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pelly

Never really gardened until I joined this community, now I'm totally hooked thanks to all the lovely people on here. 🌿🌼🌺🌻🌷🌸🌿

Acer palmatum 'Sango-Kaku'

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pelly

I thought I'd better get a shot of this acer in its autumn glory before this wind finishes it off, it was already damaged from previous windy days 🧡🧡🧡 #acer-sango-kaku #coral-bark-japanese-maple

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

What a fabulous colour…..🍁🍁🍁🍁👌🏼

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thehardygardener

Beautiful colours as the leafs change. If you soft wire the upright branches, curved down. The ones above the fence line the wind may not wreak havoc with

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pelly

Thanks Elaine, it’s just so delicate. I lost all the leaves to wind burn last year and didn’t see it’s autumn colour at all😢 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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gjones

Very pretty😊

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hkyfvr

Lovely colours 🧡

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pelly

Thanks Aly, great advice but luckily it's in a pot so we've literally just moved it next to the house where it will hopefully get more protection 🤞 @thehardygardener

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pelly

Thanks Katy and Diane 🍁 @gjones @hkyfvr

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thehardygardener

Am shifting stuff inbetween the shooting, miserable selfishpeople, like killing things is sport, le sigh

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anges

Gorgeous Autumnal colours 😍

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Auricula

Looks Fantastic against the fence. I read it first as: get shot of😂. Quite frankly I was shocked 😳

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lilybee

Fabulous colours Jane 💛🧡

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pelly

Gutted. This is my acer after the strong winds we’ve been having. All the leaves on the outside are ruined 😢 #coral-bark-maple-sangokaku #acer-palmatum-sangokaku

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midnightgardener

Oh no, what a shame 😳

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pelly

It happened to it last year too so I was really looking forward to seeing it in its full autumn colour 🧡 @midnightgardener

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midnightgardener

@pelly Great shame but our gardens are at the weather's mercy now 😳🧡

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anges

This is why I can't have acers, just so windy and not much shelter 😤

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pelly

I'm beginning to feel like I shouldn't have them either Ange 🤔 @anges

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anges

Such a shame 🥲

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Auricula

🥲such a shame 🧡

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charlotte

Oh 😢

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pelly

I could have cried when I saw it yesterday morning 😥 @Auricula @charlotte

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jacaranda

Is it in the ground or in a pot, Jane? 🤔

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sho47

My goodness - hope it recovers Jane 🤞

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pelly

Morning everyone, what awful weather to welcome us into October. Enjoy it if you can. The acer has taken quite a battering with the strong winds we’ve been having but it’s autumn colours are starting to show 🧡 #foliagefriday #acer-palmatum-sangokaku #coral-bark-maple-sangokaku

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jpea

Morning Jane 🙋 and there seems no let up either

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pelly

What has come to be typical autumn weather unfortunately Jeremy 🙄😡 @jpea

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godfreye

Good morning Jane the weather is awful but your tree is gorgeous colours🤗

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pelly

Morning Enid, thank you. I'm hoping it doesn't get too shrivelled up and I get to see it in full autumn colour unlike last year 😥 @godfreye

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gjones

Lovely foliage and colours

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pelly

Thanks Katy 🙏 @gjones

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Auricula

A bright spot in the garden - the wind is relentless on The Edge 💨💨💨

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pelly

I'm truly sick to death of it now 🤬 and no teetering please 😱 @Auricula

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cowdenkyle

Gorgeous fall colors🍁🍁🍁

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hkyfvr

Beautiful colours 🍂🍁

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pelly

Thanks very much Kyle and Diane 🍂 @cowdenkyle @hkyfvr

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pelly

Morning everyone, have a lovely day. The colours on this acer are fabulous at the moment and my #mondaymotivation is to see it in its autumn glory too. Last year it got so badly damaged by storms it lost all its leaves 🍁 #coral-bark-japanese-maple #acer-palmatum-sangokaku

