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Bougainvillea

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kez001uk

@anges

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anges

The colour is beautiful 💖💕💗

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ShelleySnyder

So pretty!💘😍

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kez001uk

@anges this is the cheap one from Tesco 😂 it’s been brilliant!

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder thanks Shelley 😛 think it’s more flower than foliage 😅

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ShelleySnyder

Nuttin wrong with that!👍💘

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ublaszko

Wow!

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gjones

Just gorgeous! Totally covered in flowers💖

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kez001uk

@ublaszko a splash of pink too far for you?

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kez001uk

@gjones it’s just a ball of colour 💓

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ublaszko

I'm amazed how many flowers there are on it this year 💕 Love it (but in your garden, not mine 😂😂) I need to go now, pink overload 💓💓💓

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kez001uk

@ublaszko it packs a pink punch doesn’t it 😂

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ShelleySnyder

Wow!💘😍

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder it’s looking fantastic at the moment. Just a big ball of brightness 💗

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gjones

Beautiful and what a great hot colour!

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kez001uk

@gjones it’s certainly a little bright spot 💗

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gjones

Blooming beautifully!😍

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kez001uk

@gjones thanks Katy 😄 it’s looking fantastic 💕

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jeatacake

It's really coming along well 😍😍😍

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lovestogarden

#bougainvillea

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Back for another year that’s amazing...💞

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kez001uk

@jeatacake thanks Jeff 😀

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kez001uk

@lovestogarden thanks Janice 😊

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom sadly not 🙈 had to replace it as my greenhouse window leaked freezing water onto it and killed it off 😫

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Oh no I was sure it was that one..never mind at least you have another 👍🏼

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom I could have passed it off as the one one 🙈 missed a trick there 😜😅

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kez001uk

#pink

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terrimclaughlin

One of my favorites!!👍🏻😊💕

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jeatacake

Really looking good 👌😍

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kez001uk

@terrimclaughlin can see why! They’re so eye catching 💕

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cyndi

One day ill have some of these 2 in dif colors. They are lovely

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kez001uk

@jeatacake thank you Jeff ☺️ it’s exploded into flower since I moved it. Hope it’ll go on flowering like the last one did 😋

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kez001uk

@cyndi they’re fantastic aren’t they! I wish our climate was better suited to them but I expect yours is?

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cyndi

Yes mine def is lol they are amazing but i never can find them in clearance sections lol

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jeatacake

You're very welcome. Looks like you have it in a good sunny spot 👍

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kez001uk

@cyndi fortunately this one was from he local supermarket. Why they’re getting so exotic I don’t know 😂 but they fly off the shelves at £5!

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cyndi

Cus y'all use to not be able to grow them as easy probably... Weather...

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kez001uk

@cyndi exactly. The summers are ok for them but soon as that sun goes away they are done for 😂

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

It’s gonna get easier to grow this in this country with climate change....💞

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom too true! Wouldn’t mind it getting to a point we didn’t need to overwinter them 🤣

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jeatacake

I'll second that! Oh to have frost free winters! 🙏

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kez001uk

@jeatacake would be a dream and make gardening life a whole lot easier 😅

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jeatacake

Well......here's to global warming then! 🥂😁

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kez001uk

@jeatacake 🤣🤣🤣 think the world has it covered, we will be tropical before you know it 🌴😜

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jeatacake

Frost free will do me! 😁👍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake 🤣 just global warmed enough 🤣

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jeatacake

I quite fancy global tepid actually! 😂😂

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kez001uk

@jeatacake that should be the new level we are aiming for - Globally Tepid! 🤣🤣🤣

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jeatacake

Yeah. Never mind all "this degrees or that degrees of warming lark". We can keep it simple with just plain tepid. Even a certain Mr Trump might like that! That's 😁

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kez001uk

@jeatacake plain tepid 😂 I reckon that’s language Trump would understand! 🤣

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kez001uk

💗💕💞💗

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ShelleySnyder

Gorgeous color!💘😍

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columbiariver

Thats so very pretty! Love the tiny echeveria!

