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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. 🌿🌼🌺🌻🌷🌸🌿

Leucojum aestivum 'Gravetye Giant'

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pelly

Morning everyone. I’ve never seen one of these flowers opened up like this, aren’t they just gorgeous 🤍💚🤍 Have a great day #summer-snowflake-gravetye-giant #leucojum-aestivum-gravetye-giant

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churchfarmgarden

What a beauty, must try and get those I just have the shorter ones 😍

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane … love that 🤍🤍🤍💛

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pelly

They’re well worth growing Sue and they last well too 👍 @churchfarmgarden

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joanboston

Morning Jane, they are beautiful aren’t they?

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pelly

Morning Julie, it’s really sweet isn’t it 🤍 @juliesgarden

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juliesgarden

It is ☺️

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pelly

They really are Joan 🥰 @joanboston

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flof1952

Bought one last week Jane then found the ones I planted last year 👍😂

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pelly

Bonus 👍 @flof1952

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godfreye

Good morning Jane they are lovely so fresh looking 🤍💛🤍

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pelly

Morning Enid, they are lovely 🥰 @godfreye

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pelly

Morning everyone, have a great day. The summer snowflakes are getting in to their stride now and looking lovely dotted around the garden 🤍 #blooms #summer-snowflake-gravetye-giant #leucojum-aestivum-gravetye-giant

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane .. love these , so pretty, really must get some 🤍🤍

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pelly

Morning Julie, you must, they really are a great addition to the garden 🤍 @juliesgarden

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juliesgarden

👍🏻👍🏻

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jpea

Morning Jane 🙋‍♂️ mine have all gone but the daffs are now doing their best

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Auricula

Morning Jane, these are a must for next year love them🤍💚

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joannie.a

Its a shame you don't see more of them in gardens as they are so pretty

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pelly

Morning Jeremy. My snowdrops have gone but these snowflakes flower later. I've still got a late daffodil just about to flower 🌼 @jpea

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pelly

Morning Elise. Definitely a must 👌 @Auricula

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pelly

Morning Joan, I absolutely agree, I love them 🤍 @joannie.a

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godfreye

Good morning Jane they are pretty 🤍🤍🤍

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Morning Jane…..so pretty 🤍💚🤍

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pelly

Morning all. The summer snowdrops are appearing now, I love their graceful beauty 🤍Have a fantastic Friday #summer-snowflake-gravetye-giant #white

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flof1952

Morning Jane. I love these ...can't remember where I planted mine though! Enjoy your day 👋😍

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juliesgarden

Morning again Jane… love these 🤍

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pelly

Morning Pauline, hopefully you’ll soon see them and thank you 🙏 @flof1952

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pelly

Gorgeous aren’t they Julie 🤍 @juliesgarden

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anges

Morning Jane, they're so pretty 😍

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pelly

Morning Ange, aren't they just 🤍 @anges

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joanboston

I love them! I have a single flower out, so not long now

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pelly

They'll come thick and fast now Joan 😍 @joanboston

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joanboston

Yes Jane, I can’t wait

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KOutdoors

Hi Jane, I didn’t realise there was a variety that flowered now 🤔 @pelly

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pelly

They're not really snowdrops, they belong to the amaryllis family rather than the galanthus family and they are much taller. They are so worth growing Karen 😍 @KOutdoors

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pelly

Morning everyone, the Summer Snowflakes are still going still going strong in the shade border. I hope you all get to enjoy the sun today 🌞 #summer-snowflake-gravetye-giant

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joanboston

Love these Jane, sadly most of mine have bent in the frost and are now on the floor 😔

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jpea

Morning Jane 🙋‍♂️ they're rather pretty

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juliesgarden

Love these little flowers 🤍🤍

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anges

Morning Jane, they look lovely! 🤍💚🤍

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pelly

That’s a shame Joan. Even though the planting instructions give full/partial sun these do much better than the ones in the sunny border. It might be worth a try 🤔 @joanboston

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joanboston

It’s the ones in the shade that are bent over Jane, the others in the sun, are pretty much ok

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pelly

Morning Jeremy, I look forward to seeing them every year 💚 @jpea

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pelly

Me too, they're so sweet 💚 @juliesgarden

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pelly

Morning Ange, thank you 🙏 @anges

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pelly

Oh, well there goes my theory 😂 @joanboston

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godfreye

Good morning Jane they look lovely 🤗

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pelly

#marchflowers I nearly forgot to post this one #firstflower #leucojum-aestivum-gravetye-giant #summer-snowflake-gravetye-giant 🤍💚🤍

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joanboston

Great catch! I noticed some of mine have started flowering today

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pelly

Thanks Joan, they're great plants 💚 @joanboston

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charlotte

Is that a lady bird hanging on 🤔

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pelly

Yes it is Charlotte, there seemed to be quite a few in the garden yesterday 🐞 @charlotte

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telswirld

Yay! 🤩🐞

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pelly

Yay indeed 😍 @telswirld

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pelly

Morning everyone, there is a lot of #newgrowth in the garden but this is one I particularly look forward to seeing, summer snowflake. Have a lovely day 💚 #summer-snowflake-gravetye-giant

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anges

Morning Jane 🙂🌱

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Morning Jane 👋🏼

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pelly

Morning Ange, morning Elaine 🌿👋 @anges @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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godfreye

