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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. 🌿🌼🌺🌻🌷🌸🌿

Verbena bonariensis

  • Season Icon Mid SummerMid Summer 2020
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pelly

Morning everyone 🙋‍♀️ have a terrific Tuesday. The verbena has been photobombed by a poppy seed head 💜 #verbena-bonariensis

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joanboston

Love verbena! Won’t be posting today as the app just keeps throwing me out when I select a photo!

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anges

Morning Jane, these are so pretty 💜🌸💜

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pelly

It’s not done that to me, it just keeps telling me that I’ve no internet connection 🤬 @joanboston

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pelly

Morning Ange, they’re lovely aren’t they 💜 @anges

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juliesgarden

Morning 💜💜

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joannie.a

Morning Jane, I thought it was my talktalk connection but the app also regularly tells me I have no internet connection too.

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joanboston

I often get no internet connection information but I’ve tried the usual turning my phone off truck but it just boots me out when I select a photo! @ukgardentags can you help me? 😀

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Morning Jane 💜 I think this app should charge everyone and not make it optional....a bit more revenue might make it run smoother...after all it’s not that much for 12 months....

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pelly

Morning Julie 💜 @juliesgarden

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pelly

Morning Joan, it's not your connection, it's the app that's playing up. Admin are aware of the issues and are working to fix them but it seems it's a big job. They will lets us know when the work is completed 👍 @joannie.a

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pelly

It's the app Joan and they are working to fix it. They put out a statement a few days ago and they will inform us when the work is done. No date given though 🤔 @joanboston

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pelly

#colourcombo #makesmehappy #verbena-bonariensis #pink-poppy 💗💜💗

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juliesgarden

Dry pretty 💜🌸

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pelly

Thanks Julie, a happy accident 💖💜💖 @juliesgarden

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ShelleySnyder

Very pretty!💘😍

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jmlincoln

Beautiful colors! How could they not put a smile on your face? 😊

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thehardygardener

Fabulous combined, love the colours

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pelly

Thanks Shelley, I'm really pleased with it even though it wasn't planned 💖💜💖 @ShelleySnyder

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pelly

Thanks Jackie, they do 😊💖💜 @jmlincoln

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pelly

I'll have to remember it for next year Aly 💜💖💜 @thehardygardener

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ShelleySnyder

My pleasure Jane!💘😍

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juliesgarden

The best kind 👍🏻

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suerichards

Super combination 💖💜💖

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pelly

#colourcombo #makesmehappy #verbena-bonariensis #pink-poppy 💗💜💗

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dan5584

Me too! 💗💜

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pelly

Thanks Dan 💖💜💖 @dan5584

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pelly

@echium this is one of mine Jennifer 👍

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hayleyaj

I have them everywhere! I dig some up and move them, others I leave as they are 😁 can’t beat free plants

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vec

Damn things, I'm hoping to see none this year 😂😂😂

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pelly

You certainly can't 👍 @hayleyaj

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pelly

Oh dear, not your cup of tea Julie? 🤔 @vec

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lesliecole49

I'm sure I pulled up some of my seedlings this spring not realizing what they were.

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vec

Not now 😂

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valjones-hughes

Probably the best self-seeder in the world!

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awomanonabike

I have them coming up in the cobbles and love them 💜

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echium

Thanks very much, funny how the baby leaves look so different to the pointy thin ones.

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pelly

You’re not wrong there Val 😂 @valjones-hughes

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pelly

I had to ask on here last year Leslie 👍 @lesliecole49

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pelly

Nothing much to be said here 💜💜💜 #verbena-bonariensis

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suerichards

Mine have seeded everywhere but I am not complaining 💜💜

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anges

I must treat myself to one of these if I see any - I've been saying that since last year 💜

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echium

@suerichards can you post a photo of your seedlings? I took some seeds off mine but the babies leaves look very different.

