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Lantana camara

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kez001uk

#lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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pelly

I love the tiny buds on these 💗💛💗

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juliesgarden

Must get this one 💗🧡

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hkyfvr

So very pretty 💛💗🧡

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gjones

Love how the flowers form rings of colours💗💛

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kez001uk

@pelly @juliesgarden @hkyfvr @gjones they’re adorable little flowers, so uniform 💖💛 just wish the leaves were a little less pungent 😝

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hkyfvr

Oh dear. Must go out and take a sniff of mine. I have allergies and missed the excitement. 🤣🤣

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kez001uk

@hkyfvr me too but no amount of hay fever could stop those fumes 😂 only really notice if after touching the leaves though

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hkyfvr

Had a sniff of them and they are pretty pungent. I never seem to notice I guess. I must not touch them much. 🤣🤣😁

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kez001uk

@hkyfvr you were lucky to have avoided it so long 😂

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hkyfvr

🤣😂🤣

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kez001uk

So happy it’s back after a winter outdoors 🙈 #lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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pelly

It's done well after the winter we had 💛💗💛

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hkyfvr

So very pretty. Love the colours Kerry. 💛💗🧡

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BetweenTheDirt

Gorgeous!! 🥰

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kez001uk

@pelly it surprised me! I thought it would be the first thing to bite the dust. Back with a vengeance though 😁

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kez001uk

@hkyfvr they’re amazing little flowers aren’t they 🤩 like origami boxes opening up 😍

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kez001uk

@BetweenTheDirt thank you Michy 😁 it’s a favourite 💖💛

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gjones

Such beautiful layers of colour!💛💖💛💖

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hkyfvr

They are amazing and I do love the way they open. Special little flowers. 💛💗🧡

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jeatacake

Wow, I'm amazed it survived winter outside 😲 I left one out over winter as an experiment but I wasn't surprised at all that it didn't make it! 😏

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kez001uk

@gjones such a lovely combination 💖💛

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kez001uk

@jeatacake it was in Greta’s tumble dryer jet stream 🤫🤣

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kez001uk

Doesn’t look like much but so pleased these have returned after being left outside all winter 😁 #lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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alan1111

It survived! Happy days 😁

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midnightgardener

Grown from seed, amazing. I look forward to seeing it in flower ♥️♥️🧡🧡

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kez001uk

@alan1111 I may have got a little excited when i saw new growth 🤭

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kez001uk

@midnightgardener it’s such a pretty one when it flowers. Last year it bloomed so well. You can see if you scroll back 💖💛

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alan1111

I love when your in the moment like that. Have been known to do a little happy dance 🕺😂

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kez001uk

@alan1111 sometimes has to be done 😉😅

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alan1111

😂

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kez001uk

#lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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jpea

Is that Hammy the hamster lurking in the background?🤔😁

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jmlincoln

Yep, the background caught my eye more than anything 🤣 @jpea I love your gardening buddy, Kerry!

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Do you not lose them in the garden....😮

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jeatacake

Seeds for next year 👍

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jendren

Love this plant. Reminds me of holidays.

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kez001uk

@jpea it is but he’s a stone, non-bitey one 😂

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kez001uk

@jmlincoln even after 3 years I still see it out the corner of my eye and thing one of my pigs has escaped 🤣

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom he’s just a realistic ornament thankfully. Wouldn’t dare let the real ones out cos they’d eat through everything! Pig by name... 🤣

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kez001uk

@jeatacake they’re all tied in bags now 😛 assuming they dry and drop off when they’re ready?

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kez001uk

@jendren it’s so tropical looking isn’t it ☀️ as close to a holiday as we will get for a while 😜

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kez001uk

@cyndi forgot to add a seed id tag 😜 thank you 🙏🏻

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kez001uk

#lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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pelly

The colours are so fresh 💗💛💗

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gjones

The flowers on these are always so pretty and colourful!

