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Jasonsparkes1

Moved to a new garden in W.Yorkshire #oldlane Hebe lover owned by 4 cats

Anemone coronaria 'Mr Ruffell'

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Jasonsparkes1

Morning All 💙☕💙 Cold and damp here this morning, so heading kettlewards. Have a good day #jspot7

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rachelbrooks

Morning. Same here. On me third already!

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flof1952

Morning Jason. Ditto .....the garden is happy enough though with the rain. Enjoy your day 🤗☕

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pelly

Morning Jason, no rain here yet but it’s on it’s way , kettlewards sounds like a great idea 🍮🍮

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godfreye

Good morning Jason rainy day here. I’ve got my first coffee.pretty flower🤗

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anges

Morning Jason enjoy your day off 💙

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Jasonsparkes1

Morning Ladies, thank you very much, got me brew, 2 cats, and catching up on Beechgrove and GW 💚 @rachelbrooks @flof1952 @pelly @godfreye @anges

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johninbrighton

Good morning Jason...........You've done it again with this fabulous photo........love it.

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emeraldt

Lovely picture from 👍@jasonsparkes1

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cee

Morning👋 beautiful colour💜

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rosiebug

Great photo , morning Jason have a good day 💙😄

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sharonhayden

Amazing colour

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Jasonsparkes1

Morning All 💙 Little greenfly photo-bombing today. Time to start work 😴 Have a lovely day

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pelly

Morning Jason. I had the little brats all over one of my roses a couple of weeks ago 😱 I hope you have a good shift 💙💙

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juliesgarden

Morning Hun ..fab colour, seen lots of the little green blighters ! 😬

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anges

Morning Jason, fab photo 💙☺👍

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hobnob

Fab photo jason! I need more blue in my garden 💙💙

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flof1952

Morning Jason. Beautiful photo. Hope your shift flies by 👋🙂💙

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lexijane

Good morning Jason. Great photo 💙

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sho47

Stunning photo and gorgeous colour!! 😃💙👏

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awomanonabike

Beautiful - even with the greenfly 😉💙

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

When your hair matches the flowers.....💙💙💙

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johninbrighton

@jasonsparkes1.............morning Jason.........the most incredibly beautiful photo.......absolutely love it........wonderful.

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Hayley.R

What a photo... Wow

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Jasonsparkes1

Now the seed pods are bursting open their fluffiness, Mr Ruffell looks more like a cross between a Sheep and a Fraggle 🐑

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scaryskates

😆😆😆

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lovemygarden65

😂😂😂

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

My hair in the morning.....🤣🤣🤣🤣

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rachelbrooks

🤣🤣🤣

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columbiariver

You really should shave before taking a selfie, Jason.

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linfoster

😂 you couldn’t have planned that Jason 😀👍🏻

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Jasonsparkes1

😂😂 I know that feeling Elaine, everyday I wake up looking like a pineapple 🍍 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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Jasonsparkes1

Cheeky young mare you, I'm not that grey...yet!! 😂😂 @columbiariver

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gjones

😁😂😄😂

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Jasonsparkes1

Blue against Blue...is that like Denim on Denim?? 💙💙 #anemone

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tash74

Love this photo 📸 Very artistic!!

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carolgs

Love this pic 😍💕

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Keely

That's gawjus put mine in late for some Summer flower 💜💜💜

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pottybird42

They look luvverleeeee !!

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you very much 💙💜💙 @tash74 @carolgs @pottybird42 @Keely Do I keep dead-heading these, or just leave the seed heads??

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tash74

I think as they come from a little tuber, they may only flower once even if you deadheaded them? I've tried them once or twice before and never had much luck, these look lovely though!

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pelly

Fabulous photo 💙💙

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Jasonsparkes1

Thanks Jane 💙 @pelly

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Jasonsparkes1

Thanks Natasha, had a brew and a google, and you're right dead-heading does nothing for them 😁 @tash74

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lovemygarden65

Beautiful photo 💙💙

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lexijane

Gorgeous picture. That’d look amazing as a print 💜💙💜💙

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Jasonsparkes1

Anemones lapping up the sun today ☉ #sunshine

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ublaszko

Looking very good! Gorgeous picture! You have a good camera on your phone. 👍👍 Mine is not very good at picking up the details.