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gjones

Is this still growing outside? I always thought they needed a warm tropical climate! So nice to still have beautiful flowers at this time of year!

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kez001uk

@columbiariver thank you Laura 😁 the baby echeveria I found rogue in my raised bed 🤣 thought they might have a better chance in the greenhouse but they’ve not grown any bigger 😅

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kez001uk

@gjones it’s in the greenhouse now and looks like it’s enjoying the heat in there 😀 now has 4 clusters of flowers (a new one right at the base) and a lot of new baby leaves. I just love watching it progress, thank you Katy 💕

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shaz831

This pink is so awesome ❤💓💔💕💖💞💗💝💟👗👝👠👛💄🐩🌼🌸🍆🍑🍇🍠🍡💒🏩🎡

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kez001uk

@shaz831 it’s insanely bright but love it! 💕💞💓💗💖💘💝

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ShelleySnyder

So gorgeous!💘😍

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gjones

Wow! It just keeps blooming and blooming! You have the secret touch😊

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cyndi

So pretty

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terrimclaughlin

There she is one of my very favorites!! Could we all pick 5 favorites??? I don’t know once u really start thinking or going through that wishlist😂🤔. Maybe 10 top favs lol😊💕

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder this is one of the few plants I’m trying a little harder with. Doesn’t like our winters but greenhouse is keeping it happy so far 🤞🏻

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kez001uk

@gjones it’s insane! I keep expecting to see it fading after the cold spells we have had but it’s just not stopping 😂

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kez001uk

@cyndi thank you Cyndi 💕

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kez001uk

@terrimclaughlin I’m with you, bougainvillea has to be in my top 5 too 😁 but if we made a top 5 they’d change every time we saw a different plant 🤣

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cyndi

Xo

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ShelleySnyder

There's always some plants we just don't want to part with so we take more care of it!👍😉💘😍

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder sadly they’re usually the ones I kill off 🤣🤣🤣

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ShelleySnyder

😂😂 been there done that! Will probably do it again!😂😂💘😍

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natii

It couldn't care less about the season 😂 Still gorgeous ❤️

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vinny3000

Beautiful Kerry @kez001uk

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gjones

I agree, it really is beautiful!

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jeatacake

It's in complete denial! 👌😁😍

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anges

@kez001uk Absolutely gorgeous! Is this in your greenhouse or your home? 💖💖

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Blooming gorgeous I might grow one in the greenhouse if it’ll look like that..😮

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kez001uk

@natii it just doesn’t seem to care it’s not summer anymore 😂

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kez001uk

@vinny3000 thank you 😁

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kez001uk

@gjones thanks Katy ☺️

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kez001uk

@jeatacake denial or complete confusion 😂

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kez001uk

@anges thank you 😊 it was in the garden all summer but brought it into the greenhouse about a month back and it’s gone nuts since 😂

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom thanks Elaine 😄 you should give it a go, it’s been pretty much non-stop flowering since I got it 💗

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terrimclaughlin

That’s funny that it’s just blooming away. Oh well no complaints from us lol🤗😊💕

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pelly

I would love to have one, how do you care for it Kerry? 🤔🤔

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bellabells

Lovely Kerry, we grow them in Philippines.. never thought they’d bloom here but look how amazing they are doing under your care! 😍💕

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kez001uk

@terrimclaughlin I keep posting so many photos of it because I can’t believe it’s still in bloom 😜

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kez001uk

@pelly to be honest Jane I do very little. They like heat and sun but not much water so don’t suffer if they’re a little neglected 😂 I just moved it into the greenhouse since it’s turned cold and it’s now on the 4th flowering since I got it at the start of summer. I just go in and water it a little every few days and it’s put on a load of new growth and a few more flowers too 😁 definitely try one, they’re much easier to take care of than you’d expect ☺️

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kez001uk

@bellabells I imagine they grow everywhere in your climate 😍 need winter protection here but I’m hoping I can get it through the cold spell 🤞🏻 thank you Bella 😁

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pelly

Thanks for the info Kerry, Id love to have a go, one for the wish list I think 💕💕

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kez001uk

@pelly you’re very welcome 😁 I got this one from Tesco so always worth keeping an eye out in the warmer months 😛

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pelly

Thanks, we have a Tesco in town 😊👍

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kez001uk

Not a huge plant really. Has dropped a lot if it’s leaves but so much new growth, new stems even, and lots of flowers 💕

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kimguy

Next year you will have quite a plant with all the new growth!