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ukjohnny

...super colours on that Kez👍

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hkyfvr

Love those colours. 🌸💕😊

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jeatacake

Fabulous 😍

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kez001uk

@pelly aren’t they lovely 💖 fruit salad sweets in a flower 😋😅

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kez001uk

@gjones couldn’t agree more 💗💛 and they’re always covered with critters too

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kez001uk

@ukjohnny thanks John 😀

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kez001uk

@hkyfvr thank you Diane 😃

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kez001uk

@jeatacake thanks Jeff 😄

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kez001uk

#lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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kez001uk

@cyndi this is how big they’ve grown in one season 😂

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alan1111

Look nice and healthy 👍

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pelly

Lovely looking plant, the colours are beautiful 💗💛💚

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jeatacake

That's a great result 👍 I must try one of mine outside next year 💗💛

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kez001uk

@alan1111 thank you Alan 😊 they’ve done so well, even if they’re occasionally strangled by the passionflowers behind them 😂 free plant support 🤣🤣🤣

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kez001uk

@cyndi there’s 3 in a big pot but think they need their own homes now they’re growing up 😅 I noticed some berries a couple of weeks back and they’re just turning dark. I’ll put some bags on them so the blackbird doesn’t have them! 😜 thanks Cyndi ☺️

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kez001uk

@pelly thank you Jane 😁 it’s gone crazy but won’t mind this getting big 😛

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kez001uk

@jeatacake thanks Jeff 😄 you should! I took them in the greenhouse last winter but they’ve been out since early spring and handled everything that’s been thrown at them

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alan1111

How is the garden holding up to the storm mine has had it bad form the last one and I can see plants down already today 😕

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kez001uk

@cyndi oh no 🙈 they’re not built to house a cat 😂 I had no idea they got so big!!! Need to keep mine in check since it’ll need to go in the greenhouse for winter again 😜

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kez001uk

@alan1111 I’m sorry yours is taking a battering 🙈 hope you’ve not had too much damage 🤞🏻 it only started here about 6 so just getting going. A few pots have gone over but I daren’t look outside now 😰

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kez001uk

#lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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pelly

So pretty 💕💕💕

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gjones

Such beautiful colours! Flower heads look nice and big too!

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kez001uk

@pelly thank you Jane 😀

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kez001uk

@cyndi it really does seem to like it’s sunny spot next to the passionflowers, even though they keep trying to strangle it 🤣 the 3 plants must be almost 2 feet high now! You give good seed 😛

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kez001uk

@gjones it’s the loveliest combination of colours 💗💛 the flowers are about an inch big

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columbiariver

I love how the little boxes open up into flowers 💖

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kez001uk

@columbiariver it’s like tiny origami isn’t it 😛

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kez001uk

@cyndi 🙏🏻😘

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columbiariver

Yes exactly!

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kez001uk

#lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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suerichards

What stunning colours 💖

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pelly

I love the pink and yellow together 💖💛💖

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RedFuchsia

So pretty 💗💗💗👍

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pauline33

Beautiful colours 😊💛💖

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juliesgarden

Fabulous 💗💛

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italydiva

Really beautiful 🌸

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ericplummer

@kez001uk that's beautiful

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kamaki

Reminds me of sweets, dolly mixtures! Beautiful!

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solly1961

Beauty 💛🌸🤍

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kez001uk

@suerichards thanks Sue 😊

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kez001uk

@pelly thanks Jane ☺️

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kez001uk

Sun vs shade #lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Total perfection....💛

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jeatacake

Looking good 💛 Are these the ones that turn pink in the middle?

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pelly

Just too cute 💛💛💛

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lovemygarden65

So pretty 💛

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solly1961

Beautiful florets💛, unusual flower

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom they really are 😍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake this past week they’ve gone from a few leaves to big plants! Was shocked to see the transformation in just a few days 😜 they are the same as yours I think. Seeds Cyndi sent me ☺️

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kez001uk

@pelly thanks Jane 😀

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kez001uk

@lovemygarden65 thank you Marilyn 😃

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kez001uk

@solly1961 thanks Mark 😄 they look like little origami boxes that open up into tiny flowers 💛

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gjones

So pretty💛💛

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kez001uk

#lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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kez001uk

@cyndi thanks to you 😉😉

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kaporyash

They have bloomed at your location!!?

