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Astilbe

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kez001uk

#astilbe #false-spiraea

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gjones

Beautiful Kerry! Is there an emoji for jealousy😂 as I love these flower spikes!

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hkyfvr

Absolutely gorgeous flowers 😍😍😍

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vegandmore

Wow beautiful 😍 I can’t get mine to grow!

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kez001uk

@gjones 😂 I always think about you when I post Astilbe 🙈 these are the last ones left flowering so I can stop taunting you now 🤭

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kez001uk

@hkyfvr @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom thanks ladies 😀 late to the party but they missed the harshest heat and managed to flower 💕

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kez001uk

@vegandmore thanks Christine 😃 do you get the foliage?

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hkyfvr

Most welcome Kerry. Love astilbe 💗

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vegandmore

About 3 inches of foliage

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kez001uk

@vegandmore that’s dwarf level foliage 😂

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vegandmore

Indeed! I don’t think they like Sandy soil @kez001uk

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kez001uk

Always the first colour to flower 💓 #astilbe #false-spiraea

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hkyfvr

Beautiful delicate pink. 💗

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ShelleySnyder

Yep! Beautiful! 💘😍

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kez001uk

@hkyfvr @ShelleySnyder thanks ladies 😀 love a fluffy plant 😛

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hkyfvr

Very welcome 😊

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ShelleySnyder

My pleasure Kerry!💘😍

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jeatacake

Beautiful. A "real" spiraea must be something really special to see then! 😁

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kez001uk

@jeatacake 🥹 I’ve never understood why it’s called that 🤪 the real spiraea I have isn’t a patch on this! 😂

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jeatacake

Maybe it's because it's just too fancy & therefore must be false? 🤔🤷‍♂️

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kez001uk

@jeatacake wait til it takes out the hair extensions & false eye lashes! It’ll look just as plain as the rest of us 🤨🤣

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jeatacake

🤣🤣🤣

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kez001uk

#astilbe #false-spiraea

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gjones

This is so pretty! I’m always drawn to plants that have feathery or airy blooms😍

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hkyfvr

Lovely 🤍

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kez001uk

@gjones thanks Katy 😊 there’s something extra special about the less imposing looking plants 🤍

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kez001uk

@hkyfvr thanks Diane ☺️ the only one of my old astilbe plants to flower so I’m happy to see it 🤍

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hkyfvr

Very welcome Kerry. I used to have these but would lose them over the winter. Love them though. 👍😍

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jmlincoln

You've got FLUFF!!!! YAY!!

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kez001uk

@hkyfvr I thought they were tough plants but seems once they start to grow and get hit by frost, that’s it 😝 such a shame 😔

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kez001uk

@jmlincoln finally 😁 no other old ones flowered but all 4 new ones are starting to 😍

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jeatacake

Wow, so fluffy and feathery 🤍🤍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake it is such a cute little thing 🤍🤍🤍 sadly a loner this year ☹️

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kez001uk

#astilbe #false-spiraea

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solly1961

Looks just like mine, but lot pinker, mine are just starting to colour fade on the astilbe been out for weeks.. lovely flower 🌸

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

That is stunning....💗💗💗

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maldavis

Looks like pink coral I used to see snorkeling in the Carribean. Beautiful.

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pelly

So pink and fluffy 🌸🌸🌸

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jmlincoln

Woohooo!!! You've got the fluff!! It looks like cottoncandy ☺️

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kez001uk

@solly1961 they don’t disappoint do they! Look good for ages 😍 a little disappointed only 2 of 5 colours came through but they’re putting on a show to make up for it 😂

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom thank you Elaine 😀 they’ve gone mad this year! 💕

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kez001uk

@maldavis I’d happily swap it for that view! 😍😍😂 can imagine it was an incredible experience

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kez001uk

@pelly like a candy floss stand 😋😋

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kez001uk

@jmlincoln finally got some fluff 😁 they always make me want cotton candy 😋😋😋

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pelly

Yes that's just it. I think mine is just starting to fluff out but there's only one stem so far 💖

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kez001uk

#astilbe #false-spiraea

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pelly

Mine is the same as yours, I'm waiting very impatiently for mine to open 🙄😂

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jmlincoln

#whereisthefluff

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alan1111

I do like these i have a couple their at the same stage as yours

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kez001uk

@pelly they seem to take an age to open up 🤪🥱

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kez001uk

@jmlincoln it’s taking sooooo long 🤣 how are yours looking?

