cyndi

#teenietiny #stunted #zinniabuds #zinnia had to walk duke... We are gonna melt cus we got wet and you know sugar just melts in water... And duke is so sweet!! He is melting already in a puddle on the floor ...sleeping... Haha

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pelly

Aww, bless him 😍😍

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KariSamuel

You are a puddle then too, Sweetface?!? Pretty zinnia too, by the way! 😊

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harebell

So sweet 💛

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jennlamaye

So itty bitty!

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cyndi

#zinnia growing in the #woodline

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cyndi

#tiny #orange #zinnia

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pelly

🧡🧡🧡

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cyndi

I just put this under #zinnia but there's a whole host of #plants in the #wildlife #jungle in my #woodline that's still growing strong! I didn't get to do what i really wanted to in this area but still its OK cus this is for the bees butterflies and other wildlife. And that's what's important here. #itsajunglebaby

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cyndi

Another very small #zinnia #flower #pink

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pelly

🌸🌸

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cyndi

#tinyzinnia #zinnia #red

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cyndi

@jeatacake one of the tiny zinnias

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lesliecole49

But so pretty!

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cyndi

Thanks @lesliecole49

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jeatacake

Glad you used your hand for scale. It is tiny!

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cyndi

There's a few that are tinier but they were munched on so not so pretty for a picture. @jeatacake

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cyndi

#greenlynxspider on a #pink #zinnia

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jeatacake

Then are so scary & that's coming from someone not that bothered by spiders! 😁

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cyndi

These only ones I truly dont mind Jeff @jeatacake im terrified of spiders these not so much I even talk to them. Most spiders if they are to close or touching me I scream hahaha I've watched most of these be "born(egg sack) and hatch" till this stage

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ShelleySnyder

😲😕💘😍

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jeatacake

My sister is like that. When we were kids, I was cheif spider catcher for her & my mother! 😁

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cyndi

I need a spider catcher hahaha @jeatacake I wanna invest in one of those mini bug vacuum things lol

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jeatacake

You'd need a big one for that thing, lol!

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cyndi

This one was a super close up its not as big as pic makes its to be lmao @jeatacake

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jeatacake

It'd be considered a big spider here & Zinnia flowers are not that small!

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columbiariver

Beautiful!

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cyndi

This zinnia is a midget its stunted or something Jeff @jeatacake no joke a few are as small as a thumb nail fully formed tho

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cyndi

Thank you Laura @columbiariver

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cyndi

Some #pink #zinnias in the #woodline

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pelly

💕💕💕

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cyndi

#Largeheaded #orange #zinnia some are bigger than even this one

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suerichards

Wow that’s gorgeous 💛

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cyndi

Thank you @suerichards it def is a vivid orange lol

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cyndi

A lone #zinnia popped up a few days ago.

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cyndi

#huge #orange #zinnia

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kez001uk

Beautiful colour Cyndi 🧡

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cyndi

Thank you Kerry @kez001uk

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cyndi

#zinniaseeds I tossed into woods last fall actually grew. Was shocked when I saw them through all the brush and weeds

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lesliecole49

How fun

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KariSamuel

#seedbombs #gorillagardening

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richard.spicer.7906

Yay! 👏🏼👏🏼 love this kind of thing. Gives you a great sense of satisfaction too 😊

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cyndi

Just trying to do my little bit for the bees and butterflies and so the pest can have there own plants too hahaha thanks yall it was very satisfying to see this way back there. @lesliecole49 @karisamuel @richard.spicer.7906

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cyndi

I will have to take out almost all my #zinnia in the #sunbed (this one is in another bed) because the neighbors dog thought it was fun to play and pounce through the sun bed ruined a load of plants. Im so not a happy camper and I let them know leash the dog or get a line cus Im livid. I got a resounding f**k you b*t*h. I complained to landlord yet again. Nothing.. Its the law to have dogs on a leash a line a pen in Ga period.

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bluefox23

Oh no!! 😡 Some people have got no respect or social morals/etiquette at all. Sad really. 😞

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cyndi

Self entitlement issues that screw you I can do anything and keep getting away with it attitude.. Karma she wears stilettos and she is a b****.. @bluefox23 kids and young adults have no respect now a days.. I know some do and were raised right but seems like not around here.

