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Salix gracilistyla 'Mount Aso'

  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2020
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kez001uk

#pink-pussy-willow #willow-mount-aso #salix #salix-gracilistyla-mount-aso

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sabbanrula

Brilliant little things 😍

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ShelleySnyder

So pretty!💘😍

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ublaszko

Aren't we lucky to have beautiful gardens to take some comfort in? Hope other people get inspired to tidy up weeds and sow some flowers or veg 😊

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cyndi

This is beautiful

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alan1111

Nice choice Kerry its a beauty

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kez001uk

@sabbanrula they’re so adorable 🥰 thanks Rula 😀

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder thank you Shelley 😃

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kez001uk

@ublaszko we really are! I’m actually surprised to see a few people in my street suddenly taking an interest in their gardens! Think it’s one of the only places people feel safe now so are investing in their space a lot more. Long may it continue 😛

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kez001uk

@cyndi thank you Cyndi 😄

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kez001uk

@novicegardenlover thank you Susan 😁

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kez001uk

Past their best now ☹️ #pink-pussy-willow #willow-mount-aso #salix #salix-gracilistyla-mount-aso

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alan1111

Still looks good to me 🤓

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DeborahBanks

Looks better than mine, mine are all pretty grey now.

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kez001uk

@alan1111 thanks Alan 😊 the endless rain hasn’t been kind to it but it’s still pink from afar 😂

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kez001uk

@DeborahBanks they turn so fast don’t they ☹️

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alan1111

At least you can get to enjoy it every year 😊

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kez001uk

@alan1111 hoping the caterpillars don’t enjoy it so much this year 😬

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alan1111

Oh that's the plant that was attacked I remember now looks like no lasting damage done

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kez001uk

@alan1111 thankfully they just got to the leaves so it made a full recovery. Do love caterpillars, just a shame they’re so destructive 😠

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alan1111

Unfortunately at this stage they need all the help they can get

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kez001uk

@alan1111 very true. That’s why they go over the fence into the trees out back 🤣

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alan1111

You give them flying lessons 🤣

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kez001uk

Pollen ❤️💛 #pink-pussy-willow #willow-mount-aso #salix #salix-gracilistyla-mount-aso #pink

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sinukarta

colorful 👌

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ripjuju

♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Pretty either way...😉

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pelly

Beautiful photos Kerry 📷😍

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cyndi

Prettier and prettier

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ublaszko

😍😍😍

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kez001uk

@sinukarta they certainly are 😍 now just need the bees to come 🐝

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kez001uk

@ripjuju thank you Judy 😊

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom thanks Elaine ☺️

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kez001uk

@pelly thank you Jane 😁

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kez001uk

@cyndi thank you Cyndi 😄

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kez001uk

#pink-pussy-willow #willow-mount-aso #salix #salix-gracilistyla-mount-aso #pink

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london148

Love the pink cat kins 💕

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kez001uk

@london148 they’re adorable aren’t they 😁 and sooooo soft 🥰

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london148

I must get one ! Really lovely 😊

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novicegardenlover

Adorable fits this perfectly 💖

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kez001uk

@novicegardenlover it’s a really tactile plant too, although I think I must look like a crazy person stroking it 😂

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cyndi

I wouldnt care if someone thought I was crazy for stroking this plant lmao.. its looks petable and fuzzy and beautiful

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novicegardenlover

Haha. That's ok.

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kez001uk

@cyndi it really is petable - and nice to have pets that don’t bite! 🤣🤣 thanks Cyndi ☺️

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cyndi

Snort hahahahaha yeap that's true lmao

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jeatacake

I'm like that with lambs ears. Once you start, it's hard to stop! 🤣

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kez001uk

@jeatacake I remember those from my younger years in grandparents garden. They’re too touchable 🤣🤣

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kez001uk

💕💞💕 #pink-pussy-willow #willow-mount-aso #salix #salix-gracilistyla-mount-aso

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kez001uk

@auricula thank you Elise 😀 it’s looking better by the day 💕

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

They’ve got this in the garden centre Kerry it’s very pretty....