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kez001uk

@kimguy I do hope so 🤞🏻 I check on it multiple times a day at the moment 😂 he needs a bigger pot and some trellis in spring so he can grow til his heart is content 😂

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lovestogarden

Dropping leaves and #brackets are normal for #bougainvillea. This makes them quite messy, but I love them anyway, as my seven plants show. 😂❤️

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kez001uk

@lovestogarden oh I’m glad to hear that, thank you Janice ☺️ I was wondering if it was normal because the flowers are still blooming so figured it can’t be too cold just yet. And your bougainvilleas are absolutely stunning! I quite often look through them to see what mine may turn into one day 🤞🏻😅

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lovestogarden

The cold here, which is very little, just being slight frost once in a while, does not bother mine. The wind is what beats them up. Your so sweet. My son told me this week that I like "bougainvillea too much". I just laughed-guilty as charged. 😂😂❤️

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kez001uk

@lovestogarden sounds like I bought it in the greenhouse just in time then because the winds are becoming bad here. I’ll have to remember that for the future, thank you 😁 oh there’s no such thing as too much 🤣🤣🤣

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lovestogarden

I agree! 😉❤️

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gjones

Beautiful

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jeatacake

Has no one told it that it's almost winter? 😁

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richard.spicer.7906

Looking very nice - hope this one is tucked up warm by now, chuffing cold outside right now!

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terrimclaughlin

I agree with both guys. Their my one of my favorites 😊💕

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kaporyash

Wow !! Astonishing blooms

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kez001uk

@gjones thank you 😀

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kez001uk

@jeatacake it’s nuts isn’t it 😂 so much new growth on it too and even more flowers to open 🙈

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kez001uk

@richard.spicer.7906 thanks Rich 😃 it’s been in the greenhouse for a couple of weeks and it’s had a growth spurt since going in 😂 there’s no heat in there but it’s like a sauna so trying to leave it for as long as possible

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kez001uk

@terrimclaughlin thank you Terri 😄 they’re stunning plants 💗

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kez001uk

@kaporyash thank you Yash 😁

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jeatacake

You've given it a new lease of life by putting it in the greenhouse! 😁👍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake I am really trying hard with this little guy 😂

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gjones

That's a pretty photo!

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kez001uk

@gjones hard to believe this turns into those bright pink bracts 💖

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jeatacake

It's still looking really good 👌

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kez001uk

@jeatacake it’s insane! New growth as well as 3 new flower clusters. Thanks Jeff 😁

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jeatacake

Most welcome. Long may it flourish before it goes dormant 👍

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david71

Beautiful photo!

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shaz831

This #pink is awesome..!👌👌😘

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columbiariver

Its gorgeous kerry 💞

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ublaszko

Well done! 👏👏👏

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kez001uk

@david71 thank you David 😀 it’s really flowered well this summer 💕

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kez001uk

@shaz831 thanks Shaz 😃 it’s incredibly bright 😎

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kez001uk

@columbiariver thank you Laura 😄 still flowering its socks off 😋 3 separate flower clusters now. Really hope I can get it through the winter 🤞🏻

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kez001uk

@ublaszko thank you Urszula 😁 read earlier you’ve had a bad week. Sorry to hear that 😞 things any better now?

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ublaszko

A bit 😥 The water leak stopped but half the ceiling in a bedroom collapsed. 😨 Fingers crossed the builders can come round next week and that they don't kill any of my plants 😟

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kez001uk

@ublaszko oh that’s awful, I hope they fix it without too much disruption. And of course hope they are careful in your garden!!!