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bluefox23

Being a supply teacher and working with children from 0-11, I find the same. Not all, as you say, but so many it’s all about me, me, me. A friend of mine told me yesterday she heard that music 20+ years ago was all about ‘you’ and now it’s all ‘me and I’. Reflects many young people’s attitudes! (Rant over!)

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cyndi

So very true. @bluefox23

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daisy-jane

Aw no Hun how frustrating 😫 some people are scumbags aren't they,you have worked so hard in your garden too,just hope karma comes round and bites them in the ass 😣

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ShelleySnyder

I agree with @daisy-jane Cyn! They'll get theirs!💘😍

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cyndi

Thanks my friends @daisy-jane @shelleysnyder Im so sick of them constantly getting away with stuff. Even the cops let them get away with stuff cus they went to school together or played football or were friends so on so forth. Its frustrating. And so wrong.

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daisy-jane

Aw that's awful Hun,bloody sod's law them being all pally are the favouritism 😬 let's just hope karma hurrys up and bites their ass's if not buy a great Dane and sic it on them lol 😘😘

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cyndi

Roflma @daisy-jane too funny Fingerscrossed karma gets them for all they keep doing or not doing that they should be.

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daisy-jane

Well if that fails I'll come over and sort them out lol,they don't want to mess with a small angry Geordie lass 😂😂

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cyndi

Buwahahaha awww thanks Jane @daisy-jane 💋💋💞✌

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cyndi

Poor thing is still there hope it didnt lose to much of its "fur/fuzz" in the battle. Come on sweetie live and fly safely.

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ShelleySnyder

What a shot Cyn!💘😍

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cyndi

Thanks Shelley @shelleysnyder it finally flew away when the sun rose.

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ShelleySnyder

Success then!! Yahoo!💘😍

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cyndi

Yeap Thanks @shelleysnyder xoxo

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ShelleySnyder

Welcome!💘😍

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cyndi

Here I placed it on a real tall #zinnia for safety. Dang it why do I have to be such a dirt worshipping nature lover??? I rescued the parent of my most hated #gardennemesis the #hornworm aka #tobaccohornworm aka tomato plant killer ugh.. But this #moth the #carolinasphinx #manduca-sexta is an important nighttime #pollenator this is 3of 3 pics of the rescue from a crazy physco cat that hangs around.

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cyndi

#wildlife #nighttimewildlife #pollinators

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Scratchycat13

Oh wow!! ❤️

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columbiariver

Dirt worshipper? I love mud.

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cyndi

Anything to do with nature plants Etc @columbiariver lol

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richard.spicer.7906

Well you did a good thing I say 👍🏼

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cyndi

Aww thanks Rich @richard.spicer.7906

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cyndi

#white #zinnia

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cyndi

#white #zinnia with a cute bug but a #pest of my garden #grasshopper suck. I need chickens or i need to get some body bug spray so i can go fishing lol

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cyndi

#orange #zinnias taller than me.

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cyndi

Its looking #pretty even as it #fades #fadingbeauty #zinnia

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cyndi

#mixedzinnia #mixedplants #butterfly #sunbed

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leno

😍😍fantastic📷👍

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cyndi

Thanks @leno

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cyndi

#butterflies zipping around in the #sunbed on all the #mixedplants even saw a hummingbird in there but I wasnt fast enough to capture it.

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maldavis

@cyndi.....jealous!

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cyndi

#easterntigerswallowtail #swallowtail ##mixedzinnia #zinnia #flowers #butterfly

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columbiariver

Looks a lot like Western. Great shot garden goddess.

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cyndi

Thanks Laura @columbiariver http://www.butterflywebsite.com/articles/tiger-swallowtails.cfm

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leaskp1

Beautiful Cyndi!!!

