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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. 🌿🌼🌺🌻🌷🌸🌿

Aquilegia 'McKana Giant'

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pelly

I don’t think I’ve put this one on this spring ❤️💛❤️## #aquilegia-mckana-giant #columbine-mckana-giant

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charlotte

That's unusual - well unusual to me. I like it 🙂

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pelly

Thanks Charlotte. They need very little attention, you ought to try a few 👍 @charlotte

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Lovely I haven’t got that one….🤔😉

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Auricula

It’s lovely 🥰

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pelly

If I get some seeds I'll send you some Elaine 👍 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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pelly

Thanks Elise, I love the colours 😍 @Auricula

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kez001uk

Great colours on this one ❤️💛

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pelly

Thanks Kerry, there’s usually a lilac coloured one growing with this but it hasn’t appeared this year 🤔 @kez001uk

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kez001uk

@pelly I swear they change places every year 😂 new colours appear or old ones move around the garden 🤣 most of mine have been decimated by sawfly larvae 😐

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pelly

I’ve had several different ones this year, it’s been lovely, sorry to hear about yours though 😢 @kez001uk

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kez001uk

@pelly thanks Jane ☺️ apparently they don’t kill the plants, they’ll grow back fine. Just look a complete mess and they strip them in no time!

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pelly

Morning everyone, we’ve had rain overnight ☔️🥳 the first for for weeks. Have a great day #aquilegia-mckana-giant

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flof1952

Morning Jane. Oh that's good ....bet you're relieved 👋🥳

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anges

Morning, us too 👍

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane.. oh you lucky thing !! 😂

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pelly

Very but we could have done with much more Pauline ☔️ @flof1952

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pelly

Morning Ange 😍 @anges

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pelly

Morning Julie, it’s a relief. I hope you get some soon ☔️ @juliesgarden

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joannie.a

Morning Jane, unfortunately we have only got grey, damp horrible here.

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pelly

Morning Joan, I hope you get some soon 🌧 @joannie.a

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Auricula

Morning Jane, no rain here I’m afraid… I have a feeling when it starts it won’t stop☔️. Giant is looking very fresh💚

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pelly

Morning Elise, we must have been lucky then and yes, it's freshened the garden up 🌧 @Auricula

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charlotte

Wow. Dry as a bone here.

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pelly

Morning everyone, have a lovely day. I think this aquilegia is giving a sneak preview of what’s to come 😂❤️💚 #aquilegia-mckana-giant

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane ... oooh a beauty no doubt 🌸🌸

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hebelover

Morning Jane ☕ Great colour

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joannie.a

She is giving you a wave.

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Morning Jane...😍

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anges

Morning Jane 👋😃

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italydiva

“Let’s have a look…is it worth raising my petals for?” 😂😂

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pelly

Morning Julie, thank you 💗 @juliesgarden

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pelly

Morning Jason, thank you 💕 @hebelover

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pelly

Morning Joan, it looks like it 😊 @joannie.a

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pelly

Morning Elaine and Ange 👋 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom @anges

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pelly

I hope so Angela 😂 @italydiva

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pelly

Morning everyone 🙋‍♀️ a flashback to warmer times today and one of my favourite aquilegias. Have a good day #flashbackfriday #aquilegia-mckana-giant 💜

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philstalder

Ooh I had these before. Love them. 😍

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johninbrighton

@pelly ........ Beautiful photo Jane ....... lots for us all to look forward to .

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anges

Morning Jane, beautiful flower and photo 💜🤍💜🤍💜

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pelly

Me too Phil 💜 @philstalder

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pelly

Thanks John, I love it when they start flowering 💜 @johninbrighton

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pelly

Morning Ange, thanks, they're so lovely 💜 @anges

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jpea

Morning Jane 🙋‍♂️ that's pretty

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pelly

Morning Jeremy, thank you, I love them 💜 @jpea

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godfreye

Good morning Jane they are such pretty colours🤗

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pelly

Thanks Enid, I think this is my favourite out of all the ones I have 💜 @godfreye

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hebelover

Love these 💜

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pelly

Morning everyone 🙋‍♀️ it’s a wet start to the day here but it’s supposed to brighten up later. Have a good one ☔️ #aquilegia-mckana-giant #blue-clustered-bellflower 💙