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jpea

Morning Jane 🙋‍♂️ this one variety is my favourite

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joanboston

Morning Jane, great to see it comeback strong again

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pelly

Morning Jeremy, mine too for it’s winter interest too ❤️ @jpea

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flof1952

Morning Jane 🙋‍♀️ Wow what lovely colours 🧡💕 I've only got the one Acer ....really fancy this one 🙏

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pelly

Morning Joan, it was a relief, I wasn’t sure if it had done any permanent damage 😍 @joanboston

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jendren

Love the bark Jane. You’re right about the acres looking gorgeous at the moment. We took away loads of bamboo and our acer has doubled in size

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pelly

Me too Nicola. My two are in pots and I've just potted this one on so I'm hoping for a growth spurt 👍 @jendren

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joannie.a

Morning Jane, acers are some of my favourite plants I think I have about 14.

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italydiva

Morning Jane...looks like it’s back with a bang! Glad it’s made a full recovery 🍁

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pelly

Morning Joan. Wow, I knew you had a few but not that many 🍁 @joannie.a

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pelly

Morning Angela, it is and it's such relief 🍁 @italydiva

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pelly

Happy #foliagefriday everyone #coral-bark-japanese-maple #acer-palmatum-sangokaku ❤️💚💛

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juliesgarden

Oh i do love an Acer ❤️🧡💚

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pelly

Can’t beat them for colour ❤️ @juliesgarden

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juliesgarden

I agree 👍🏻

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Morning Jane...🍁🍂🍁🍂

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godfreye

Good morning Jane beautiful 🔥🔥colours. Another lovely day but we had frost.🤗

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joannie.a

Morning Jane, just love acers.

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pelly

Morning Elaine 👋 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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pelly

Morning Enid, thank you. No frost here for a change 😍 @godfreye

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pelly

Morning Joan, oh, so do I 🍁 @joannie.a

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hebelover

Great foliage 🍁

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pelly

Thanks Jason 🙏 @hebelover

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pelly

The rain really brings out the vibrant red of this acer #wintercolour #acer-sango-kaku #coral-bark-maple

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sharonhayden

That’s lovely I also have one of these so will have a look - good morning 😊

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jpea

Morning Jane, loved that Acer, unfortunately mine died before the move

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pelly

Morning Sharon, thanks and yes you must 👍 @sharonhayden

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pelly

Morning Jeremy, I remember you saying, it was a shame but you could always buy a new one 😊 @jpea

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lovemygarden65

That’s lovely ❤️

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jpea

One day Jane, it's on my list 😁

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pelly

Thank you Marilyn, I bought it for it’s winter interest ❤️ @lovemygarden65

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

I thought it was dog wood at first....isn’t it beautiful ❤️

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pelly

I'm glad you said that because that was the look I wanted for winter, thank you Elaine 🙏 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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emch

#greatcolor

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midnightgardener

Fabulous red. I think I could do with a really super red one ♥️♥️♥️

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pelly

My beautiful Acer has the same colours as the sunrise did this morning. Unfortunately I didn’t manage to get a decent shot of it, it was stunning 🌅🌅 #acer #acer-palmatum-sangokaku #coral-bark-japanese-maple 7/10/19

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jpea

But you enjoyed it Jane and that's a happy image @pelly

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pelly

I did Jeremy, thank you @jpea 😍😍

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Keely

I noticed that this morning it was gawjus 💞

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anges

Morning Jane, beautiful colour 🍁🍁🍁

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Colour envy....mines still very much green..

