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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. 🌿🌼🌺🌻🌷🌸🌿

Dahlia 'Mignon Rose Shades' (Mignon Series)

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pelly

#bestof2021 #wildlifewednesday #bee #dahlia-mignon-rose

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joannie.a

Love the pollen, like a dusting of gold

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Auricula

Fantastic photo Jane - there were some stunning #wildlife shots in 2021 🥰

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pelly

Isn’t it , he’d certainly been having fun 🐝 @joannie.a

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pelly

Thanks Elise and yes there were. Roll on the return of the bees 🐝 @Auricula

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gjones

That was a very happy bee!

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hkyfvr

Brilliant photo Jane. Love the pollen laden bee. 👍😍

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pelly

I think you’re right Katy 🐝 @gjones

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pelly

Thanks Diane, he looked so cute 🐝 @hkyfvr

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hebelover

Great picture 📸

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hkyfvr

Very welcome Jane. He sure did. 👍😍

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richard.spicer.7906

Looks like it’s enjoying a dip in the pollen!

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pelly

Morning everyone, have a super Sunday. There aren’t as many flowers on this pretty dahlia now but at least it’s still giving the front garden some colour 🌸 #dahlia-mignon-rose #pink #grownfromseed

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flof1952

Morning Jane. Took mine in yesterday and cut them back 👋🙄

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane .. mine are just flopping over now .. that’s beautiful 💗

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pelly

Morning Pauline, I suppose I ought to get mine done this week, they’re all running out of puff now 😢 @flof1952

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pelly

Morning Julie, most of mine are floppy too but this is a small one and seems to cope better 🥰 @juliesgarden

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flof1952

Mine were blackened by the frost Jane 🙄

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pelly

We haven't had a real frost yet thank goodness 🙏 @flof1952

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Auricula

Morning Jane, still looking good and some added colour💕

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pelly

Morning Elise. Just what we need at the moment 🌸 @Auricula

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godfreye

Good morning Jane it’s really lovely 💗💗💗

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pelly

Morning Enid, thanks very much 🌸 @godfreye

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thehardygardener

Inspired ti dress like a flower, in love with pink

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pelly

Morning everyone, I hope it’s a good one for you 🌸 #dahlia-mignon-rose #grown-from-seed #pink

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flof1952

Morning Jane. Thank you and for you too 👋😊

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gjones

Morning💕💕

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jpea

Morning Jane 🙋 and you too

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joannie.a

Morning Jane, grey and drizzle here but forcast better for tomorrow

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pelly

Thanks 👋 @flof1952

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane..you too🌸

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pelly

Morning Katy 👋 @gjones

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pelly

Morning Jeremy, thank you 👋 @jpea

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jendren

Morning Jane. It’s starting off wet here but we need the rain so ironing it is!

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pelly

Morning Joan, I hope it brightens up for you 🤞 @joannie.a

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pelly

Morning Julie, thank you 😍 @juliesgarden

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pelly

#wildlifewednesday not many about now so I was delighted to see this little bee yesterday 🐝 #bee #dahlia-mignon-rose #beemagnet

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hebelover

Barely any all year here

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lovemygarden65

That was lovely to see Jane 💜🐝🌸

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alan1111

Always a pleasure to see 🐝🐝🐝

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pelly

Ah but you had all the ladybugs, you've got to leave something for the rest of us 😂😂😂 @hebelover

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pelly

Absolutely Alan 🐝 @alan1111

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pelly

It was Marilyn 🐝 @lovemygarden65

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yogi2

I have another one just liked my new pics. It is Naomi Hare @pelly

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pelly

Naomi is fine Kelsey. She’s a nice lady and not someone to worry about 👍 @yogi2

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yogi2

@pelly thanks I did not recognize that person Naomi at all

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pelly

No problem @yogi2

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yogi2

Check out my Norfolk island pine and my 2 two new cactus out. @pelly

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pelly

Morning all 🙋‍♀️ have a fab Friday. I think this pink dahlia flower is trying out a new colour scheme 💗🤍💗 #dahlia-mignon-rose #pink-and-white

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italydiva

Morning Jane 😊👋 Trying it out cautiously just in case it doesn’t like it....💖? 🤍? 😆

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pelly

Morning Angela, I rather hope it doesn’t 😄 @italydiva

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anges

Morning Jane, it's good to be different! 😃

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pelly

Morning Ange, it is isn’t it 😊 @anges

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flof1952

Morning Jane. Very nice ....enjoy your day 👋🙂

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pelly

Morning Pauline, thank you and you too 💗 @flof1952

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jpea

Morning Jane 🙋‍♂️ we all go white on top with age 🤣

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pelly

😂🤣😂 @jpea

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midnightgardener

Very unusual and pretty 💕💕💕🌼

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pelly

I was rather surprised to see it Chris 🤔 @midnightgardener

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gjones

That’s interesting - just one petal is a different colour😊

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pelly

Absolutely love this #grownfromseed dahlia. It just keeps giving and it’s always full of bees #dahlia-mignon-rose #pink #beemagnet

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italydiva

Wow, that is fabulous Jane and from seed too! 😍👌

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joannie.a

that is a really lovely plant

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gjones

She’s so pretty and is giving you oodles of bright pink flowers💗💕💗

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pelly

You can buy seeds and they will usually form tubers so that you can either lift them when the first frosts finish them or you can cut them back and give them a good mulch and they should come back next year. Maybe seeds for you to try next spring 💗👍 @italydiva