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kez001uk

@kaporyash they flowered in summer and are blooming again now but in an unheated greenhouse. I’m surprised they’re doing so well too 😂

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kez001uk

@cyndi they’ll be getting a pot upgrade in spring as I have 3 in a little trough at the moment. I would love if they got huge 😍

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pixierose

@kez001uk It’s pretty but does it have the nasty smell that some sage plants have? 🤔

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kez001uk

@pixierose it does but nowhere near as strong and it’s not as ‘soapy’ smelling either. Much more tolerable 😅

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sherrisgarden

From seed !! That's impressive 😀😀

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kez001uk

@sherrisgarden thanks Sherri ☺️ they were only started last spring and it’s their second flowering already 😛

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kez001uk

#lantana #big-sage #grown-from-seed

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lexijane

Wow!!! I bought a fully grown one but it didn’t survive last winter. I might have a go from seed too. Loving your nails chick👌🏼💅🏼😍

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jeatacake

Looking good (& not just the nails!) Mine are struggling now but will be fine the greenhouse & survive winter

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angiecrazycatlady

I'd never thought of growing one from seed, did they germinate easily? Will have yo give that a go 😊

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kez001uk

@lexijane I have these in the greenhouse so no doubt that’s keeping them alive 😜 but the seed grown ones are much stronger than the 2 fully grown ones I bought. Well worth trying from seed 😁 and thank you, I’m as addicted to nail polish as I am plants 🤣

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kez001uk

@jeatacake thank ya Jeff 😛 a couple of mine are looking ropey but these are doing better now than when they were outdoors in summer!

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kez001uk

@angiecrazycatlady they germinated no problem, i just sowed them in seed compost and did nothing but water occasionally. They’re definitely worth giving a go ☺️

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jeatacake

I never tried mine outdoors. I think they need a good summer like we had in 2018. Mine have been trying to flower in the greenhouse, but the buds didn't open. Happy for them just to survive.

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kez001uk

@jeatacake I think I’ll do the same and keep mine in the greenhouse this year. Might get better results. Exactly, so long as they get through the winter 😁

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kez001uk

@cyndi 💗💛💗

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Lovely 👍🏼💛💞💛

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alan1111

Will that stay in the garden or will you have to bring it in

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kez001uk

@cyndi thank you 😀 my first “Cyndi seeds” success 😁

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom thanks Elaine 😃 still get excited when a seed-grown plant flowers 😅

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kez001uk

@alan1111 I’ll bring this and the red/yellow one into the greenhouse. Don’t want to take the risk as I adore these plants and this one I grew from seeds from Cyndi ☺️

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alan1111

Don't want to risk you little baby 😜

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kez001uk

@cyndi then I can pass them on to the next person 😁

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kez001uk

@alan1111 noooo, I’m trying to get a collection of colours 😛

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

It’s a great feeling 👌🏼

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jeatacake

This one's looking just like mine. Same seeds I think from @cyndi BTW, mine survived just fine in a largely unheated greenhouse over winter 👍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake big sage twins 👫 beautiful colour combination isn’t it 😛 and looks much better than in my photo too 😍 I’m so glad to hear that, they’ll be going in the greenhouse very soon 😁

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kez001uk

So excited for my first flowers on this. Grown from seed back in spring. Thank you @cyndi

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gjones

Kerry they have beautiful flowers but I've never had this plant . Sorry, it wasn't me who gave you the seeds😊

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kez001uk

@gjones apologies, they were from Cyndi but had been sorting seeds for you and confused myself 😂

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jeatacake

Can't wait to see these fully open too 👍

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kez001uk

@jeatacake here’s hoping there’s enough sunshine left to get them flowering 🤞🏻

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kez001uk

@cyndi thanks Cyndi 😁 wasn’t expecting them to flower this year so was excited to find a few buds 🤗

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jeatacake

Could be asking a lot! 😌

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kez001uk

@jeatacake it’s gorgeous here today and has been for a week or so. Looks nice for at least another week too. But still don’t think it’ll be enough to get the remainder of my flowers flowering 😫

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jeatacake

You're lucky. We're in the dull & murky half here. Rained for most of the morning, with no sign of the sun. Maybe tomorrow 🤞

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kez001uk

@jeatacake it’s always too much one way in this country 😂 too wet or too dry 🤣 hope you get a sunny week 🤞🏻

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jeatacake

Cheers Kerry. Couldn't be more dismal than today! Oh that reminds me. My daughter's partner is a landscape gardener & also said he'd heard we're in for the worst winter for 30 years! 😱

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kez001uk

@jeatacake I’m sorry to hear that 😔 oh god, looks like it may not have been scaremongering then 😩 dreading the thought of a terrible winter 😥

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