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columbiariver

I feel certain it will be fine under your care 💞♀️

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kez001uk

@columbiariver you’re so kind, thank you 😜

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kez001uk

Losing its leaves but sprouting new growth and flowers 😜

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kimguy

The bloom is lovely. I'm sure its just fine!

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kez001uk

@kimguy thank you 😀 it’s done so well this year. Still a baby and a little sparse but hopefully once I learn more about them I can get it so it thickens up 🤞🏻

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kimguy

You care enough to learn more, that's key🌸. I hope you have peace restored soon and no leaks.🏡

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kez001uk

Clearly loves being in the greenhouse 💕

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columbiariver

You have one! They're so pretty!💖

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kez001uk

@columbiariver thanks Laura ☺️ I bought it before summer and it’s now flowering for the 4th time 💕 hope it’ll make it through winter in the greenhouse 🤞🏻

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gjones

That's a great plant -it just keeps flowering for you. I just watered my agapanthus that I had to bring indoors when it started to freeze at night. I notice it's sending up a flower spike! Never had one bloom indoors before😊

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kez001uk

@gjones it’s been great but doesn’t look like it’s grown a great deal when I flicked back through the photos 😕 oh wow, that’ll be fantastic if it flowers 😯 did it bloom already this year?

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gjones

Maybe your bougainvillea will grow more next year. This was a weird year weather wise for plants to grow big and bloom too! No my agapanthus didn't bloom this year but sometimes it takes a couple of years for them to mature. When we got the early frosts, I didn't want it to get stunted so I brought it indoors. Now about a month later it looks like it's going to bloom!

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kez001uk

@gjones I hope so 🙂 I always assumed the hotter it was the better plants would do but having gone through this summer I stand corrected! It’s destroyed and hampered the progress of so many. Let’s hope their rest will reignite them for next year 😁 oh even better that it’ll be it’s first flower ☺️ the frosts would have put an end to that little flower spike so it’s great you caught it at the right time 😋

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Will it survive the winter in the greenhouse or would it be better indoors 🤔

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jendren

Definitely wouldn’t like it outside 😂😂

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom I’ll bring it indoors when it gets too cold but thankfully the greenhouse is like a little sauna at the moment so letting it make the most of the heat whilst it’s there 😁

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kez001uk

@jendren think the past few days would have decimated it 🤣🤣🤣

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

@kez001uk yes I would Kerry especially if it gets cold..

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kez001uk

😯 Would you believe it has new growth and bracts 🤪

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columbiariver

Beautiful!

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natii

How beautiful! 😍

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gavy

Very nice ♥️

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cyndi

Pretty

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Diane76

👍

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bluefox23

Lovely colour 😊

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shaz831

Stunning color...!!👌👌👌

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jasabe

Bouganvillea is very a floriferous plant when it has plenty of sun and warm weather. It is very tender so it needs to be indoors during the winter months

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Nothing amazes me now in the garden world...💞💞💞💞

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kez001uk

@columbiariver thank you Laura 😁

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kez001uk

@natii thanks Natalie ☺️

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kez001uk

Still going strong 💖

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gjones

That's unbelievable! It's almost all flowers😍

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cyndi

Its beautiful are you gonna trellis it?

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kez001uk

@gjones so surprised how long the bracts have lasted. Hoping for some seeds too so glad it’s doing well 💓

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kez001uk

@cyndi thank you Cyndi 😁 It was on a trellis but garden work has meant everything is in a mess. Hopefully over the weekend it’ll be back in its place and growing happy ☺️

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cyndi

Same here seems my yard is a mess never ending work rearranging watering weeding lol but worth it...... Most days 😜😂😂😂 very welcome one day Ill have a few colors of this.

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kez001uk

@cyndi it keeps us outdoors and busier that way though 😉 always something to do 😛 I had no clue there were so many varieties until I saw the ones @lovestogarden has 😍😍😍

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cyndi

True keeps me moving with my disabilities keeps the body mind soul healthier as well. I wanna grow 1 of each intertwined on an arch or harbour.

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kez001uk

@cyndi I’m with you on that! Anything we can do to help ourselves live better lives can only be a good thing 😊 that would look lovely! When it’s covered with colour it’ll be one incredible display!