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kez001uk

@alan1111 they’re beautiful aren’t they 🥰 just take an age to get their fluffy coat 😂

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alan1111

Mine seems to be stuck on hold at the moment 😅

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midnightgardener

That's beautiful ♥️♥️

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kez001uk

@alan1111 they need a swift kick up the bum! 😆

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kez001uk

@midnightgardener they look amazing up close. So many tiny buds in no hurry to open up 🤣

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midnightgardener

@kez001uk I've got some Geraniums like that ♥️♥️

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kez001uk

#astilbe #false-spiraea

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jmlincoln

Ah ha! My astible looks like yours! I was wondering why the online pictures of them (from google) have such bigger, fluffier stalks. I thought I was doing something wrong.

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kez001uk

@jmlincoln they’ll fluff up soon 😛 it’s hard looking for id’s online because they rarely show anything but the plant in full bloom 😜

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jmlincoln

Awesome! Can't wait 😀 Thanks for letting me know 👍🏻

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kez001uk

@jmlincoln you’re welcome 😁 I look forward to seeing yours in all their fluffy glory 😛😅

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jmlincoln

Me too! And you're welcome for describing them as fluff 🤣

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kez001uk

@jmlincoln 😆 it’s the best description for them 😛

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maldavis

Love this bright color!

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kez001uk

@maldavis thanks Mark 😁 they’re so vibrant, especially against the green ❣️💕

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ShelleySnyder

Beautiful!💘😍

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honestgreensco

🤗👌

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anges

Gorgeous colours 💗

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midnightgardener

It looks a bit like an Astillbe 😊😊💕💕

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder thank you Shelley ☺️

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kez001uk

@honestgreensco thanks Steve 😁

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ShelleySnyder

Very welcome!💘😍

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kez001uk

@anges thanks Ange 😄

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kez001uk

@midnightgardener they are 😁 false spiraea is another name 😊

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columbiariver

Beautiful!

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jeatacake

Again, just about the whole range here of Astilbes. I especially like the red one trying to keep up with the pinks! ❤

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kez001uk

@jeatacake a fair few died back after that surprise late frost so not looking as good as last year 😜 but they’re great looking things aren’t they 😋

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jeatacake

They are & they will never let you down 😊 👍

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ublaszko

I'm warming up to the white ones 😊😆

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kez001uk

@ublaszko the foliage isn’t too bad either. A white one would go nice in your garden Urszula 😉

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ublaszko

Must keep an eye out for them next spring. 😊

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maldavis

Will be bright and beautiful, almost neon! Gotta tell you that whenever I see your profile pic, it makes me laugh. Is this one of those phone apps?

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kez001uk

@maldavis they are so vivid when they’re in full bloom. 😂 its a Snapchat teddybear filter 🤣 I can’t smile in photos so like the irony of happy filter on a miserable face 😅

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maldavis

Huh!!! Thank goodness for filters, but sometimes a non-smile is more beautiful.

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gjones

Love astilbe. Tried several varieties over the years and finally got one to survive for 3 years. Mine isn't as far ahead as yours yet. And by the way, you have a beautiful youthful face😊

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kez001uk

@maldavis I may terrify the gt’s community with an unfiltered profile photo next time I change it 😂😂😂

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kez001uk

@gjones they’re beautiful aren’t they 😍 I’m so happy you’ve got one that’s returning 😁 aaawww, thank you ☺️😘

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kez001uk

@cyndi they have absolutely flourished since I moved them into shade! I don’t think they get any direct sun and seem to do all the better for it 😁

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maldavis

I, too, think your beautiful and I sincerely hope you, nor @gjones, thought otherwise. Those filters just make me laugh.