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cyndi

Thank you very much Ken @leaskp1

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hammerhead

I'm glad your having luck with your flowers and getting butterflies to visit. I haven't been having much luck with either @cyndi

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cyndi

A little at a time and make different areas for the mixed flower types and safe #waterstations for them as well they will come I promise. Im finally getting more and more of them as I plant more types of plants and have #waterstations and the #hostplants as well Lisa @hammerhead

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cyndi

#palamedesswallowtail #papilio-palamedes #butterflies #zinnia #swallowtail #mixedzinnia

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cyndi

Thank you Laura @columbiariver

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cyndi

Top left pic coming in for a landing.. #palamedesswallowtail #papilio-palamedes #butterflies #zinnia #swallowtail

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cyndi

Just so you know #zinnia has to be crack for #butterflies lmao i have all types of plants including milkweed a butterflies fav food and they are all over the #mixedzinnia I have these planted in multiple places front yard back yard and both sides mixed in with other plants as well. Def a #butterflymagnet this one had 2 swallowtails and you cant see them but a painted lady and a silverspotted skipper

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jeatacake

They love those zinnias 😁👌🦋🏵

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columbiariver

Isn't it wonderful!?

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cyndi

Yeap they do at that Jeff @jeatacake and it sure is Laura @columbiariver xo

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hammerhead

You are a good person to ask them if you don't mind then. Cyndi can I plant milkweed for butterflies without it getting out of control? I really try to plant more and more for them. @cyndi

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cyndi

Yes you can @hammerhead you can also plant them in large containers just make sure you catch the seed heads right as they split or put a tied with string cut pantyhose over them so can save seeds to make more or share swap trade and they dont escape you. Best garden wishes

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cyndi

#gulffritillarybutterfly on some #zinnia all #grownfromseed #tropicalmilkweed in the background

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lexicon

What a beautiful photo 💗

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cyndi

Thank you very much @lexicon

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ShelleySnyder

Wow! That doesn't look real Cyn!💘😍

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columbiariver

Super photo gf!

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cyndi

Thank you my friends @shelleysnyder @columbiariver

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ShelleySnyder

Welcome Cyn!💘😍

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ecoami

Amazing!!

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cyndi

Thank you Ami @ecoami

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cyndi

#zinnia #silverspottedskipper #butterfly #wildlife #wildlifewednesday

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renae

@cyndi what kind of camera and lens do use use? I enjoy taken pics of insects and little blossoms but can’t get clean crisp photos.

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cyndi

This is from my cellphone camera I dont own a reg camera @renae

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jeatacake

The butterflies certainly love your zinnias 🦋❤

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cyndi

They sure do Jeff @jeatacake

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Mikekally

Wow. What a shot @cyndi!

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jonners73

Great shot! !

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cyndi

Thank you very much @Mikekally @jonners73 (wow theres a lot of kims on here haha)

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jonners73

Common name😂 but not so in England!

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harebell

Wow! Super #closeup 🙌

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cyndi

Thank you Della @harebell

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cyndi

#wildlife #wildlifewednesday #butterfly #silverspottedskipper #zinnia

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pauline33

Great picture Cyndi 👏👏😍

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cyndi

Thank you Pauline @pauline33

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cyndi

Lots of #bumblebee hardly any honeybees and thats #scarystuff #bees are #vital to #gardens #helpsavethebees #savethebees not one ladybug this year either. #beneficialcritter #beneficialinsect #bugs #insects #zinnias #pollen putting on its #pollenpants

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tkept

@cyndi You should have been a photographer instead of a garden professional. You go girl! Xo

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cyndi

Awww thats auch a sweet compliment Tom @tkept thanks. I try my best I only have a cellphone to take pics with xoxoxo

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lesliecole49

I haven't seen any ladybugs either, come to think of it

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kimguy

All I have seen are dead ladybugs!😕 @cyndi @lesliecole49

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cyndi

Thats sad the ladybug decline is worrisome to me. @kimguy

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lesliecole49

😯 @kimguy

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kimguy

I agree! I Wish this world would wake up before it is too late.🌍 I no longer see praying mantis, honey bees and other beneficial insects. Its very worry some. At least we are doing our part.🌹🌿🌺🌸🌱 @Cyndi. @lesliecole49