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gjones

It's absolutely gorgeous!💖💖

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kez001uk

@gjones still glowing amongst all the other pots 💕

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gjones

I think you have a green finger for growing the more exotic plants😊

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kez001uk

@gjones that’s so kind of you to say. I do wish it was true but I think it’s more luck and good weather for this one

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jeatacake

It just gets better every time I see this 😍👌💕

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kez001uk

@jeatacake too bright to photograph properly 😂

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jeatacake

Red does that with my phone camera. This is still superb though 👌😎💕

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kez001uk

@jeatacake it’s a shame but at least when it’s overcast can get a truer image. What’s overcast you say? I think I remember it’s to do with something called clouds 😕

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jeatacake

Getting a bit of that here today, especially now on my way home from work but too hot & humid 😓

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kez001uk

@jeatacake isn’t it just disgusting today 😔 apparently down my way had the highest temperature in the country. Yay! 😢 48 days without rain too! Gotta love these records!!!

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jeatacake

Not sure how well I'm going to sleep. That's almost as bad! 😕 but so long without rain is terrible 😑

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kez001uk

Even more flowers!

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jeatacake

Just like your excellent lillies 👌😍

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gjones

You definitely have the right technique with these flowers😍😍😍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake thank ya 😁 at least a few things are thriving. A lot isn’t, notice the empty pots... 😅

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kez001uk

@gjones I would like to take the credit but I think it’s purely the ridiculous heat we’ve had. But I’m happy to claim responsibility 😉

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jeatacake

What a shame 😢 Had a few die too, even a cucumber plant in the greenhouse. That's why they were titchy things (note the change of photo!) ☺☺☺

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kez001uk

@jeatacake poor cucumbers! Bet they were still just as nice albeit smaller than they should have been 😁

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jeatacake

As it happens & whilst not wishing to show off, they were! 😁

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kez001uk

@jeatacake you’re lucky to have had some already. Mine aren’t even showing signs of miniature cucumbers yet!

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jeatacake

Are yours in the greenhouse or outside?

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kez001uk

@jeatacake outside. I did sow the seeds very late so not surprising. They’re climbing well, growing at a ridiculous rate, just waiting on the next step 😂

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jeatacake

They should be & certainly sound fine. The fruits grow fast once they get going 👍🥒

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kez001uk

Pots everywhere 😞 but this still stands out!

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gjones

It's very happy living in your garden. It definitely stands out beautifully!

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jeatacake

It certainly does. Definitely the star of the show 👌

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pelly

So beautiful 💕💕💕

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Keely

Its gawjus too

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kez001uk

@gjones @jeatacake @pelly @Keely thank you all 😁

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pauline33

So pretty 😊💕💕💕

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kez001uk

@pauline33 thank you 😁

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jeatacake

Looking as good as any you may see on the Mediterranean coast 👌😍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake you’re too kind 😛 think the Mediterranean heat has been the deciding factor here 😂

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jeatacake

Yes, there is that, plus your good care 😉 We have just had rain here for first time this evening. Not a deluge but enough not to need to water the garden tomorrow! 😁😛

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gjones

It's beautiful!😍💖💕💖💕

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Reminds me of the med.....💕💕 beautiful

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kez001uk

@jeatacake I must admit I pay added attention to this because I know it won’t take much to kill it off 🤣 you’re so lucky! I’m glad it’s spared you some watering 😁 send a bit down to me? 😇

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kez001uk

@gjones it’s really coming on since the warm weather attacked us 😂

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom thank you Elaine ☺️

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jeatacake

You're certainly doing a fine job with it. It seemed to rain most if the night, which is just what we needed. Hopefully it'll revive a lot if plants which were getting close to the edge 🤞

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Keely

Wow super 💓💞

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kez001uk

@jeatacake that’s great! I’m glad you’ve had a decent bit of rain now 😀 who’d have ever thought we would be begging for rain in this country?!?! 🤣

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kez001uk

@Keely thank you 👍🏼 it’s turning out better than I thought it would 😛🤞🏼

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kez001uk

Hadn’t noticed these in the bougainvillea flowers before 😍

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gjones

Gorgeous little flowers in the flowers😍

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kez001uk

@gjones I never noticed them when it flowered earlier in the year. They’re so cute 💕

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gjones

They are cute and very dainty!