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pelly

Mine too, it's in the garden and the gravel 🙄😂 @suerichards

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pelly

You must Ange, it's so beautifully ethereal 💜 @anges

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pelly

Morning everyone, have a wonderful Wednesday #verbena #verbena-bonariensis 6/11/19 💜💜 A bit of a whoops moment 🙄😂

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pelly

Morning Elise, they certainly are, an added bonus being that they self seed, they have popped up all over my garden this year @auricula 😊💜

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jpea

Morning Jane, you too 👋👋

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anges

Morning Jane, never had verbena bonariensis in my garden 💜 I should give it a go 😀

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pelly

Morning Jeremy, thank you @jpea 🙏🙏

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pelly

Morning Ange, oh yes you must definitely. It's loved by the bees and butterflies too @anges 💜💜

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anges

That clinches it then 👌😊

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane 💜

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lilybee

Love this Jane, it's on my list for next year 💜

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pelly

Morning Julie @juliesgarden 👋💜

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pelly

You won't regret it Sue @lilybee 💜💜

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pelly

Morning everyone, have a splendid Saturday #verbena #verbena-bonariensis #purple 24/8/19 💁‍♀️💁‍♀️

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flof1952

Morning Jane. Thanks and you too 👋🙂💜

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pelly

Morning Pauline, thank you @flof1952 💜💜

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suerichards

Morning Jane have a wonderful weekend 😎

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pelly

Morning Sue, thanks and you too @suerichards 👋👋

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juliesgarden

You too Jane 💜

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pelly

Me too, plant it and leave it @auricula 💜💜

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pelly

Thanks Julie @juliesgarden 👍😍

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godfreye

Good morning Jane I do like verbena. Have a lovely weekend🤗

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anges

Morning Jane 💕💕💕

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pelly

Morning Enid, so do I. Enjoy yours too @godfreye 💜💜

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pelly

Morning Ange @anges 🙋🙋

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pelly

This stood upright through the storm, but the rain has laid it down 🙄🙄💦

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pelly

I’m sure it will stand up again Elise but we have another storm moving in tonight so who knows. I need to move it anyway so am not unduly bothered @auricula 👍👍

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Keely

Annoyingly chucking it down here now Jane 😕😟 TV catch up afternoon for me it's a washout out there 😮

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pelly

It's been raining here since 5am and the winds are coming back around 6pm with a brief respite early morning then they're back again for the day tomorrow arrrrgggghhhh @Keely 😬😬

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Keely

Annoying for you when you have got time off sometimes mother nature tells you it's rest time, I slept for afternoon 😴😴

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pelly

Ahh bless you, you must have needed it, no chance here, they're having work done and have been hammering all afternoon!! @keely 🔨🔨🔨

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pelly

#tuesdaytreasures I couldn't possibly leave this out 💜💜

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suerichards

Super photo the colour is beautiful 💜💜

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pelly

They are such lovely plants aren’t they Sue @suerichards 💜💜

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ShelleySnyder

Ooooooh!!💘😍

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gjones

Love this! 💜😍💜

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pelly

Definitely ooooooh Shelley @ShelleySnyder 💜💜

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pelly

Me too Katy, such a great plant @gjones 💜💜

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pelly

#longflowering 💜💜💜

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gjones

Beautiful

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lexijane

Adore this 💜💜💜

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pelly

Thanks Katy, it's another of my favourites @gjones 💜💜💜

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pelly

Me too @lexijane 💜💜💜

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Keely

Beautiful 💜 mine have still not flowered they are very floppy hope they pick up later 😬

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pelly

Aww I hope so too, these are nearly as tall as me!!! @Keely 💜💜💜

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jendren

I bought three from SGC Jane. They came last week and are taking well 💜💜

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pelly

You will love them Nicola @jendren 💜💜💜

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pelly

I really didn't realise how tall this could get but I love it 💜💜

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susanhumphrey333

It’s great isn’t it Jane. Mines a lot behind yours

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AlisaJ

So cool- looks great! 💜

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lexijane

I loved mine but needed to move it as it was too tall where I’d originally put it. Typical it’s a gonner. So wish I’d left it 😒🙄😘. Lovely border 👌🏼👌🏼

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jadojado29

Nor did I Jane @pelly & it’s at the front of the border but seems to be standing up well so going to leave it 💕 border is Lovely 😍😘

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pelly

I’m sure it will get there Sue, I’ve got some tiny ones that were in my plug plants from T&M in this border, I’m hoping eventually to create a curtain effect between the gravelled area and the main garden @susanhumphrey333 💜💜