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cyndi

I have a few young mantis this year way more than Ive seen in past years Kim @kimguy so Im hoping with all the natural organic as possible gardening and the many plant types many good bugs will feel welcomed at my home. Ive even bought on clearance a #bugmotel #bughotel for them and will be making other types as well. Plus the water features help as well. We need to see a comeback of #goodbugs #plantitandtheywillcome #fingerscrossed @lesliecole49 and yes we are doing our parts xoxo #gous

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kimguy

Let me know how the bug hotel does🏨 @cyndi

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cyndi

Will do Im gonna find a post or something to put it on in the sunbed so I hope it will draw them in @kimguy

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cyndi

#peachcolor Lots of #bumblebee hardly any honeybees and thats #scarystuff #bees are #vital to #gardens #helpsavethebees #savethebees not one ladybug this year either. #beneficialcritter #beneficialinsect #bugs #insects #zinnias #pollen #pollenpants

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cyndi

Lots of #bumblebee hardly any honeybees and thats #scarystuff #bees are #vital to #gardens #helpsavethebees #savethebees not one ladybug this year either. #beneficialcritter #beneficialinsect #bugs #insects #zinnias #pollen #pollenpants

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Yollymac

Wow! What an. Incredible photo!

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cyndi

Thank you Yolandi @yollymac

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cyndi

#matingbutterflies #butterflies #palamedesswallowtail #papilio-palamedes #zinnias so #beautiful doing their #matingdance their was 3 of them all together fluttering flying and frolicking xoxo

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columbiariver

Wow. Great photo!

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cyndi

Thank you very much Laura @columbiariver xoxo

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columbiariver

You are welcome!

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kez001uk

Beautiful photo!

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cyndi

#matingbutterflies #butterflies #palamedesswallowtail #papilio-palamedes #zinnias

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cyndi

#closeup shot of #bumblebee on a #peachypink #zinnia its #loaded with #pollen wearing #pollenpants.

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jeatacake

Great photo Cyndi 🐝

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cyndi

Thanks @jeatacake

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jeatacake

Most welcome Cyndi

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cyndi

#vivid #red #zinnia

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KariSamuel

I love the details of this! Just a big poof of red and the tiniest bits of yellow thrown in!

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cyndi

The hummingbird I tried to get a pic of today sure does love them Kari @karisamuel Ill be mixing all kinds and colors of zinnia together including these. When I send ya some. It will be a while so I can get all of the colors together and dried.

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KariSamuel

I also just started deadheading and collecting seeds.... I still have sown seeds that need to be planted on, and gardens to be weeded, and.... oh my..... 😥

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cyndi

Seems never ending lol and in this heat its so much worse. @karisamuel

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cyndi

A better #closeup #agraulis-vanillae #gulffritillarybutterfly #passionbutterfly Its #hostplants are #passionvine and #passionflower mine are not quite ready for the butterfly to use for #nector so they are using the #zinnia #mixedzinnia

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bluefox23

Beautiful colouring on butterfly. 😊

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cyndi

Thank you Alison @bluefox23

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steffmc

How do manage to capture them so beautifully? I tried to take a picture of a bee earlier and just scared it away. 🙊x

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tkept

@cyndi Great shot 😍👍👍

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cyndi

I walk very slow easy and talk very gently to them say hello sweetie Im not gonna hurt you and welcome to my garden glad you like the flowers I planted...stuff like that and say thank you when they pose nicely for me... No joke lol im strange im told. I talk to bugs and plants alot... And thank you for compliment..I have wayyyy way better pics on here of bugs and butterflies some Im actually holding. Thanks again xoxo @steffmc

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cyndi

Thank you Tom @tkept

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suerichards

Wow that’s amazing 😉👍👍

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steffmc

Hahaha @Cyndi I actually talk to my plants too and tell them how proud I am of them and how well there doing 🤣 all my friends and family think I'm crazy 🙈 I will try it with the wildlife tomorrow 😁 xx

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mariomartins

Perfect pic 📷 👍 😉

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cyndi

Lol awesome @steffmc best wishes xo

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cyndi

Thank you Mario @mariomartins

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cyndi

#agraulis-vanillae #gulffritillarybutterfly #passionbutterfly Its #hostplants are #passionvine and #passionflower mine are not quite ready for the butterfly to use for #nector so they are using the #zinnia