Good morning Jane🤗

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pelly

Morning Enid 🙋‍♀️ @godfreye

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pelly

Morning everyone, it’s supposed to be a better day today so hopefully I’ll be out in the garden. Stay safe #summer-snowflake-gravetye-giant #leucojum-aestivum-gravetye-giant #white 🙋‍♀️🤍

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anges

Morning Jane, me too - although I'm hoping the garden waste bin is emptied today 🤞 so I can fill it back up again 😀 Stay safe

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pelly

I put mine out yesterday but they didn’t empty it, we forgot to pay for it in time 🙄😂

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anges

Oh that's a shame 🙄😆

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mikethegardener

Morning Jane @pelly

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pelly

Morning Elise, thank you and that's just what I intend to do today 🙋😍 @auricula

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pelly

Morning Mike 🙋 @mikethegardener

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane .. love these little flowers🤍🤍, stay well ☺️

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sharonhayden

Good morning all - your early birds 🦢 🦅

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pelly

They're so sweet aren't they Julie 😍 @juliesgarden

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pelly

Morning Sharon 🙋 @sharonhayden

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lilybee

That's a lovely pic Jane, I've got some that aren't quite there yet

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pelly

This was l lovely surprise this morning, my first summer snowflake #summer-snowflake-gravetye-giant #leucojum-aestivum-gravetye-giant 🤍💚🤍

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columbiariver

It's so pretty 😍❤️

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pelly

Thanks Laura, I really do like these @columbiariver 🤍💚🤍

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columbiariver

Me too 💚😘

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joanboston

Blimey, that’s early mine are barely out of the ground😀

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pelly

This one gets more sun where it is, the ones in my shadier are nowhere near either Joan. I must admit I was surprised to find this @joanboston 😍👍

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joanboston

I love them Jane and they multiply nicely too

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pelly

Mine have definitely bulked up this year @joanboston 👍

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sharonhayden

Lovely 😊

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pelly

Thanks Sharon @sharonhayden 🙏

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pelly

Morning everyone, stay safe in storm Hannah today 💨💨 #leucojumaestivum #summersnowflake #gravetye-giant #white 27/4/19

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wtwitchell6969

Morning Jane lovely snowdrops hope the storm isn’t too bad for you today stay say 💐🌺

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pelly

Morning Wayne, it’s not looking to good but we often seem to get the brunt of it here. Roll on tomorrow @wtwitchell6969 🙋‍♀️👍

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flof1952

Morning Jane. Quite blustery here and storm clouds up above ....keep safe 👋😮☔

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pelly

Morning Pauline, thank you. I really hate these sort of days, I spend them worrying about my garden, but I’m sure I’m not on my own there @flof1952 😱😱

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jadojado29

Morning again Twin @pelly something I haven’t got in my garden 😱 will have to put that right 😂😘

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane ... not arrived here yet although pretty windy atm ! 😁

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jpea

Morning Jane, wet n windy here, yeah more time in the greenhouse 😁

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pauline33

Morning Jane hope there’s no damage done today 😘

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flof1952

Think we all worry about our gardens especially now when the new growth is in full swing Jane 🤔

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pelly

Oh you must get some, they're beautiful @jadojado29 💚😘

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pelly

Morning Julie, some very strong gusts here now but not as much rain @juliesgarden 💨💨

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pelly

First flower spotted this morning, I absolutely love them #summersnowflake #leucojumaestivum 15/3/19

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joanboston

Same here Jane! Not quite as open as yours though. I’ve been outside for an hour, but the biting wind has driven me back inside

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pelly

I've hardly been out in the garden since these awful winds started, it sounds as if they'll be gone on Sunday and I'm so looking forward to that 👍👍

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pelly

Delighted to find these open when I got home from work 😍😍

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brighton

Beautiful

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jadojado29

Evening Jane @pelly what a Beautiful sight for you to come home to I would have been delighted as well 😍😘

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pelly

Evening Suzie, aren't they just gorgeous @jadojado29 😍😘

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awomanonabike

What a lovely surprise 💚

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suerichards

They are so pretty enjoy your garden tomorrow, 👍

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pelly

Thanks Jacqueline, it certainly was @awomanonabike 😍😍

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pelly

Aren’t they and thank you Sue, I have my little granddaughter tomorrow so it will be a lovely if not exhausting day. I hope your day at work goes well @suerichards 👍😘

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pixierose

@pelly how pretty 😊🙏🏼

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pelly

Cataloguing #notmyphoto I managed to plant a few more bulbs with Emily's"help" today. 😊😊😊

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katgreen

Those are beautiful 😍

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pelly

Thank you Kathryn, I hope mine look as good @katgreen 😊😊😊

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daisy-jane

Aw lovely Emily gave you a hand Jane,I love these 😍👍

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pelly

I put the bulbs where I wanted them and she kept pinching them. I've lost one of these somewhere @daisy-jane 😂😂😂

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AlisaJ

This variety looks gorgeous ☀️❄️☀️

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pelly

Thanks, they're lovely aren't they @AlisaJ 😊😊😊

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columbiariver

So pretty! Your gardens are going to explode in spring. I can't wait!

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pelly

Thanks Laura, still a lot to go in yet @columbiariver 😊😊😊

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daisy-jane

It'll probably pop up somewhere your not expecting then Jane,but it will be a lovely surprise cause you'll know it's the one Emily planted for nan in a special place 😘👍

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pelly

She threw it somewhere, I'll have a proper hunt tomorrow @daisy-jane 😂😂😂

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daisy-jane

Aw you should plant it where it is if you do find it Hun,then Emily will know which one is her's 😁😘👍

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