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SylviaDavies

Morning Jane. Yes we had a lot if rain overnight too! Loving that combo. I wish i had columbine that colour! Ill be keeping a lookout! 👍🏼🌈

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pelly

Morning Elise, thank you, all my Aquilegias have been amazing this year. Hopefully Nora will too next year 🙋‍♀️💜

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Keely

Morning Jane that's a pretty one chucking it down here too 💜

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pelly

Morning Sylvia, thank you. I love Aquilegias in any colour but this one is my favourite 💜 @SylviaDavies

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SylviaDavies

Its stunning! 🙋‍♂️

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jpea

Morning Jane 🙋‍♂️, same here but showers later

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pelly

Morning Keely, thank you. Let's hope we get some sun later, I have a border to sort out as I ran out of time yesterday 🙋🙄

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anges

Morning Jane 💜🙂💙

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pelly

Morning Jeremy, I hope you get some sun too 🙋 @jpea

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pelly

Morning Ange 🙋 @anges

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joannie.a

Morning Jane, lovely colour. Wet earlier but now its windy.

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pelly

Aren't they just as beautiful from the back ❤💛❤ #aquilegia-mckana-giant

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jacaranda

#itsbehindyou 🤣😍😘

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suerichards

So pretty 💛❤️💛

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pelly

Love the hashtag Barbara 😂😘 @jacaranda

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pelly

The contrast in colour is lovely Elise ❤️💛❤️ @auricula

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pelly

Thanks Sue 😍 @suerichards

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sabbanrula

Love this perspective Jane 💛❤️ it reminds me of something alien 🤣

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pelly

Thanks Rula, they are strangely beautiful 😍 @sabbanrula

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pelly

Morning everyone 🙋‍♀️ this is my #tuesdaychoice #aquilegia have a super day💜💛 #aquilegia-mckana-giant

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jpea

Morning Jane 🙋‍♂️, pretty looking flower, you too

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pelly

Morning Jeremy, thank you, they are such elegant flowers 🙋‍♀️ @jpea

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pelly

Morning Elise 🙋‍♀️ thank you 😊 @auricula

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anges

Morning Jane, fab photo 💜🙂

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joannie.a

Morning Jane, they are great plants, so pretty and not at all fussy where you plant them.

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flof1952

Morning Jane. Great choice ....so pretty. Enjoy your day 👋😃

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pelly

Thanks Ange 😊💜 @anges

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pelly

Morning Joan, I love them and need more 👋💜 @joannie.a

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pelly

Morning Pauline, thank you, I hope yours is a good one too 👋💜 @flof1952

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suerichards

Mine haven’t done very well this year. This one is gorgeous 💜💛💜

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solly1961

Morning ⛅ Jane, preety flowers, love the colours 💛💜🤍

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pelly

This had come back for another showing after being cut right back #columbine #columbine- mckana-giant #aquilegia #aquilegia-mckana-giant #grannysbonnet 4/7/19

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richard.spicer.7906

Ooo very nice!

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pelly

A lovely surprise Rich @richard.spicer.7906 😍😍

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suerichards

That’s a beauty 😍

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pelly

Thanks Sue @suerichards 😄😄

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gjones

Beautiful!

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pelly

Such a delicate looking flower #aquilegia #columbine #grannysbonnet #mckannagiants 21/5/19

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pelly

Thanks Maggie @gardengirlla 💜💜

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ukjohnny

super shot Jane 👍😀

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pelly

Thanks John @ukjohnny 😄😄

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pelly

Thanks Jason @Jasonsparkes1 💜💜

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gjones

Very pretty💙

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pelly

Thanks Katy, I love the pastel colours on this one @gjones 💜💜

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pelly

#newshoots

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jadojado29

Wonder if there are any signs of new shoots on mine Twin @pelly I won’t look now as it’s to dark 😂 I’ll have a look in the morning providing they haven’t been covered in Snow 👍😘

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pelly

#bestof2018

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maldavis

@pelly love this color combination. Beautiful!

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kimguy

Love, love, love!!!💋

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lilybee

These are lovely aren't they Jane, they're on my wish list.