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LyndaClack

@Jasonsparkes1 Great piccy 👍👍

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you both very much 💜 @ublaszko @LyndaClack

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valjones-hughes

I was rushing through a bit, this one stopped me in my tracks!

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you very much Val 😊 @valjones-hughes

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rosiebug

Wow stunning 💜😊

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you so much June 💜 @rosiebug

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rachelbrooks

Stupendous! 💜

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gjones

You're garden is doing great! Flowers are beautiful😍😍

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you very much Ladies 💜 @rachelbrooks @gjones

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Jasonsparkes1

Can ya tell I was waiting for this one!! 💙😁 #mrruffell

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katgreen

Gorgeous 💜💜

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Keely

Oh wow it's gawjus 💜💙💜💙

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ambitiouswolf

Love the color

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sadieberg

Fabulous, I am going to pinch that idea ☔️ but maybe I'll start tomorrow after the rain!

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lovemygarden65

Beautiful 💜💙💜

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awomanonabike

Fantastic! And yes!! 💙🖤💙

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lesliecole49

Great collage and beautiful flower!

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jennlamaye

#bestofapril

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juliesgarden

💜💙💜💙

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malada

Great idea!

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rachelbrooks

Fantastic collage 💙🖤💙

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Jasonsparkes1

Evening All ☔ Anemone bud in the rain looking almost metallic 💜💙💜

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Soph1e

Fabulous colours!

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wilko

Beautiful photo 😍

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struddles

Great pic Jason.📸

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Keely

Wow def a #bestofapril pic 💜💜💜

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jadojado29

Oh Wow !!! Stunning 👌👏👏😍 Jason @Jasonsparkes1 😘

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acermad

@Jasonsparkes1 Great shot! Looks a bit alien 👽💜💜

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susanhumphrey333

I thought Alien 👽 too Jason. It's starting again 👻 Be very careful 😱

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rachelbrooks

Dark and brooding and luscious! 🖤

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you all very much, didn't see any aliens 👽😁 @Soph1e @wilko @struddles @Keely @jadojado29 @acermad @susanhumphrey333 @rachelbrooks

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nessas

Purple green black and blue all in one how cool is that 💜💙💚🖤

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greenfinger14

Totally stunning 👍👏😍

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Jasonsparkes1

Now off to start work so I thought I'd leave you with my favourite flower at the moment 💙 Looking lovely in the Yorkshire sun this morning ☉

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juliesgarden

Beautiful 💙💙💙

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kimguy

Thanks Jason. You made my brown eyes blue💙💙💙

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Keely

Gawjus 💙💙

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lovestogarden

Beautiful! The sun coming through Mrr. Ruffell's petals has made visible such pretty pinks! Have a great day! #anemone #blue #anemonecoronaria #mrruffell

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jadojado29

Cor blimey ‘Mr Ruffell’ you just get better & better 👌 Beautiful Jason @Jasonsparkes1 😍😘

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rachelbrooks

Just fanbloodytastic! 💙🖤💙 #bestofapril

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you all very much 💙 @juliesgarden @kimguy @Keely @lovestogarden @jadojado29 @rachelbrooks

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kimguy

You are welcome Jason.😎💜 @Jasonsparkes1

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Jasonsparkes1

Evening All, been a lovely day and great to finally get out in the garden, and this one just needed that touch more sun to open fully...gorgeous 💙💜💙

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lordshankar

Wow gorgeous!

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rachelbrooks

Luscious! 💜🖤💜

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rosiebug

Glad the sun has reached you atlast Jason , that's a beauty 💙💜

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lovemygarden65

Beautiful Jason, bit dull here but dry so enjoyed a few hours in the garden, glad you did the same it does your heart good 💙

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pelly

Such a gorgeous colour Jason 💜💜

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Keely

It's gawjus I'm so pleased I have this colour too in my mix and it's just budding now can't wait for it to open 💜💙💜💙

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lovestogarden

Beautiful! You both enjoy your day and the sunshine!