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Keely

That's why I love them Jane add some fabulous height without support 💜💓💜

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pelly

Aww, sorry to hear that Lexi @lexijane 😡😡

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lisa868

They self seed everywhere, easy to recognise the seedlings as they have square stems x

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pelly

It gives a curtain effect I think which I love Suzie @jadojado29 😍😘

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ublaszko

Last year I went to Edinburgh botanical gardens and they had verbenas over 2 metres tall. Mine's not even 1.5m but maybe next year if it will survive the winter 😍

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jadojado29

Oh I love your description Jane @pelly yes it does 😍😘

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pelly

This is nearly as tall as me now 💜💜

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jendren

Love these Jane💜💜

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ShelleySnyder

It's a real beauty Jane!!💘😍

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pelly

Oh me too Nicola @jendren 💜💜

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pelly

Thank you Shelley, I love the way it says in the breeze @ShelleySnyder 😘💜

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ShelleySnyder

I bet you do! You're welcome!💘😍

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fuschia

I have these too Jane. They are brilliant for height without heavy foliage and yes I love the way they sway in the wind plus my fav colour 💜💜💜

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pelly

My second favourite after pink, they are amazing plants that withstood all that dreadful wind @fuschia 💜💜

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jadojado29

Evening Jane @pelly Great pic & Great Plant Gorgeous 💕 & it speaks as well what does it say 😉😂😘

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pelly

Just love it Suzie @jadojado29 💜💜

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jeatacake

Very nice Jane & about a week ahead of mine 👍💜

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Williamson

Luv 😊💜💜💜

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pelly

Morning everyone, have a lovely day whatever you are doing 🙋‍♀️🙋‍♀️

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flof1952

Morning Jane. You too .....enjoy 👋😉

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ShelleySnyder

Morning Jane! Hope you are having a lovely day!!💘😍

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pelly

Call that work? @scaryskates 😂😂😂

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pelly

Morning Pauline, thank you @flof1952 😍😍

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pelly

Evening Shelley, thanks @ShelleySnyder 😘😍

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pelly

😂😂😂 I think I’d like a job like that @scaryskates

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joanboston

Morning Jane, have a great day

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susanhumphrey333

Morning Jane 👋

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juliesgarden

Morning Jane , off with Lauren to see her next scan , so excited 😍🤱

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awomanonabike

Good morning Jane! Love Verbena 💜I’m off on a bike ride today 😊🚴🏻‍♀️

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pelly

Morning Joan, thank you @joanboston 😍😍

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pelly

#wintergarden

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pelly

#newgrowth delighted to see this. 💚💚

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awomanonabike

Gosh that looks so healthy 😊

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pelly

I must admit I was rather surprised when I looked at it yesterday Jacqueline @awomanonabike 😍😍

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nessas

Very lush Hun 💚💚

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susanhumphrey333

👍 My Peaches and Cream is the same. It didn't die back a lot, so it's old growth. Yours looks like fresh, new growth 🤔

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Sussanah

I live in Verbena St but one of the dog keeps eating all my plants

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pelly

Morning all, it looks like we've got some rain to come this morning (typical day off) and I have little Emily on Tuesdays now, not Thursdays, so it will be a busy day. I hope you all enjoy yours whatever you are doing. 🙋🙋🙋

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pelly

Morning Sire, have a good one @scaryskates 😊😊😊

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pelly

Pleased to hear it, (not the rain bit) and thanks, I'm sure she'll keep me amused @scaryskates 😁😁😁

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AlisonF

Morning! First day back at school for Jacob today...and he's not a happy bunny! "Mummy...I'm just not ready for school yet"!

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pelly

Aww, bless him @AlisonF 💙💙💙

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flof1952

Morning Jane ......raining lightly here as we speak. Hope you enjoy your day with Emily despite the weather :))

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pelly

Morning Pauline, thank you, I'm sure I will @flof1952 😀😀😀

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carolecuttingitfine

Have a lovely wet playday! Paints and playdoh day 😊

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pelly

Thanks Carole, it's looking a bit like it @carolecuttingitfine 👌👌👌

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titchyfra

Enjoy your day off 😀

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pelly

Thanks Franca @titchyfra 👍👍👍

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jpea

Stunning colour and great pic Pauline @flof1952

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pelly

Cataloguing 💜💜💜

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