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Profile Image David De Sousa 😎 🇵🇹🇬🇧

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Keen amateur gardener/plant hunter with an eye and taste for the unusual and exotic..🌴🌻🌸🌵🌿👌

Gloriosa superba

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porto

Afternoon all GT amigos 👋😎..My first flame of the summer 🔥,☀️😍👌..

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porto

Afternoon all GT amigos 👋😎 hope your all enjoying this gorgeous sol. ☀️☀️🔥☀️🔥☀️🔥😉👌

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porto

Morning all GT amigos 👋😎 hope you all have a super Friday 🌿☀️🌿☀️🌿☀️🌿☀️🌿😎👍

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porto

#flamelily 🔥🔥🔥👌😏☀️☀️☀️

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porto

I'm so chuffed! 😏 + another two shoots coming through 🔥🔥🔥👌😉

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porto

My first flame shoot of 4! Yeeeaaahy 🔥🌿🔥🌿🔥🌿🔥🌿👌😏 @vec

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gwenniemom

Liked your comment and thank you👍👍👍

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midnightgardener

That looks broken? As though it's laying on the ground. I hope not of course 😊😊

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porto

No it's the angle I took the photo, I'm well chuffed 😏 @midnightgardener 👍

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porto

Hi all GT amigos 👋😎... Hope all is well & keeping safe ✊... Just noticed my flame lily tubers are starting to sprout! Yeaaahy! Was about to give up hope on them 🙄... Thanks for your advice Julie @vec 😚😉👌

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vec

They're a bit slow to get going, remember to plant them sideways 😉

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porto

Ok @vec 👍... Do you think it's ok to plant outdoors now? 🤔

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vec

No start them off in a pot indoors, I wouldn't risk them outside til mid to end of may

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porto

Ok thanks Julia @vec 👍 😏

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porto

🔥🔥🔥😎👌🌿🌿 #flamelily

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porto

#flamelily 😏🔥👌

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sieveheadsarah

Fabulous 😍

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suerichards

Wow that’s beautiful ❤️❤️💛

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petitelake

@porto such a unique flower. That's for sharing.

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porto

Ain't she just Sue 🔥👌😍... Picked her up at the gardening club last good Friday 😏 @suerichards

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suerichards

@porto oh that’s worth a visit 😉

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porto

Random question sue was you up there on that day? Only because I was in the plough having a drink & I'm sure I saw you in there? @suerichards 👍😏

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kathy

What a beauty

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vec

Already? Mine hasn't started sprouting yet

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porto

I cheated this year Julie! I bought it as an adult plant last Friday at the gardening club, just couldn't wait 😏😉👌🔥🌿🔥🌿 @vec

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angiie

@Porto Very pretty 😊

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porto

Still can't keep my eyes of my gorgeous #flamelily 🔥😍👌😏

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kez001uk

They’re stunning 🔥 can see why you love them so much!

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porto

Morning Amigo's👋. Really hope my flame lily seeds germinate! Fingers crossed 👍 #thoughtfulflower

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kathy

Very apt name ❤️💛

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juliesgarden

Morning David , good luck I failed miserably 😢

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pelly

Afternoon David, I've got my fingers crossed for you ❤💛

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sunflowers99

Fingers crossed David, its beautiful 🌺🌺

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porto

Oh dear Julie 😫 what happened!? @juliesgarden

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porto

Afternoon Jane @pelly 👋😏 thanks Lucy @sunflowers99 😏👍

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juliesgarden

Could get them to germinate at all , maybe I’ll try again ☺️

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porto

What time of the year and what method? if you don't mind me asking Julie 🌱🌱🌱😏 @juliesgarden

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juliesgarden

It was a couple of years ago now so can’t really remember🙄😬 but I think I followed whatever it said on packet 🤔☺️

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porto

OK Julie, I sowed mine a couple of weeks ago now indoors on a window ledge covered by a clear plastic container & water spray ever other day so hopefully 😏🌱🌱🌱👍 thanks anyway @juliesgarden 😏

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AlisaJ

This is a stunner David 👌🏼👌🏼 and hope you get some plants out if your seeds 🌱🌹🤞🏼😊

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porto

Look what Porto received through the post!! Yeahhhhhhy! 👏👏👏👏😍👌😏

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aliy

Can't wait to see them in bloom👍

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porto

Tell me about it @aliy ! I'll have to wait until next early spring 😑😊😉

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aliy

Well worth the wait. Love Lilies. Never grown them from seed though, so I'm expecting great things!😀

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porto

Same here @aliy came across her by chance and instantly fell in love! 😍 and just had to have!.. Been hunting around in garden centers in Hertfordshire for bulbs & plants but with no joy!😑 so it had to be online seeds 👌😉

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vec

Good luck. My bit of root didn't do anything 😬

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porto

Hi julie 😙....Sorry to here that @vec 😫💔 no pressure! 😧

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porto

A MUST HAVE!!... WOW!..😍😍😍😍👌

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AlisaJ

🔥🔥🔥🔥👌🏼

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porto

Ain't it just @AlisaJ 😍😍😍👌😉

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charlottejhurst

That's a wow from me! 🤗

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porto

Think I make that a two big flaming WOW'S @charlottejhurst 😉👌😊

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RenataJegereva

So beautiful!

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vec

Jealous .... Bought one earlier on in the year... nothing has happened 😢

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porto

Nice one! Jealous!!... I haven't got one @vec just upload a photo for my wish list ...but I'll have yours though if not wanted?.😉

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vec

Not a shoot or anything to even give me hope. Think i may have been sold a dud one @porto 😣

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porto

Worth a shoot! 😂😂...maybe better luck next season @vec 💪👌😉

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porto

If you don't mind me asking @vec how many £££pennies did your one go for? ...

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vec

I'm not quite sure David. It was on my wishlist on eBay and one of my kids bought it for me for either mothers day or Christmas

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