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pelly

It gives me so much pleasure Joan 💗 @joannie.a

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pelly

She's definitely a keeper Katy 💕 @gjones

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mehul22

Gorgeous

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pelly

Thank you Mehul 🙏 @mehul22

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italydiva

Most definitely...she’s definitely on my wish list! 😊

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

That’s a great plant ......💖💖💖

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pelly

Thanks Elaine, it's such a pretty one 💕 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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pelly

This dahlia has thrown out one double flower, (it’s a single variety) it’s beautiful, I hope it gives me some more 🌸 #dahlia-mignon-rose #pink

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italydiva

That’s a nice surprise! 🌸😊

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pelly

It was, it's a bit moth eaten but I don't care 💕 @italydiva

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gjones

It's very pretty! 💞

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pelly

Thanks Katy 💗 @gjones

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pelly

#dahlia #dahlia-mignon-rose #grownfromseed #bee-magnet #pink

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gwenniemom

@pelly. Thanks love. Yes it was strange because l haven't been out on my own since last year, but l was determined. 👍👍

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pelly

Good for you. You must do it more often 😉 @gwenniemom

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italydiva

Beautiful Jane 😊

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jacaranda

I’m with Jane @gwenniemom Getting out even for a short while is the best tonic in the world. Keep going......we’re all with you! 😘😘

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pelly

Thanks Angela, I love it’s simplicity 💗 @italydiva

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pelly

First dahlia opened today, sown from seed last year and overwintered 💞 #dahlia-mignon-rose #grown-from-seed #pink

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Keely

Gawjus hot colour 💞💞💞

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pelly

Thanks Keely, I'm sure they were pale pink last year, but who cares, it's pink 💞💞💞 @Keely

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RedFuchsia

Beautiful color 👍👏👏

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pelly

I must admit I was quite chuffed Elise 💖 @auricula

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pelly

Thanks Natalia 💖 @RedFuchsia

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kez001uk

It’s a lovely one and even better that you grew it from seed 😁

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pelly

Thanks Kerry, and yes I agree 💞 @kez001uk

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midnightgardener

Very pretty! The two Dahlia plants I bought have been completely wrecked by snails 😳They don't bother with Lavender I thought to myself today, so, as my rockery has got spaces I need some Lavender fillers I think. 💕💕♥️

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pelly

Oh that’s a shame, mind you, something has been nibbling a few of mine this year. Not a problem I usually have 🤔 @midnightgardener

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pelly

Morning everyone, there’s very little wildlife in the garden so I’m posting a #flashback to sunnier times #wildlifewednesday #bee #dahlia #dahlia-mignon-rose

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suerichards

How fabulous, such a beautiful photo 😍👏

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pelly

Thanks Sue, I wish I could see it now @suerichards 🙏😀

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pelly

Thanks Gary, it was a happy bee for sure @scaryskates 🐝🐝

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Morning Jane I remember it well....🐝🌞

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pelly

Morning Elaine, I'm looking forward to seeing it again @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom 😄😄

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RedFuchsia

Morning Jane, it's sad that there is so litte wildlife in your garden - where I live there is still quite a lot of it...

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pelly

I have lots of birds but it’s difficult getting photos of them @RedFuchsia 🐦🐦

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telswirld

👌🏻🐝

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pelly

Thanks Terri @telswirld 😁👍

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pelly

Me too Elise, they absolutely loved these #grownfromseed dahlias @auricula 💖🐝

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sabbanrula

Lovely snapshot Jane 🌺🐝

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pelly

#sunshine #bee #pollen-drunk #dahlia #dahlia-mignon-rose #pink #grown-from-seed

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Mandsboo

💕💕💕

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pelly

Thanks Jason and Mandy @Jasonsparkes1 @Mandsboo 💞🐝

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pelly

I know I keep posting this but it seems to have had more bees then any other plant in my garden. I'll definitely be doing more seeds next year and I'm hoping these have formed tuber's #dahlia #dahlia-mignon-rose #bee-magnet #pollen 5/8/19

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Wow 😲 look at the bee it’s got micro fairy lights on .....✨✨🐝✨✨

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pelly

Only the best for my garden Elaine @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom 🐝😂

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tina

A good pic

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anges

Great shot 💕💕💕

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pelly

Thanks Tina and Ange @tina @anges 💕🐝

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telswirld

👏🏻🐝 fabulous

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plants

Great shot

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pelly

Thanks Jason, Terri,Judy and Elise @Jasonsparkes1 @plants @telswirld @auricula 🐝🐝🐝

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suerichards

What a fabulous photo 👏👏👏💕💕💕

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pelly

Aww thanks Sue, right place, right time @suerichards 🐝👍

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pelly

#wildlifewednesday #dahlia #dahlia-mignon-rose #grownfromseed #beemagnet 💕🐝

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ShelleySnyder

Wow! Great capture Jane!💘😍

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pelly

Thanks Shelley, but it’s not difficult on this one, they’re always on it @ShelleySnyder 💗🐝

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pelly

Thanks Maggie @gardengirlla 😍😍

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ShelleySnyder

Welcome!💘😍

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joycemb

@pelly gorgeous bumble bee and very pretty dahlia with lots of food for him/her - hard to know with bumbles.

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pelly

Hmm, I didn’t check Joyce, he/she was just too busy @joycemb 😂😂

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pelly

Happy #beefriendly day everyone 🐝💗 #bee #dahlia #dahlia-mignon-rose #pink 30/6/19

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godfreye

Good morning Jane lovely picture of a busy bee🤗

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awomanonabike

What a brilliant photo 🐝

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anges

Morning 🐝🐝🐝

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pelly

Thanks so much Enid and Jacqueline @godfreye @awomanonabike 🐝🐝

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pelly

Morning Ange @anges 🙋🐝

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pelly

Thanks Elise, just lucky I think @auricula 🙄🙄

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