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suerichards

Fabulous ❤️

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pelly

It was wasn't it Keely @Keely 🌄🌄

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pelly

Morning Ange, thank you, it's a beautiful tree @anges 💕💕

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pelly

This has been spectacular this year Elaine, I'm sure yours will turn soon @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom 👍👍

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pelly

Thanks Sue, I love it. Btw did you get your seeds? @suerichards 💕🤔

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane..missed it 🤦‍♀️😆

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pelly

It’s all about the colour #acer #coral-bark-japanese-maple #acer-palmatum-sangokaku 18/9/19

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joanboston

Gorgeous colours

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pelly

Thanks Joan, it's the best it's ever looked @joanboston 😄😄

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pelly

Thanks Elise, it's positively glowing at the moment @auricula 😍😍

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ShelleySnyder

These are always so stunning Jane!💘😍

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pelly

I love all the different colours it goes through Shelley @ShelleySnyder 😄😄

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ShelleySnyder

Me too!💘😍

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lilybee

Love those colours Jane 💛🧡

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pelly

Thanks Sue, it's looking particularly good at the moment @lilybee 😍😍

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juliesgarden

Oh fabulous Jane 🧡🧡

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pelly

Thanks Julie, I’m loving it at the moment @juliesgarden 😍😍

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kez001uk

Looks beautiful Jane 😍

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pelly

My lovely Acer is getting its autumn colours on #acer #acer-palmatum-sangokaku #coral-bark-japanese -maple 29/8/19

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charlotte

But it's supposed to be still summer ☹

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gjones

It looks so pretty with all the colours😊

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pelly

It's alright Charlotte, it's not in full swing yet @charlotte 👍👍

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pelly

Thanks Katy @gjones 😄😄

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lilybee

Such lovely colours Jane @pelly. And it's time to get your socks out Charlotte - I've been picking acorns off the lawn today! @charlotte

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ShelleySnyder

That's gorgeous Jane!💘😍

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pelly

It gets better and it has beautiful red branches, so winter interest too Sue @lilybee ❤️❤️

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midnightgardener

Oooh lovely Maple Jane 😊😊❤❤

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juliesgarden

Gorgeous 🧡🧡

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pauline33

Looking lovely jane 👌beautiful tree mine is positively glowing 🍁🍁

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pelly

Thanks Shelley @ShelleySnyder 😍😍

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pelly

#foliagefriday 31/5/19 #acer #acer-palmatum-sangokaku

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japanesestyle

I love acers

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pelly

#newgrowth lots of leaves emerging now #acer-palmatum-sangokaku #acer #coralbarkacer 31/3/19

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suerichards

Gorgeous foliage ❤️❤️

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pelly

Thanks Sue, it's looking good @suerichards 😍😍

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pelly

I have kept this in the greenhouse for the last couple of weeks because of the gales. I’ve just taken it out as at long last the wind has dropped and was delighted to see the leaves forming ❤️❤️ #acer-palmatum-sangokaku #newgrowth #newleaves 17/3/19

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awomanonabike

Looking gorgeous ❤️

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pelly

Thanks Jacqueline @awomanonabike 😍😍

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awomanonabike

Mine is finally beginning to look good having been a bit dodgy for a few years. They just glow don’t they 😍

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pelly

Don't they just. This is just over a year old now (to me anyway) and I really wouldn't want to be without it now. You will have to post yours Jacqueline @awomanonabike 😊😍

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pelly

Don't they just. This is just over a year old now (to me anyway) and I really wouldn't want to be without it now. You will have to post yours Jacqueline @awomanonabike 😊😍

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awomanonabike

I will but it’s very hard to capture - especially when it’s pouring down 😉

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ladeebug

I love it ! I have one too in my front yard and everyone comments they love the red bark

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pelly

Thanks Cyndi @cyndi me too ❤️❤️

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pelly

They are definitely conversation starters Deanna @ladeebug ❤️❤️

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pelly

Not the most elegant of photos, but it’s all about the colour, lots of new buds too. Have a fabulous Friday everyone ❤️❤️ #acer #acer-palmatum-sangokaku #red 8/3/19

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gjones

Definitely has great colour😍

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pelly

It’s the brightest I’ve seen it Katy @gjones ❤️❤️

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flof1952

Morning Jane. Stunning colour and that's without any leaves ....which one is it? Have a fandabby Friday 👋😮❤

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anges

Morning, that's such a great colour especially during the winter months ❤

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pelly

I chose it for winter colour Cyndi, it’s certainly doing that @cyndi ❤️❤️

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pelly

Morning Pauline, thank you. It’s Acer Palmatum Sango Kaku. It has beautiful yellow/orange leaves in the autumn @flof1952 😍😍

