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Profile Image Sue Boswell

lilybee

Gardening on a small plot with an oak tree in one corner and trying to encourage more wildlife. Love visiting gardens and buying plants too!

Hippeastrum

  • Season Icon Mid WinterMid Winter 2019
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lilybee

So this was Amaryllis No 2 - two stems, so many flowers and maybe looking slightly top heavy 🤔. And if a plant looks slightly top heavy, it probably is and you ought to do something about it before it falls off the window sill snapping the blooms and stem off! ☹☹☹ #liveandlearn

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godfreye

Gorgeous 🤗

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anges

Wow 💚

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rachelbrooks

Oh no Sue! 🙈 it’s stunning as well! Did you pop it in a vase?

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carolgs

It's stunning 💕

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lilybee

Thanks ladies. It certainly was lovely until it toppled over! The soil went all over the cream carpet as well! Most of the blooms got damaged when it fell but I rescued a few and have them floating in a bowl but don't think they'll last long. @godfreye @anges @rachelbrooks @carolgs

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rachelbrooks

I don’t think they do on the stem anyway Sue, so at least you still get to enjoy them! 😊

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brightcolours

Oh dear... but lovely #collage to remember them by.

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pelly

Oh no!!! Well at least you've still got the photos 😱😱

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lilybee

Morning everyone. This is Amaryllis No 1 - planted 15/12/18 and fully in flower this week. Never grown one before and it's been fascinating to watch it. Enjoy your day and stay safe in the storm.

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pelly

Morning Sue, what a beauty 💕💕

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novicegardenlover

That's a real beauty

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lilybee

Thanks Debra 😊 @debrascott

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lilybee

Thanks Jane, only bought this one as they didn't have the red ones but I actually quite like this colour! @pelly

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lilybee

Thanks Susan. 😊 @novicegardenlover

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brightcolours

#hippeastrum #collage

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rachelbrooks

That’s a pretty one Sue 🌸 I tried one last year and only got leaves!

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lilybee

Surprised myself to be honest, I just stuck it on a sunny window sill, watered every few days and turned it when the stem looked wonky! @rachelbrooks

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rachelbrooks

Job well done then! 👍🏼

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pelly

So do I 💕💕

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valjones-hughes

Glorious!

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