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jeatacake

Great pics Cyndi 🦋👍

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cyndi

Thanks Jeff @jeatacake

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jeatacake

More than welcome Cyn

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cyndi

It let me get pretty darn close #closeup #swallowtail #swallowtailbutterfly #giantswallowtail  #papilio-cresphontes #butterfly #zinnia #flowers

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ukjohnny

...fantastic Cyndi

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sharonhayden

@cyndi great photo

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cyndi

Thank you John @ukjohnny

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cyndi

Thanks @sharonhayden

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gardengimp

Wow! 😮👍🏻

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cyndi

Thank you Graham @gardengimp

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kimguy

Spectacular!🎉🎊

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cyndi

Thanks Kim @kimguy xo

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jeatacake

Fantastic butterfly photos Cyndi 👍🦋😍

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cyndi

Thanks Jeff @jeatacake xo

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jeatacake

Very welcome Cyndi xo 😊

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cyndi

#swallowtail #swallowtailbutterfly #giantswallowtail  #papilio-cresphontes #butterfly

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cyndi

#swallowtail #swallowtailbutterfly #giantswallowtail  #papilio-cresphontes #butterfly I took a lot of pics of this butterfly it let me get close a few times.

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renae

@cyndi I guess you pay these models with zinnia nectar. None of my garden visitors will sit still. 😳 😊

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cyndi

Lmao I give loads of flowers to choose from @renae

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cyndi

#silverspottedskipper #skipper #butterfly #epargyreus-clarus #closeup this was an entirely dif one than the other two.

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renae

Wow what a shot!

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cyndi

Thanks @renae

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kimguy

He's a neat one!

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cyndi

Ty @kimguy

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suerichards

Wow that’s amazing 😉

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cyndi

Thank you @suerichards

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Bebigirl

How do u get that close! So 😎 cool!

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cyndi

Thanks @Bebigirl patience and talking gently to them. Xoxo

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cyndi

#silverspottedskipper #skipper #butterfly #epargyreus-clarus #closeup #macro

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jeatacake

Excellent photo Cyndi 👌

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cyndi

Thank you very much Jeff @jeatacake

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jeatacake

Most welcome xo

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suerichards

Beautiful photo 😍

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cyndi

Thanks @suerichards

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ladeebug

Wow great shot

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cyndi

Thanks Deanna @ladeebug

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Soph1e

Excellent photo 📸 👍 🦋 #bestofjune

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cyndi

Thank you very much Sophie @Soph1e

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cyndi

2 dif #silverspottedskipper #skipper #butterfly #epargyreus-clarus

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cyndi

Thanks Kelsi @KelsiBriana

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cyndi

#easternblackswallowtail #papilio-polyxenes this is 2 different ones #butterflies #mixedplants #mixedzinnia #sunbed

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kimguy

Lookin good!💜💛❤

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cyndi

Ive spent the last hr trying to get back on GT and the net. Ughhh #easternblackswallowtail #papilio-polyxenes this is 2 different ones #butterflies #mixedplants #mixedzinnia #sunbed

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cyndi

These are #hugeblooms on these #orangezinnia #zinnia fills up your whole palm in size.

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kimguy

A beautiful big bloom. Love the Orange!

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cyndi

Thanks Kim @kimguy it does stand out for sure. Seems like everything near my hydrangea has gotten extra large lmao

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cyndi

@bluefox23 this is a giant the one I mentioned in your post.

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bluefox23

Wow! I can’t wait to see what I get!! 😊

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cyndi

Just a few #deadheaded #zinnia for #seeds loads more to #collect in future #drying #seedcollection #seedharvest some were so ready the seeds just fell out(bottom left and under the #flowerheads ) I mix my zinnia because i love the look. #mixedzinnia all #grownfromseed

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kimguy

I love zinnias! I had a bed full of them last year. The mice for into my seed storage and ate them all! Lesson learned. Lol. @cyndi

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cyndi

When drying constantly/randomly turn stir shake them to dry evenly and to prevent mold mildew and check for small bugs as well they love to hide in the crevices..you can dust them with de and shake so if any bugs have hidden in it they will die and keep seeds safer. #tip

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cyndi

Ill put some mixed ones together for you Kim and drop in the mail slot when I can If your out of them completely @kimguy

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ladeebug

Pretty even when drying

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cyndi

Thank you @ladeebug sure is

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cyndi

@demeterstouch these are the heads the flowers. After they start to turn brown i pluck them off and let finish drying then pull apart

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cyndi

#mixedplants #mixedzinnia #containergrown #zinnia. This is in the very front yard near main drive for trailerpark

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KariSamuel

Collect those seeds Honey!