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greenfinger14

Gorgeous 😍

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you very much @lordshankar

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Jasonsparkes1

Thanks Rachel 😁 @rachelbrooks

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you June, been a lovely dry day 🌞 @rosiebug

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Jasonsparkes1

Evening All, one days sun and we're almost open 💜💙💜

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pelly

Evening Jason, that's so beautiful, I've got two starting to open, can't wait 💙💜💙

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jadojado29

Evening Jason @Jasonsparkes1 Every stage of this from bud to present day you have taken some Stunning pics it’s absolutely Gorgeous Jason Love it 💙💜😘

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Keely

Gawjus love it. 💙💜💙

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susanhumphrey333

Evening sunshine ☀️That's a beauty

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rosiebug

What a beauty 💜💙

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gjones

Beautiful colour!

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rachelbrooks

Stunning! This is my favourite colour of all the anemones 💜🖤💜

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mrsrinhergarden

@Jasonsparkes1 that’s gorgeous 😍💙

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carolgs

Beautiful like you 💕

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you all very much, glad I got these ones, hopefully more buds will come up now the snows gone 💙 @pelly @jadojado29 @Keely @susanhumphrey333 @rosiebug @gjones @rachelbrooks @mrsinhergarden @carolgs I wish Carol 😂😂

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plants

Stunning colour Jason 💚💚💚💚💚

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Jasonsparkes1

Still getting there 💙💜💙 Just on Yorkshire time ⏰

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Mikekally

Those are pretty @Jasonsparkes1, going on my wishlist, I reckon!

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Keely

Mine are same first one opened up yesterday but it's staying shut like yours in this weather and I still have some in garden to even show their leaves!! 💜💜

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kimguy

Wow!!!

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gjones

It really has intense colour! 💜💜

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you, hopefully should have more flowers soon, and open ones too..if the rain ever stops!! @Mikekally @Keely @kimguy @gjones

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juliesgarden

💜💜💜

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rosiebug

I love MR Ruffell such a deep purple 💜💜💜😊👍🏻

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Jasonsparkes1

Looking forward to seeing if the inside is the same colour 😁 @rosiebug

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Jasonsparkes1

Morning All, close up of the Anemone before I scoot off to work 💙 Have a beautiful day

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awomanonabike

Gosh Jason. You are taking the most amazing photographs 💙🖤💙

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juliesgarden

Fabulous 💙💙💙, don’t work too hard ☺️

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justin

That’s a fab #macro shot 👍🏼

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nessas

Aww wow super duper photo #bestofmarch 💙💙

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pelly

Morning Jason, another fabulous photo 💙💙

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rachelbrooks

Ooh that’s lush!

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pottybird42

How fascinating nature can be !!

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gjones

That's going to have great colour when it's open💜💜

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you all very much 💜💙💜 @awomanonabike @juliesgarden @justin @nessas @pelly @rachelbrooks @pottybird42 @gjones

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Keely

Oh wow superb pic 👌💙💙

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you very much Hun, can't wait till it opens 😀 @Keely

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Jasonsparkes1

Good 'Snow-free' Morning ☉ Quick wander with a brew and found the 1st Anemone opening...gorgeous blue 💙 Looking forward to seeing more of these opening 😊 #springiscoming #goodbyewinter

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jadojado29

Morning Jason @Jasonsparkes1 Wow Fantastic pic, Fantastic colour Amazing what was lurking under all that Snow 💙 hope your day is good one Jason ☕️😘

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angiecrazycatlady

It's look like it's scared to pop its head out in case it snows again 😊

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Jasonsparkes1

Thanks Suzie 😉 Work at 3, time for a brew then pop to Mozzers @jadojado29

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Jasonsparkes1

I think you're right Angie, can't say I blame it!! 😂😂 Hopefully she's safe to open now???? @angiecrazycatlady

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jadojado29

Oh noooo Jason @Jasonsparkes1 A Mozzers trip😱 look forward to seeing your bargain you can’t go there without getting a bargain 😘 oh I did try B&M the other day all they had was lavender I Want hellebores was not a happy bunnie 😤😘

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angiecrazycatlady

@jadojado29 my Morrison's was full of hellebores yesterday, my one and only hellebore didn't flower so I'm sulking 😡

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awomanonabike

Morning Jason. How fabulous! I’ve tried growing these but always lose them 😢

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nessas

Morning Hun bloody fabulous capture 💙 mozzers is going to be offering you shares soon 😉 have a fab day ☺️

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Keely

Morning Jason they look like a fabulous colour 😄 have a good one chuck

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Denise16

Looooove this pic💙

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Jasonsparkes1

Morning All from a snow touched West Yorkshire. Spotted the 1st flower coming through on the Anemone 💙 #newgrowth

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juliesgarden

Great photo Jason 👏👏 snowing here too now !