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kez001uk

@maldavis I didn’t take it any other way than how you intended it ☺️ they amuse me too 😛 who doesn’t chuckle at the sight of an almost 40 year old woman in a teddy bear disguise 😂

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maldavis

Hey, great idea! Instead of posting plants we can all do a face pics with our favorite face app!

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kez001uk

@maldavis going to have to find a good one to match your batman 😜

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kez001uk

@cyndi I hope it helps ☺️ I know they love water so I think it helps keep them from drying out too much also

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kez001uk

Faded now but still as pretty 💕

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kez001uk

Even when they’re past their best they look pretty

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gjones

Look like little Xmas trees covered in snow!

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lovestogarden

#falsespirea #astilbe

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kez001uk

@gjones I love that! It really does look snow covered ❄️

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gjones

Gorgeous! Glyn says it has great colour!

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kez001uk

@gjones please pass on my thanks to Glyn 😁 and thank you too ☺️

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jeatacake

Wow💖👌

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kez001uk

@jeatacake just a bit bright isn’t it 🤣 think the green background makes it worse! 😂

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jeatacake

It's got a lot more colour than my pink one. It looks wishy washy compared to yours 😁

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Soph1e

Stunning!

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kez001uk

@jeatacake I didn’t really think they’d end up the colours on the website photo but shocked that they’ve lived up to it! #nofilter 😉

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kez001uk

@Soph1e thank you 😁 one of my favourites 😊

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jeatacake

Dazzling 😎😁👍

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kez001uk

Resting in the shade 🐝

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kez001uk

Colour clash!

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gjones

Looks pretty!

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kez001uk

@gjones thank you ☺️

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gjones

I'm still waiting on mine!

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kez001uk

@gjones I looked at yours from last year, it’s a huge plant! Excited to see it this year 😁

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Keely

Mines just starting too 💕💕💕

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kez001uk

@Keely look forward to seeing yours 😁

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kez001uk

@Jasonsparkes1 they’re nice to look at even as they’re growing though 😛

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suerichards

Beautiful colour 😍

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kez001uk

@suerichards thank you ☺️ taking weeks to fluff out but it’s a real bright spot in the shady area

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gjones

It's a lovely bright colour!

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kez001uk

@gjones just like candy floss/cotton candy 😋

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

I have one but it’s in the wrong place , need to move it

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pattygardd

Love that

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom last year I had them in part sun and only one bloomed with barely any foliage. This year it’s in full shade and exploded! Hope you find the right spot for it 😊

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kez001uk

@pattygardd thank you 😛 they’re really putting on a show!

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

@kez001uk you’ve surprised me I would have put it in full sun...at the moment it’s lost in between taller plants so I’ll move it into shade....👍🏼😉

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom I’m not sure that’s their typical growing conditions but it seems to have worked so far 😊

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gjones

Gorgeous! Ever since I've seen yours blooming, I go out everyday to see if mine has started. But not yet😣

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kez001uk

@gjones I can’t wait to see yours! I love astilbe so much 💖 do you know the colours yours will be?

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gjones

Mine is called 'look at Me' and it's supposed to be bubblegum pink. I only planted it last year so I've never seen it bloom.

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kez001uk

@gjones sounds like it’s going to be beautiful! Hope it’s not too far from flowering 😁

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kez001uk

Another one fuzzing up 😁

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gjones

💕💖💕

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kez001uk

Keeps getting fluffier 🤗

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tkept

@kez001uk That’s great! 👍👍👍

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gjones

So light and fluffy, gorgeous colours😍 Do you find these plants spread a lot?

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kez001uk

@gjones they’re quite special aren’t they ☺️ i only planted them around 18 months ago and put 10 astilbe into a huge pot together so they don’t really get chance to spread. I wouldn’t mind if they did though 😁

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kez001uk

First one to fluff up 😍

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Hayley.R

😍

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kez001uk

@Hayley.R makes me want candy floss 🤣🤣🤣

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gjones

Beautiful - I didn't know they flowered like this😍😍😍

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kez001uk

@gjones I’m hoping the other colours look just as pretty

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natii

What a lovely colour! 🙂

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kez001uk

#pink

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