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David

Loving other people's gardens on GT and with a little help from the community I hope to one day love my own!

Tulipa 'Black Parrot'

  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2016
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David

Hmmm... I wonder if this could be called a "flock" of tulips?!

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clickchick

Lol either way they are beautiful :)

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David

Thanks @clickchick! I'm very pleased with how these turned out.

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godfreye

They are gorgeous colour so rich🤗

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flof1952

@David ........very very nice :)

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juliesgarden

😍😍😍

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Just added them to my list!

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lovemygarden65

😂😂😂they are stunning 🌷

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shane4251

Very posh! Lol

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Elaine.colville

Stunning!

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elainec

They are beautiful

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tina

Love them very pretty definitely on wish list @David

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  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2016
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David

Finally in full bloom and the petals really do look like feathers!!

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justin

Lovely #tulip

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godfreye

Stunning🤗

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riakat

Ah that's what they look like-have heard a lot about them and now I know why 😍😍

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christineb

Well worth the wait @David stunning!

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debs69

What a cracker 😍

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m.rithik.nair

@David nice plant dude😉

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clickchick

Gorgeous :)

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greenhouse

Beautiful 😊

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lovemygarden65

That is fabulous @David

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juliesgarden

Fab fab fab 😍😍😍

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  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2016
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David

The first petal is unfurling... 🌷 I feel like an expectant Dad! I just want to grab it's stalk and do some encouraging deep breathing!!!

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David

#tulip #purple

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a5tye0

Beautiful

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wilko

Omg beautiful.

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fuschia

Ooh love these ❤❤

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christineb

Steady @David it is stunning though, patience is a virtue

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dodgydave

Easy tiger

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juliesgarden

😍😍😍

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brumjulie1952gmail.com

Patience is a virtue so they say 😀

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titchyfra

Gorgeous colour

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David

And they also say it's never in a man!! 😁😜@brumjulie1952gmail.com @christineb

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kathy

That's beautiful I thought I had 2 of these but mine aren't a green colour on the outside of the petal🤔🙄

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  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2016
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David

Soooo nearly there! But as it gets closer to blooming it is looking worryingly familiar 😳😱https://www.google.je/search?q=little+shop+of+horrors&prmd=ivsn&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjS99vW1aTMAhUlBcAKHUhlAYIQ_AUICCgB&biw=375&bih=559&dpr=2. (ok so showing my age there!!)

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yvette303a

Feed me Seymour!

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Hellebore

@David I've got some of these also nearly out 😄

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titchyfra

I think these are so pretty in this state before they open!

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richard.spicer.7906

Haha! Let's hope it doesn't turn into that!

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clickchick

Lol :) Beautiful

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  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2016
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David

Back home now and pleased to see these beauties almost out to greet me! It looks like it's giving itself a hug!!

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fuschia

Ooh I planted some parrot tulips. Can't remember name lol.

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errolly

Love to see this in full bloom

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David

Me too @errolly!! I will post a pic as soon as it is out 🌷

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pen

Oh yes please do post when in bloom. I can't grow tulips where I live but I do love them so

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MelanieAt

The parrot series is just fantastic and black tulips are some of the most beautiful.

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kathy

Going to be a beauty

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LisaCampbell

Would love to see this open 💜

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  • Season Icon Late WinterLate Winter 2016
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David

The packet promised so much back in the autumn... but not long now before my patience is rewarded with these little beauties!! 🌷😊

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David

And yes... I need to do some weeding!! 😁

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junebensted

Always !

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junebensted

Me that is ! 😀

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fuschia

Who doesn't need to weed lol. Looking forward to seeing your reward 👍

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brightcolours

#newgrowth #tulip #anticipation

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kathy

I've got hours of weeding to do😒

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linfoster

Don't forget to post a good pic when the time is right David 👍🏻

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David

I will do Lin, I can't wait!!@linfoster

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  • Season Icon Early AutumnEarly Autumn 2015
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David

First bulb in and he has a little worm for company!! Hope he doesn't eat it 😳

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fuschia

Well done you. I still need to do mine 😁😁

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kathy

Worms are good mice are bad!

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elflin

@Kathy I can't get on with worms 😕 give me the creeps but I like mice 😍 think I'm a confused gardener 😂

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kathy

Worms don't hurt but mice nip! Lol 😄

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elflin

It's the way they wriggle I've got goose bumps thinking about it 😂😕😠 @Kathy

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  • Season Icon Early AutumnEarly Autumn 2015
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linfoster

I'm not a lover of tulips that that is really pretty David 😍

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fuschia

Love it 😘

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juliesgarden

😍😍

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kathy

Thats going to be beautiful 😀👏

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David

Thank you everyone @linfoster @fuschia @juliesgarden @kathy they caught my eye in the garden centre and I couldn't resist! I just hope they appear next year... 🙏🏼😁

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