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jeatacake

This is really thinking it's at to.e in this weather 👍😍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake one of the very few that is! Hope it keeps going, want a fence full of it 😉

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jeatacake

We might need an Indian summer for that! 😃🌞

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kez001uk

@jeatacake let’s leave it to grow slowly then 😉 can’t take any extra heat 😫

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jeatacake

You & me both! 😓☀️🌡🔥

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kez001uk

@jeatacake supposed to cool off a bit the next couple of days so we may get some respite! 🤗

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jeatacake

I hope so. Certainly feels cooler here this morning. I guess it'd be too much to ask for a drop of rain too!

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kez001uk

@jeatacake it’s so nice to wake up and not dread moving 😂 we have cloud here but rain doesn’t look likely unfortunately. How is it looking for you now?

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jeatacake

Still a bit dull here but no longer cool. Certainly no rain 🙁

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kez001uk

@jeatacake we got about 10 drops 🤣 past ridiculous now isn’t it 😞

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jeatacake

Sure is. Another watering marathon when I get home at about 6.45 & footy on too! Good job I'm off tomorrow!

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kez001uk

@jeatacake snap, did exactly what you did. But what a game so far! Belgium look something special tonight 😬 I hope you enjoy your day of rest 😋

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gjones

Gorgeous!

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kez001uk

@gjones it’s a gorgeous plant 💞💞💞

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jeatacake

Looking better & better 👌💕

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natii

I love this plant 😍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake @natii thank you both 💕

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jeatacake

It's coming on well in this hot weather 👌

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kez001uk

@jeatacake just read we have another month of it! Not sure I’ll flourish quite as well as this does 🤣🤣🤣

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jeatacake

I certainty won't. Especially right now on the train, or more like a big mobile furnace! ☀️🔥

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kez001uk

@jeatacake oh my, I do not envy you one bit! I wish you luck 😂 and hope it’s as fast a journey as possible!

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jeatacake

So far so good thanks, which isn't often the case. Anyway, good acclimatisation for Thailand in a few months 😁

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kez001uk

@jeatacake that’s one way to look at it 😉 here’s me being a typical Brit and complaining about it but you’ve turned it into a training session 😛

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jeatacake

Every cloud has a silver lining (if there were any clouds that is!) 😁

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Keely

Wow loving this 😍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake forgetting what clouds look like 😆

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kez001uk

@Keely not bad for a supermarket buy 😛

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jeatacake

Wow! Lucky you having one of these. Do you bring this indoors in winter?

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kez001uk

@jeatacake would you believe it’s from a supermarket! Starting to look really good now 😍 I have it on a removable trellis so I can bring it in before frosts. After killing one last winter I learned my lesson 😬

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jeatacake

Fantastic👌 I must look out for one in supermarkets up here. Maybe o d to have in the house, as I doubt it would survive in an unheated greenhouse over winter.

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kez001uk

@jeatacake hoping my heated outhouse will be enough if it’s on the inside wall 🤞🏼 will brighten up the place over winter 😉

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jeatacake

It will probably go semi-dormant over winter but if a good few degrees above zero, then it should be fine if kept a bit on the dry side 🤞

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kez001uk

@jeatacake thank you for the tips 😁 let’s hope it’s second time lucky for overwintering 😛

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jeatacake

Very welcome 👍

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kez001uk

Lots of new growth and flowers 😯

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gjones

I only tried growing these once but had no success. They are beautiful when they bloom.

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kez001uk

@gjones fortunately I bought it in flower so have seen what it’ll look like but I didn’t think it’d flower again. I cut it back after the first flowering so I’m hoping that’s what’s encouraged the new flush of flowers. And I’m sure the heat we have here at the moment is helping ☀️

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