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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. 🌿🌼🌺🌻🌷🌸🌿

Nicandra physalodes

  • Season Icon Early AutumnEarly Autumn 2021
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pelly

The new and the old together. This is such a beautiful plant 💜💙🖤 #shoofly #nicandra-physalodes

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jacaranda

Great photo, Jane! 💜💚🖤 This is one of my favourite plants 🥰

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gjones

Thats soooo pretty💜

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ShelleySnyder

Beautiful indeed!💘😍

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pelly

Thanks Barbara, thanks to you it's one of mine now 😘 @jacaranda

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pelly

Thanks very much Katy and Shelley 😍 @gjones @ShelleySnyder

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hkyfvr

Lovely plant 💜

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ShelleySnyder

Very welcome Jane!💘😍

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Omg it’s so like the Cobaea….the same buds, is it related 💜👌🏼

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pelly

Thanks so much Diane 💜 @hkyfvr

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pelly

No Elaine, this is solanaceae, cobaea is from the polemoniaceae family 👍 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Jury’s still out…..😂

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pelly

Morning everyone, have a marvellous Monday. I love this plant in flower and it goes on to have interesting seed heads too so you get a long season from it 💜🤍💜 #nicandra-physalodes #shoofly

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane …me too although mine got monsters !!😂

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pelly

Morning Julie, they can get very big. These are in the front garden and for some reason or other nothing is growing well in it this year 🤫 @juliesgarden

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hebelover

Morning Jane 💜 Fabulous photo

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juliesgarden

Bonkers !! I had to pull mine as they were blocking other plants 😬

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jpea

Morning Jane 🙋 I must keep an eye out for this.

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churchfarmgarden

Morning Jane, I've got that it's a great colour, I must take a photo of mine to catalogue 📸

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pelly

Morning Jason, thank you 💜 @hebelover

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pelly

Morning Jeremy, no need, I'll send you some seeds. I must get your aquilegia Black Barlow seeds in the post for you 🌱🌱🌱 @jpea

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pelly

Morning Sue. I agree, the colour is beautiful and the seed heads too 💜 @churchfarmgarden

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jpea

That's very kind of you Jane, thank you 😊 @pelly

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godfreye

Good morning Jane 💜💜💜

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pelly

Cataloguing #notmyphoto #shoofly

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joanboston

Be careful with grandchildren, i believe it’s poisonous?

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pelly

Thanks Joan. There are conflicting reports on its toxicity but the RHS say they've never had any problems reported. I'm hoping the grandchildren will be able to come into our gardens eventually 😍 @joanboston

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joanboston

That’s good to know Jane, yes it would be good to have the grandkids over We always sow seeds and label them up. They are missing so much bless them

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pelly

They certainly are, I miss them so much Joan as I know you do too 😢 @joanboston

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pelly

The underside of these certainly belies the beauty of these flowers but I find this fascinating 🖤 #shoofly #nicandra-physalodes #undersideofflower #black

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pelly

It's my first time Elise, Barbara @jacaranda very kindly sent me some seeds. The flowers are beautiful. I'll send you some 👍💜 @auricula

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gwenniemom

@pelly 👍👍👍

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pelly

Thanks Gwen 😊 @gwenniemom

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jacaranda

They’re great plants, Jane, and always a talking point! I’m so pleased you’re spreading the love 💜 😘

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pelly

They are such wonderful plants, thank you for introducing me to them and I love sharing seeds Barbara 😃😘 @jacaranda

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juliesgarden

Mine are about 4/5 foot now Jane , such pretty flowers 💜

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Is it sticky it looks like tar.....I have one incy wincy tiny seedling coming through from the seeds....I’m just going to leave them...

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joannie.a

They are lovely I grew them for several years. afyer being given the seed but forgot to collect seed one time so no more shoofly plants.

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pelly

Oh mine are nowhere near that but I'm loving them Julie 😃 @juliesgarden

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pelly

No it's not sticky but it looks like it should be. Yes, leave it, mine were very slow compared to Julie's @juliesgarden 👍 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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pelly

I can send you some seeds if you'd like some Joan? 👍 @joannie.a

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pelly

@jacaranda @juliesgarden my tiny flower #shoofly #nicandra-physalodes 💜

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jacaranda

That’s so sweet 💜😘

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solly1961

Pretty, unusual leaves.. 💜

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pelly

I wasn't expecting flowers for a long time, lots of lovely pollen for the bees too 😘💜 @jacaranda

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pelly

They look like they've been sprinkled with black pepper Mark 😊 @solly1961

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juliesgarden

💜💜💜

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pelly

If I'm successful in collecting seeds I'll send you some Elise 👍 @auricula

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pelly

Thanks Julie, not quite as big as yours as you can see but at least I've got a flower 💜 @juliesgarden

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Oh mine are still very tiny...💜

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rhododendronmad

Oh, you can make pie! 😂 I've always heard of it but no idea what it actually is!😂 #shooflypie

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pelly

Glad it’s not just me then Elaine 😍 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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pelly

I’ll send you a slice Linda 😂😂😂 @rhododendronmad

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pelly

#foliagefriday love the little spots on this shoo fly seedling. Thanks Barbara @jacaranda #friendshipfriday #shoofly #nicandra-physalodes #spottyleaves

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Just had to look that up Jane....it looks amazing...

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pelly

Gorgeous isn't it Elaine. I still have some seeds if you'd like them? 🤔 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

I will gladly accept...thanks Jane 😉

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jacaranda

Looking good, Jane! I haven’t sown mine yet as there’s no room in the greenhouse but that should be rectified soon! 🤞😘

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pelly

I'm glad to be able to share. I'll get them in the post next time I go out. @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom 👍

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pelly

Neither had I until Barbara @jacaranda put them on here @dirtgirlworld 😍

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pelly

That sounds familiar Barbara 😂😂😂 @jacaranda

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fuschia

Never heard of them but I do like the leaves 🍃

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pelly

Neither had I Pearl 🤔 @fuschia

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juliesgarden

Mine are up too jane, Barbara @jacaranda 👍🏻😘

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pelly

#seedsowing #shoofly gifted to me from Barbara @jacaranda

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jacaranda

Excellent progress, Jane 🌱👍😘

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pelly

Thanks Barbara, they are growing slowly but look very healthy @jacaranda 🌱

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