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docthrill

My daughter Sarah is @saguaro I Live in central California 👨🏻‍🌾 I’m known for begonias and a small garden space.

Echeveria Perle Von Nurnberg

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docthrill

#lovely #beautiful #succulentsunday I’ve used my old coffee grounds in my #succulents pays off with amazing #colorpop

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emch

#greatcolor

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brightcolours

#BestOfFebruary

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hkyfvr

Glorious colour 😍

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docthrill

#echevaria #perle-von-nuernberg #succulentsunday

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docthrill

Beautiful #echveria #upclose #macromonday #bestof2023

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emch

Wow! #greatcolor #bestofoctober

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docthrill

So beautiful and one of my favorites for #flashbackfriday

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novicegardenlover

Oh wow 💜

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hkyfvr

She is a beauty 😍

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grantham

Lovelllly

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godfreye

Gorgeous colour🤗

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docthrill

Some plants just want a hug 🤗 #plantlove @saguaro #emoji #emoji-hug

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saguaro

Reaching out for a hug 🤗 #emoji-match

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docthrill

One of my favorite succulents and this one looks like it wants a hug. #happyplant

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docthrill

My neighbor across from me gave me this excellent #echeveria today. #rescue

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docthrill

Love the color of this beautiful succulent #succulentsunday

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docthrill

You have a baby from this one @lesliecole49

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kylers

What a stunner!! 😍

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juliesgarden

Fabulous

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lesliecole49

That's cool David, it's etiolated some, but likes it better under the grow light. They all do. I'll have to find a good place for them in the summer where they'll get better sun than where they were last summer. I have a full sun area away from the house but what about rain? I know they don't like to be too wet and I can't run outside all the time to move them accordingly. Really good quality/draining succulent soil? Maybe just keep them inside all year under the light? 🤯 lol

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docthrill

You can keep them inside. Mine was tall too and I cut it back, rooted again in water and planted it again

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novicegardenlover

Splendid colour 💜

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docthrill

She’s perdy 😍 the was the top of a big one so I chopped it off and replanted it #succulentsunday #succulents

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mandajayne

So pretty, and just soooooo purple!

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docthrill

Common but beautiful 🤩

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italydiva

They still fascinate me. I think they’re incredibly beautiful 👌

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docthrill

I’m glad you feel the same @italydiva one of my favorites

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docthrill

She’s kind of lost some color but she’ll bounce back. I’m thinking I forgot the coffee grounds when I replanted her.

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mandajayne

Still beautiful.

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shawnasea

Coffee grounds? Do tell.

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docthrill

Mother and daughters

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pooh4jvn

Family portrait!

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docthrill

@pooh4jvn yeah, I guess it is 😊

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docthrill

@lesliecole49 has a sisters too. The oldest one, my neighbor too

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lesliecole49

Mine has a sister! Shell be so thrilled to find that out, lol

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docthrill

I chopped her down about 3 weeks ago and rerooted her in water. Today she got her new pot and soil. She was way too tall and kept falling over. I did this with 2 other plants but they don’t have enough roots yet. You can’t touch them, you can see where I did, it’ll take a bit for that to go away

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emch

Wow! #greatcolor

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docthrill

@emch it use to be kind of plain until I started putting coffee grounds in my succulents soil. @kelsey92 was right. Look it up her teacher knew what she was talking about

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crabby58

I've been reading a lot about how good coffee grounds are for plants and I've starting saving my grounds and mixing in a little with the plant soil👍👍

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docthrill

It really works great @crabby58

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philstalder

Looks great. I’ve been using coffee grounds (and banana peels/egg shells) for all my plants for decades. Conflicting reports on the internet but it works for me. 👍

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crabby58

So cool, I use banana peels for my roses, bury them around the stems. I also soak the peels in a mason jar of rain water, makes great fertilizer for all the plants🌱 @docthrill @philstalder @emch

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philstalder

Oh wow, me too. I got a book from Jerry Baker years ago. He was from Missouri I think and had so many natural remedy’s and homemade potions you could make from everyday household item for the garden. Gotta look for that book again. @crabby58

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teresacowden6

Very pretty color. Did you doctor that?😂

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docthrill

I did @teresacowden6 getting pretty good at it these days too. I think coffee grounds really brings out her colors nicely

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thehardygardener

It really works @philstalder @crabby58 thanks fir the hint, it's okay ti aff wi the queen's heid and root in water

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crabby58

Thanks Phil, give us more natural remedies, I'd love to try them👍☺when you find the book @philstalder

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docthrill

Mama and her #brightcolors

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hkyfvr

Gorgeous 😍

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pooh4jvn

I wish mine looked that beautiful! Do you give it full sun?

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docthrill

Full sun @pooh4jvn the more the better

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docthrill

@sherrisgarden 6 hours of good sunlight a day. Beautiful color and don’t touch or get the rosette wet. Water seems to dim there color.

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docthrill

Even here babies are bright colored. I thin I got lucky when I picked there mama. Most others don’t have the bright colors min do #brightcolors I sent @lesliecole49 one of these, how’s she doing Leslie ?

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lesliecole49

Looks to be doing fine David, even the little unknown piece is showing new growth. I'll post some pictures later. @docthrill

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docthrill

#upclose and beautiful ☺️ love how the water beads up, pretty cool 😎 when you zoom in #treasuredplants

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emch

#greatcolor

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ausgardentags

#bestofmarch

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docthrill

Thank you @ausgardentags

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docthrill

I know I post this pretty lady a lot but look at her, she’s stunning #treasuredplants

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treefrog44

Beautiful 🥰 color! 💜

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docthrill

Theresa @treefrog44 she’s incredibl, she’s had lots of babies one of them went to @lesliecole49 in Tennessee the others my daughter wants

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italydiva

She certainly is!

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lesliecole49

Yes, and she seems to be doing well so far!

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docthrill

Here’s what happens when in direct sunlight @bluefox23

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docthrill

Everyone should have one of these in there garden @lesliecole49 #succulentsunday

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lesliecole49

That's gorgeous! And it is....?

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lesliecole49

Oh, duh, never mind

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richard.spicer.7906

Oh my, look at that colour 💜

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docthrill

And this is the last of the Echeveria I sent you, a baby of course @lesliecole49 it’s one of my favorites

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lesliecole49

And what a pretty little baby she is

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docthrill

She’s still beautiful, water stains and all ,

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teresacowden6

I love this Echevaria!

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docthrill

I love the way this succulent took on its sun stressed colors. Beautiful ! #succulentsunday #purple #rainbowweek

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docthrill

I never get over the amazing color of this #echeveria-perlevonnurnberg #bestof2020

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docthrill

Yeah, I hurry through watering too @philstalder water stains on this one too.

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philstalder

Oh ok so I’m not the only one. Still looks amazing though. 😂 I have a very small one of these. Going to be careful watering it.

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Prettypotty

Mine is looking a bit sad...not sure why...🤔😔

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docthrill

One of my favorite Echeverias

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hebelover

Stunning colour 💜💙💖

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philstalder

Wow glad I got one now. 🤩

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docthrill

Cool name too @philstalder

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philstalder

It is. 👍

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docthrill

This baby has #newgrowth and I’m going to send it home with my daughter Sarah @saguaro

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saguaro

#newgrowth

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jmlincoln

Beautiful color

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docthrill

#babies

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docthrill

Don’t have a lot of pink right now but it is #prettyinpink

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