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pelly

Thanks Ange, I wanted Osakazuki but when I saw that this had red bark throughout the winter I couldn’t resist it @anges ❤️❤️

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bandicoot

Morning Jane 😀👋 I can see why it's called coral - glorious colour ❣

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juliesgarden

Wow that’s bright ❤️ morning btw 👍🤣

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pelly

Morning James, thank you, it definitely stands out on a dull day, which thankfully it isn’t today @bandicoot 🌞❤️

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pelly

Morning Julie, it certainly is @juliesgarden 👋❤️

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pelly

#red 15/12/18

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ShelleySnyder

Aren't the coral barks just gorgeous Jane!💘😍

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pelly

They certainly are, the bark was the reason I bought it, a bit of winter colour @ShelleySnyder ❤️❤️

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kimguy

Sooo pretty💖

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pelly

Gorgeous isn’t it Kim @kimguy ❤️❤️

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kimguy

Oh yes! These went on my wishlist!

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pelly

You won't regret it Kim @kimguy 👍👍

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pelly

The last couple of leaves managed to hang on through the gales yesterday #acer-palmatum-sangokaku 9/12/17 😊😊

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jadojado29

Stunning Twin @pelly 😍👌😘

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pelly

Thanks Suzie @jadojado29 😍😘

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angiecrazycatlady

Lovely photo 😍

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gjones

Great photo

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pelly

Thanks ladies @angiecrazycatlady @gjones 😍😍

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ShelleySnyder

Great photo Jane!💘😍

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pelly

Thanks Shelley @ShelleySnyder 😍💕

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ShelleySnyder

Very welcome Jane!💘😍

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kimguy

Fabulous🍁🍁🍁

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Stunning photo Jane 🍁

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kez001uk

Gorgeous colour 🍂🍁

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pelly

#treetuesday looking a bit worse for wear now but still beautiful #acer-palmatum-sangokaku 27/11/18

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anges

The colour 😍😍😍

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Denise16

Wonderful colours 🧡❤️

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pelly

Thanks Ange and Denise @anges @Denise16 🧡🧡

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juliesgarden

Love the colour Jane 🍁🍂

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gjones

Lovely colour

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pelly

Thanks Julie, not many leaves left but it has beautiful red branches @juliesgarden 😍😍

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pelly

Thanks Katy @gjones 🧡🧡

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rachelbrooks

Love this one 🧡❤️🧡

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pelly

Thanks Rach, it is rather lovely @rachelbrooks 🧡🧡

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pelly

I seem to have waited a long time for this to change and even though it’s not very big yet I’m loving the colours 🧡❤️#acer-palmatum-sangokaku 15/11/18

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joannie.a

I find when my acers show autumn colour really varies from plant to plant, some have had no leaves for weeks now and some have just changed.

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pelly

This is my only one......at the moment @joannie.a 😄😄

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rachelbrooks

Love the contrast against the red stems 🧡❤️🧡

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joannie.a

Watch out they are adictive, I think I have about 19 in assorted sizes and colours. @pelly

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jadojado29

Love the colouring on this one Twin @pelly 😍👍😘

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pelly

That was what attracted me to it Rach, some winter colour @rachelbrooks ❤️🧡

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pelly

Wow, that’s a lot, my garden isn’t big enough for that many but I would like a couple more @joannie.a 😍😍

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pelly

Beautiful isn’t it Suzie, and gorgeous red branches through the dreary months of winter @jadojado29 ❤️❤️

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joannie.a

@pelly some are real small and most do not grow quickly so I'm sure you could fit quite a few in.

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pelly

I’d like Osakazuki next, which is supposed to be ideal for the smaller garden. Do you have this one Joan? @joannie.a 🤔🤔

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pelly

Seems to be doing well so far 😍😍

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awomanonabike

It’s looking fab Jane!