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ShelleySnyder

So pretty Kerry! #prettyinpink #pink 💘😍

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jeatacake

So many buds 😮 Don't think I've ever seen another one of this type either 💝

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DeborahBanks

I've ordered one! 😍 Gardening Express have an offer £5.99 ish, unfortunately a daphne and a hydrangea fell into my order basket at the same time 🤣😉

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kez001uk

@wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom since it’s pink it would look perfect in your garden 😉😉

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder thanks Shelley 😃

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kez001uk

@sharonhayden thanks Sharon 😄

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kez001uk

@jeatacake the whole thing is covered in them but bit many are open yet 😜 was worried I’d get none after the giant caterpillars destroying it in summer 😂

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kez001uk

@DeborahBanks yesssss!!!! That’s a great little haul! And you can’t be to blame if things fall in your online basket 😛 one wrong click is all it takes 😉

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kez001uk

💓🤍💓 #pink-pussy-willow #willow-mount-aso #salix #salix-gracilistyla-mount-aso

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sushiwaitress

Do you have any pictures of the whole plant/tree/bush? I'm curious how big it gets.

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kez001uk

@sushiwaitress I don’t on here but posted one on Instagram a couple of days ago: https://www.instagram.com/p/B7uSds5gQK7/?igshid=h9kyu6234kmi I don’t think they get too big, about 5’ I seem to remember

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DeborahBanks

I think I might NEED this one too

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telswirld

Lovely little things 😀

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ublaszko

So cute and soft 😍😍

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kez001uk

@DeborahBanks oh you do 😛 the catkins are so adorable and get even better once the pollen starts appearing 😍

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kez001uk

@telswirld they’re so cute and fluffy 😂

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kez001uk

@ublaszko like tiny pink bunny tails 🥰

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gjones

So fluffy and pretty

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cyndi

Love the #twotone colors of them so #fluffy

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kez001uk

@gjones they really are lovely at this stage. Still very small though 💓

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kez001uk

💕💗💕 #pink-pussy-willow #willow-mount-aso #salix #salix-gracilistyla-mount-aso

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debs69

Pink and fluffy 💕😊💕

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kez001uk

@debs69 they’re so cute and soft 😜💕

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pelly

#prettyinpink 💖💖💖

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kez001uk

@pelly thank you Jane 😀

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jeatacake

Beautiful 💗

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ShelleySnyder

Very impressive! I've only seen magazine pictures of a pink pussy willow! It's gorgeous Kerry!💘😍

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cyndi

So beautiful

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richard.spicer.7906

That is early! 😲

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ReginaSanders

That's awesome @keezooluk ❤❤❤💯 I'm drooling. I love love love it! Can you guide me toward soom?

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ublaszko

💞💞💞

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telswirld

Cute 😀

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kez001uk

💗

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cyndi

So very pretty

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kez001uk

@cyndi can’t wait to see the whole thing covered in these 😁

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cyndi

I bet. Xoxo

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KariSamuel

#pinkalicious 💗

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kez001uk

@KariSamuel thanks Kari ☺️

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DeborahBanks

Oh wow! I love this

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columbiariver

Love this little fuzzy

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Love the pink stems...

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alan1111

It looks like some sort of exotic caterpillar 😜

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kez001uk

@DeborahBanks it’s great isn’t it 😛 got it earlier in the year just as it was finishing flowering so can’t wait to see it in all its glory 😍

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kez001uk

@columbiariver so cute isn’t it 🥰

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kez001uk

Nearly eaten bare 🐛🐛🐛

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debs69

Rotters 😬

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richard.spicer.7906

🙈🐛🐛

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louisesimpson

Aww 😡😳

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gjones

Oh my! They really thought that one was tasty!

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alan1111

Holy moly they had a good go at that 😞

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cyndi

From the #badcaterillars you took pics of other day?

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kez001uk

@debs69 I was devastated 😢 hope they left the catkin buds alone 🤞🏻

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kez001uk

@richard.spicer.7906 no wonder the caterpillars were so big! 🤣

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kez001uk

@louisesimpson I know 😰 least they have good taste I guess 🤣

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kez001uk

@gjones was looking so good too 🙁 and I know they lose their leaves but would rather not this way 😂

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kez001uk

#wildlifewednesday

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tinaaune

Great pic!!! 💚💚💚

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kez001uk

@tinaaune thanks Tina 😁 thought those red things were teeth until I read up about them 😂

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laketitlow

Great photo

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mossy420

very cool😍

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shaz831

#greatphoto 📸👍

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jeatacake

What an impressive character! Looks like a mini green walrus! Amazing photo 👍💚

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bluefox23

Looks like a stand-off!!