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pelly

It’s a lovely one Mark Sue and Kim, thank you @maldavis @lilybee @kimguy 💜💜

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sherrisgarden

Very pretty !!!

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pelly

Thank you Sherri @sherrisgarden 💜💜

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sherrisgarden

You're very welcome

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kimguy

Columbine has my heart💜. You are Welcome, Jane.

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pelly

I love the back of these wonderful flowers almost as much as the front 💕💕

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KariSamuel

Did you know if you bite the little nodules at the end of the tails, that they are seductively sweet? 👅

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pelly

No I didn't Kari, I might have to give that a go, thank you @KariSamuel 👍👍

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suerichards

Beautiful photo Jane 💕

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Morning Jane don’t you be eating them all 🤭

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pelly

Morning Elaine, it’s got to be tried though @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom 🤔🤔

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pelly

My neighbour is as mad as me Jason @Jasonsparkes1 😂😂👍

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KariSamuel

It's horribly addictive! 🤗 One of my first childhood memories!

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jendren

Hope your neighbour is not on garden tags Jane 😂😂

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pelly

No she’s not thankfully @jendren 😂😂

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SylviaDavies

@KariSamuel was looking at Janes columbine and came across your comment. Funny you should say that as the pic reminded me of honeysuckle and my childhood memory was of doing the same with the base of honeysuckle flowers... sucking the nectar! Hope you are well! 👍🏼🌈

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pelly

A rogue bloom on the purple and white one 🤔🤔

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awomanonabike

A lovely rogue 💛

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pelly

Isn't she Jacqueline @awomanonabike 😊😊

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juliesgarden

Beautiful 👌

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pelly

Thank you Julie @juliesgarden 😍👍

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pelly

Morning Jason, thank you, it’s so lovely @Jasonsparkes1 😍👋

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suerichards

Beautiful 💛

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pelly

These are just so gorgeous ❤️💛

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joanboston

Morning Jane, that’s gorgeous

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juliesgarden

💜💜💜💜

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

I love them they are the start of summer for me....

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suerichards

Beautiful 😍

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pelly

Morning Joan, thank you, it is rather beautiful isn’t it, I do love Aquilegias @joanboston 🙏😘

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pelly

Thanks Julie @juliesgarden 😍😘

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pelly

Me too Elaine and you are so right @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom 😍😘

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pelly

Thank you Sue @suerichards 👍😘

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nessas

Lovely Thelma 💛❤️

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AlisaJ

Morning Jane 😊 they really are ❤️

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pelly

Thanks Louise @nessas 👍😘

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pelly

#mayflowerss

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antheafarr

This is absolutely gorgeous Pelli. So delicate looking 😋

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pelly

Thank you Anthea, I love my Aquilegias @antheafarr 👍👍

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pelly

Another new one today, just waiting for the Green Apples now 💖💖

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suerichards

@pelly Jane that’s a stunner 💖

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pelly

Isn’t she, I’ve still got one of this mix to flower so much as I like this one, I hope it’s a different colour @suerichards 🤔🤔

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juliesgarden

Oh wow 😍😍

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fuschia

How lovely 😍

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

So so pretty Jane....😍

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pelly

@juliesgarden @fuschia @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom awe thanks ladies, it's taken an absolute age to open 😘😘

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harebell

Gorgeous 😊

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pelly

First flower 💜💛

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Denise16

Wow what a beauty Jane! 💜

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gjones

That's a pretty one!

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greenfinger14

Yay N it’s gorgeous 👏😍

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juliesgarden

💜💜💜

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pelly

Thanks Denise, I just love Aquilegias @Denise16 😍😍

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pelly

@gjones @greenfinger14 thanks guys 😍👍

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nessas

And a beauty at that 💟

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pelly

@nessas @Jasonsparkes1 thanks guys 💜💛

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pelly

This will be my first by the looks of it, now I’ve just got to keep the powdery mildew at bay 😍😍

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Keely

Water on mornings Jane to avoid mildew suffering plants if you can 😐

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pelly

Oh, I'll remember that, thanks Keely @Keely 👍👍

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pelly

Cataloguing #grownfromseed

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