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pelly

Thanks Jacqueline, I'm really loving it, it's my first one @awomanonabike 😘😍

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PaulElw

Looks lovely 😊

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pelly

Thanks Paul @PaulElw 😀😀

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jendren

Looks very happy indeed 👏👏

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pelly

My new Acer looking fabulous in the sun today 😍😍

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suerichards

A beautiful colour Jane @pelly

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pelly

Isn't it, it's my first Acer Sue and it wasn't the one I wanted until I saw the red branches that shine all through winter @suerichards 😍😍

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jendren

🔥 looks too hot to handle. Fab Jane

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pelly

Thanks Nicola @jendren 😂😘

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lewiscottageplants

I’ve had mine for 20 years, 12” tall when I bought it, now a delicious 12’ !!

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Keely

Wow that's striking 💘💘

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gjones

Beautiful colour

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pelly

They are beautiful trees Richard @lewiscottageplants 👍👍

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pelly

Lovely isn’t it Keely @Keely 😍😍

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pelly

Thanks Katy @gjones 😍😍

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pelly

Not the best of photos, but I spy little buds on my new Acer ❤❤

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mrsstorm69

I'm just loving the colour of your Acer 😉

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pelly

Thanks @mrsstorm69 it's the reason I bought it, it has all year round interest. 😊😊

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mrsstorm69

I used to have 4 of them. And now only 1. I am only learning how to look after them now.

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pelly

This is my first one so I'm learning too @mrsstorm69 👍👍

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jadojado29

I tried to take a pic of my Acer today Jane @pelly that didn’t go well at least you can see the buds on yours 👍👏😘

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katgreen

Gorgeous colour

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pelly

Took a few goes to even get this Suzie @jadojado29 😂😂

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pelly

Isn’t it Kathryn @katgreen ❤️❤️

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Yollymac

That’s beautiful!

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pelly

Thank you Yolandi @Yollymac 😍😍

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Wow that’s very red it looks like a Cornus...❤️❤️

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pelly

The beautiful coloured stems on my new Acer ❤️❤️

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jpea

It is beautiful, mine has a dark coloured fence behind it, this and the similar coloured dogwood are among my winter favorites

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pelly

I’d love a dogwood but don’t really know where I could have one, so this is a very good compromise, I get my Acer and I get the red stems in winter. This is going to go in a large planter on my patio. @jpea

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nessas

Lovely Jane 😍😍

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gauravsh6

Beautiful Colour. Would look lovely in a large planter 😊

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pelly

Thanks @nessas 😍❤

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pelly

That's what I'm going to do with it @gauravsh6 👍👍

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awomanonabike

It is a stunner - and love the compromise 👍

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jpea

Mine was in the planter but it got too wind swept so put in a more sheltered spot @pelly

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pelly

Not a bad one is it Jacqueline @awomanonabike 👍👍

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susanhumphrey333

It's lovely Jane. I need an Acer. I lost both of my potted ones last year and haven't replaced them yet ☺️

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pelly

😱😱 don't tell me that!!! @susanhumphrey333 😂😂

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pelly

Cataloguing #notmyphoto this has beautiful red stems in the winter.

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susanhumphrey333

One of your buys Jane 🤔 It's lovely 😊

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pelly

Doesn't look like this at the moment Sue but the stems are such a lovely colour @susanhumphrey333 ❤❤

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rachelbrooks

Love these...wish I had someone to put one

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Keely

That's lovely 🌺🌺🌺

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pelly

Mine will be in a pot on the patio Rach @rachelbrooks 👍👍

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pelly

Thanks Keely, I wanted a Dogwood for winter colour but I’ve nowhere to put one so I thought the red stems would be a good compromise. This will stay in a pot on the patio @Keely ❤️❤️

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rachelbrooks

Hmm...I’m not allowed any more pots. Apparently...😉

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pelly

or fountains.............. @rachelbrooks 😂😂

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rachelbrooks

Ooh...maybe a fountain in a pot...liking it! 👍🏼😂

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pelly

Great thinking, me too!! @rachelbrooks 👌👌

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