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sieveheadsarah

My Anemone are 💩 what's the secret Jason???

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Jasonsparkes1

Thanks Julie 💚💙💚 @juliesgarden

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Jasonsparkes1

Ha, sadly I have no secret, I only got the bulbs from Wilkos last year, I have a small Rowan tree in a big pot, so I stuck these and some muscari in with it...and a Phlox 😁 @sieveheadsarah

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sieveheadsarah

Ooh, maybe they like the company, mine are on there own 🤔🤔😂😂

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jadojado29

Afternoon Jason @Jasonsparkes1 Great pic hope it doesn’t snow to much ☕️😘

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Jasonsparkes1

Evening Suzie 🍷 Snowing here now, hope this is it then!! @jadojado29

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jadojado29

Evening Jason @Jasonsparkes1 it has better be, my psychiatrist is costing me a fortune 🤪😘

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Jasonsparkes1

😂😂 @jadojado29

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Jasonsparkes1

Frosty little Anemone leaves ❄💚❄

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pelly

Love both photos Jason 👍👍

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Jasonsparkes1

Thanks Jane 💚 @pelly

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juliesgarden

Love that one 💕

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ada31514

Lovely pic. Think we got away with such a hard frost this morning up here on top of the elsham wold.

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rosiebug

They are lovely but haven't braved the garden in the last few days !!! ❄️❄️❄️❄️ great pics Jason 😊😍👍🏻

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richard.spicer.7906

😮 they look kinda pretty in the frost!

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Jasonsparkes1

Thank you all very much ❄💚❄ @juliesgarden @ada31514 @rosiebug @richard.spicer.7906

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jadojado29

Morning Jason @Jasonsparkes1 Fantastic pic 👌 sorry I’m late catching up with things 😘 it is Tuesday just 😂

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Jasonsparkes1

Morning Suzie ☕ I'm just home from work and catching up too, and yep it's indeed Tuesday 😂 @jadojado29

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jadojado29

😂 I just come up to bed Jason @Jasonsparkes1 enjoy your cuppa ☕️ I can’t be bothered to get up and make one now damm wouldn’t mind another cuppa as well 😂☕️😘

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Jasonsparkes1

Sleep well 😴 @jadojado29

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Jasonsparkes1

Anemone, Muscari, Daffodils & Hyacinths all up...yey...must be Spring!! 😆

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rachelbrooks

Brilliant! 🙌🏼👏🏼 I knew I’d been asleep a long time, didn’t realise I’d hibernated! 😂😂

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Jasonsparkes1

That's what I thought when I saw everything this morn 😂😂 @rachelbrooks

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pelly

I have Muscari, Hyacinth, Snowdrops and Anemone but no daffs yet Jason 😊😊

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rachelbrooks

I’ve got a few poking through...think it’s all the muscari 🤔

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Keely

No cant be I've missed my 5 weeks hols in sun then its Spring 😆

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AlisaJ

Mine are all doing the same 🤦🏻‍♀️ I have anemone, hyacinths, tulips, daffs, iris and alliums all sprouting! Not sure what to do about them coming up to say hello early!

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columbiariver

You must be in the banana belt. The cold should make them stop. No?

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ublaszko

Mine too. Daffs, muscari, snowdrops, irises, tulips all sprouting already.

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JustJill

Since I have yet to plant mine, they are safe. I still have plenty of flowers & buds, I must be in the pineapple belt?! @columbiariver 😕😉😂

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JustJill

Umm, Mr Jasonsparkes1 zur, ow come pretty fushia's wiv frilly 'skirts' ain't wanted in yer garden, zur, but ones wiv frilly names such as Ruffles, is?! I iz right confuddled😕😁

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Jasonsparkes1

Another mixed up year ahead 😁 @pelly @rachelbrooks @@AlisaJ @ublaszko

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Jasonsparkes1

Cataloguing .. #anemone #mrruffell #bulbs #springbulbs

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gjones

Those will look great -love the blue!

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Jasonsparkes1

Hope so Katy, thank you 💙 @gjones

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plants

Lovely colour 💙

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Jasonsparkes1

Thanks Judy, I'm keeping my fingers crossed for them next year 💙 @plants

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