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jendren

Fantastic photo!

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valjones-hughes

Oh wow, what a great shot!

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staciegokhan

Cool shot!

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kez001uk

#wildlifewednesday

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gjones

He's an unusual looking fella!

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ShelleySnyder

Whoa!! Incredible!💘😍

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kez001uk

@gjones they were so well camouflaged but massive!!! Hated having to remove them but they’d had almost every leaf 😞 interesting to look at though 😛

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cyndi

Great pic but #badcaterillars for our garden plants sad cus they are pretty buggers

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder they’re quite a sight but bigger than any caterpillar I’ve ever seen 🙈 5 of them was a little much 😫

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kez001uk

@cyndi thanks Cyndi 😁 they are amazing looking but my god do they eat alarmingly fast 😂 I just hope they left the catkin buds alone 🤞🏻

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cyndi

Welcome same with hornworm cats here too looks dang near same... will devour a tomato plant in a day.

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ShelleySnyder

Yikes!!! I hope you gave them flying lessons or something worse 😬!🤦💘😍

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janetandjim

You could magnify that thing and make a monster movie. I’m scared already 😩

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anges

He's great looking! 🐛🐛🐛

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cee

Eek! I've got the same plant👍🏻....hope I don't have the same Caterpillar😰😁

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kez001uk

#wildlifewednesday

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maldavis

well-hidden. Nature is so cool!

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cyndi

Great #camouflage

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kez001uk

@maldavis too well hidden 😂 the tips of my trees are all they hadn’t munched through before I found them 🙈

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kez001uk

@cyndi they really looked like part of the plant, laying up the stem and under the leaves. Crafty!! 😂

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cyndi

Sneaky sneaky tricksters for sure.. #hideandseek champs unless you are actively searching for them

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mossy420

hawkmoth ?

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valjones-hughes

Wow he even pretends to be a leaf! Fab.

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kez001uk

@cyndi to be honest I’d not even have thought to check had I not noticed the distinct lack of leaves 🤣🤣🤣 even when I searched the plant they were so well camouflaged that I kept missing them 🙈 nature is amazing, truly

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kez001uk

@mossy420 I think it’s an eyed hawk-moth 🐛

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kez001uk

@valjones-hughes pretended too well 😂 as big as they were they were so hard to find 😜

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kez001uk

Love the different pollen colours ❤️💛

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natii

Wow I never saw one looking like this. Or at least I didn't realize 😁 It's beautiful 😊

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ShelleySnyder

Very cool looking 😎👍💘😍

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sherrisgarden

How cool is that ???!! Good job

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kez001uk

@natii I’ve only had it a few days but it changes so fast. Was surprised at the colours when I checked the photo 😛

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder it’s unusual but gotta love different 😁

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kez001uk

@sherrisgarden thank you Sherri 😊

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ShelleySnyder

Oh yes!! I love different! Odd ball that's me!🤪💘😍

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder you and me both, not a bad club to be a part of 😉

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ShelleySnyder

Woohoo!! I love a fellow odd ball!😂💘😍

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder me too 😁🤪😁

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Urshy63

Wow I love this 😍

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novicegardenlover

They look so soft and pretty.

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kez001uk

@novicegardenlover they really are. Feel like my guinea pigs 😂

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ShelleySnyder

Great photo Kerry!💘😍

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kez001uk

@ShelleySnyder thanks Shelley 😁

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ShelleySnyder

My pleasure Kerry!💘😍

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terrimclaughlin

I’ve never seen any pink ones but I saw a lot when I lived in Michigan. Sooo pretty 😊💕

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pelly

So sweet 💗💗

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

That looks fabulous and great picture....👍🏼

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itstillhelen

I’ve recently planted one of these, gorgeous isn’t it?

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lovemygarden65

Beautiful 😍

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kez001uk

@terrimclaughlin it’s really quite unusual and just loved the colour 😛

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kez001uk

@pelly thank you Jane 😁

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jeatacake

That's lovely Kerry 😻

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kez001uk

@jeatacake thank you Jeff 😁 something a little different 😋

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