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jacaranda

Our creative adventure began in 1999, a new house and a bare plot. In 2012 we opened for the NGS. https://www.ngs.org.uk/find-a-garden/garden/26064/

Canna

  • Season Icon Early SummerEarly Summer 2019
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jacaranda

The first little flower ❤️💛 I overwintered the #canna in my unheated greenhouse and it’s come through unscathed! #containergarden #cannaindica #mygardentoday 08/07/2019

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Keely

Oh that's so pretty 💛💘💛 think its sticking it's tongue out at Gazza @scaryskates 😂😂😂

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scaryskates

😂🤣👍 @keely 😛

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suerichards

It certainly is a beauty ❤️💛❤️

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jacaranda

You might be right there, Keely 🤣 @Keely @scaryskates 😘😘

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dpkgujar

So beautiful 😍

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hobnob

That's lovely Barbara 😍

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richard.spicer.7906

That’s a lovely one Barbara 😍 - unfortunately I think I’m gonna have to throw all mine away as think they have the dreaded canna virus. The only remotely healthy one is Stuttgart that I got from Hart Canna, might just scrap the others and give them a break and wait for the infected aphids to die down in my area 😕

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jacaranda

Oh Rich, that’s such a shame 😢 How can you tell if they have the virus? A couple of mine aren’t doing much at all so maybe they’re infected? @richard.spicer.7906

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richard.spicer.7906

Oh they look awful Barbara - you would notice it straight away as the leaves are mottled, the variegation is uneven, sometimes the foliage is deformed. It just wouldn’t look healthy. I’ll post a pic of them before they enter the trash can! 🙈

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  • Season Icon Mid AutumnMid Autumn 2018
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jacaranda

Taken this morning, a very chilly Tuesday, showing three distinct stages of this delightful #canna #pinkflower #greenseedpod #blackseeds #tropicaltuesday #mygardentoday 30/10/2018

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scaryskates

I canna see it 😆.....I can really

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richard.spicer.7906

Lovely! I made a new Canna order by the way, couldn’t wait till next year.... 🤭😆

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rachelbrooks

Ooh the seed pods breaking open look quite malevolent! Perfect for hallowe’en! 👁

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jacaranda

Which ones did you get, Rich? @richard.spicer.7906 🤔😘

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richard.spicer.7906

I got two species ones, C. patens and C. warscewiczii, and the cultivars Herman, Shenandoah, Stuttgart (as my original one was definitely not variegated!) and Panache 😊 - there are some other more common ones I want as I want to replace the ones I have as I think they might be diseased. But I'll wait till spring for those. Just remembered ive got some seeds to sow too 😆

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clipperty

That’s amazing! Xx

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clipperty

Mr ‘No-more-plant-buying’ Spicer 😂😂😘

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jacaranda

I must get a couple of new ones........Panache and Cleopatra, I think. Did you get yours from Hart Canna @richard.spicer.7906 🤔

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richard.spicer.7906

I know I know 😆🙈 @clipperty - Barbara, indeed it was Hart, arrived safely after about four days of placing order. Interestingly they recommend to keep divisions going over winter rather than letting them die back and regrow in spring.... so that's gonna be interesting 😆🙈 - I've popped them in the polytunnel for now to see how they do. Might put them in the garage at night times if we get any long periods of cold nights. But day time temps should be fine for now.

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  • Season Icon Early AutumnEarly Autumn 2018
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jacaranda

Just when I think it’s all over another flower appears! #canna #canna-indica #autumncolour #nevergiveup #mygardentoday 10/10/2018

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hayleyaj

That's a pretty one 💕💛

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jacaranda

I haven’t cut the seed heads off as they look really attractive. #canna #macro #seedhead #upclose

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fifififi

Goodness. Thank you for following me as it means I can you! Amazing plants and super photography!! 🌺🌸🌼

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  • Season Icon Late SummerLate Summer 2018
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jacaranda

The last of my #tuesdaytreasures for today. I love it as it’s so exotic and such a vibrant colour. #canna #canna-indica #redandyellow #containergarden #mygardentoday 11/09/2018

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suerichards

Amazing 😉

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richard.spicer.7906

Beauties 😍

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  • Season Icon Late SummerLate Summer 2018
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jacaranda

I just love the tropical look of my new canna 😍 #yellow #cannaindica #tropical #containergarden #mygardentoday 26/08/2018

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sieveheadsarah

That's so pretty Barbara 😍

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vec

Lovely 😍

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pelly

Gorgeous ❤💛❤

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Keely

Oh wow that's a beauty 💛💘💛

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