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ShelleySnyder

So pretty Cyn!💘😍

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Mikekally

Fancy!

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cyndi

Dont worry Kari @karisamuel i always do lol and i mixed them when they are all dried so I can do this very thing over again cus I love the look of them all mixed up. Xo

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cyndi

Thank you Shelley @shelleysnyder and Kim @Mikekally

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ShelleySnyder

Welcome cyn!💘😍

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KariSamuel

Adding it back on my wishlist! You know I want seeds, right??? Lol..... 😙

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cyndi

Ok will put on the list. Just star it. Kari @karisamuel

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cyndi

Such a #pretty #color #grownfromseed #zinnia

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ShelleySnyder

That is a pretty color!💘😍

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suerichards

Me too. Lovely colour 😊

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pelly

That's gorgeous Cyndi 😍😍

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cyndi

Thanks Jane @pelly

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cyndi

Some #zinnia I took out a bricks tiny hole that #selfseeded and placed in the container with my #silktree it has made a big burst of #newgrowth

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cyndi

A #peachyorange #zinnia

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cyndi

Many #colors of #zinnia even white peach etc didnt do a full walk around this morning my balance is a bit off so not risking a fall.

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nancyanne

@cyndi... lovely... be careful for sure...❤️

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columbiariver

Take a day to sit and rest by your peaceful.pond.

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cyndi

Thanks @nancyanne @columbiariver and I ended up having to stay in bed in front of fans the heat high 90s and 87% humidity made the issues worse. Ill be ok. And thank you both xoxoxoxo I can hear frogs by my pond tonight which sounds so lovely. Its finally cooled down to 79°f and its 10:49 pm xoxo

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columbiariver

Summer is a struggle to stay cool. I love the sound of frogs. Enjoy that loveliness.

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cyndi

Thanks Laura @columbiariver

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columbiariver

Morning chica @cyndi

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cyndi

Morning Laura @columbiariver been up hard at work already before it got to hot. Done now cus its to hot. Have an awesome day today xoxo

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columbiariver

Love ya darlin.

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cyndi

Xoxo love ya too Laura @columbiariver xoxo

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nancyanne

Oh, that pain is wicked in the heat, you have lovely plants and listening to the birds and frogs is calming....Take it easy...@cyndi

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cyndi

It sure is Nancy...and yes thats very calming and relaxing listening to the pond birds and frogs thanks @nancyanne

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cyndi

#pretty #zinnia #pink

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ShelleySnyder

Ooooooh! This is a real purdy one!!💘😍

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cyndi

Ty Shelley @shelleysnyder

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ShelleySnyder

My pleasure Cyn!💘😍

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kimguy

Pretty pink zinnia🌸

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cyndi

A sea of #mixedzinnia #mixedcolours #zinnia

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mariomartins

😍 love it @cyndi ❤💚💛💜💓 👍

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cyndi

Thanks @mariomartins

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cyndi

This was the first pic when it first landed I followed it here. Sorry for the bad pic had to zoom this #butterfly is batteered so its skittish but man does it love the #zinnia same butterfly

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ShelleySnyder

Beautiful cyn!💘😍

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cyndi

Thanks Shelley @shelleysnyder

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ShelleySnyder

My pleasure!💘😍

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cyndi

Sorry for the bad pic had to zoom this #butterfly is batteered so its skittish but man does it love the #zinnia same butterfly

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cyndi

Sorry for the bad pic had to zoom this #butterfly is batteered so its skittish but man does it love the #zinnia

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ShelleySnyder

Wow!what a shot!💘😍

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lexijane

It’s a great picture hunni. Doesn’t look bad at all 👌🏼👌🏼

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jeatacake

Brilliant photo 👍🦋