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rachelbrooks

Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine ☀️freedom 👩🏻‍🌾 and a little flower 🌸

Alstroemeria 'Tesronto' (Summer Paradise Series) syn. Alstroemeria 'Indian Summer'

  • Season Icon Late SpringLate Spring 2020
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rachelbrooks

Always wondered where Strawberry Lace sweeties came from...who knew they grew int middle of a Peruvian Lily?! 🤷🏻‍♀️😋 Have a sweeeet Sunday flowers 🌸 #colourpop

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lexijane

Ooh yummy. Have a great Sunday pickle ☺️

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scaryskates

Same place Swizzels Drumsticks come from i would imagine 🤣 amazing photo btw 👍

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rachelbrooks

Fanks chicken, and you 🤗😘 @lexijane

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rachelbrooks

Ooh does that mean I have to lick test them all before I send them out then?! 😋🤣 @scaryskates I know what I’m doing today then! 👍🏼😆 Thank you 😊

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solly1961

Morning Rachel, beautiful flower, fab detail on photo 💛🧡

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rachelbrooks

Thank you Mark @solly1961

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auricula

Yes, that most certainly is a #colourpop great photo Rachel🥰

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

🧡♥️💛ruvrey...😍

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BillWatson

Love these

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rachelbrooks

Bright and beautiful Lainey, not unlike yourself! 😉😘 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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rachelbrooks

They’re great aren’t they Bill?! So easy going and flower for ages! @BillWatson

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  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2020
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rachelbrooks

A very early Indian Summer! Not that I’m complaining mind! Might even have a curry 🍛 and a beer 🍺 to celebrate! 😋 have a cracking evening flowers 🌸 #colourpop

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MarcoCee

Great colours 👍

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nix81

Beautiful! 😍

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angiie

So vivid!!! Beautiful!!!

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Jasonsparkes1

Love these🔥😍

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Sesiltamen

Beautiful 🥰❤️

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juliesgarden

Fab 💥🔥🔥

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carolgs

Mine are budding up no flowers yet but worth the wait

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valjones-hughes

How luverly that is! Mine is a few scrunched up leaves about an inch above ground. Steak night and too much red wine here.

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suerichards

Wow that’s early 🧡❤️💛👌

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rachelbrooks

My nemesis Marco...😂 but I do love this one! @MarcoCee

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rachelbrooks

Love their markings Nic 🧡🖤❤️

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  • Season Icon Early AutumnEarly Autumn 2019
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rachelbrooks

Lots of lovely, much needed rain today and then the sunshine appeared and made all the raindrops sparkle! Have a cosy evening flowers 🌸

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ShelleySnyder

Beeeuuttiiful!!💘😍

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christineb

Fabulous shot, have a good evening too 😊

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edelweiss001

Love #alostroemeria

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rachelbrooks

Sparkly is always beautiful, Sparkly! ✨😉 @ShelleySnyder

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rachelbrooks

Fanks Chris, you too lovely ☺️ @christineb

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rachelbrooks

Such hard little workers aren’t they Stephen?! Been flowering for yonks! 👍🏼 @edelweiss001

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edelweiss001

Ours flower right into November last year @rachelbrooks but your one is quite lovely. Don't need any attention either. #superplant. We have red and white but #wishlist for this 1. Almost #canna like. 🙂👍

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rachelbrooks

This one still had a flower in January Stephen! 😯 All my others were fast asleep though. This one does seem to be the most robust I think 👍🏼 @edelweiss001

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suerichards

So beautiful 🧡🧡🧡

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pauline33

Beautiful picture of a lovely flower 💦☀️🧡

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auricula

Lovely photo Rachel🧡💛❤️

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  • Season Icon Mid SummerMid Summer 2019
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rachelbrooks

Little tigers burning bright, glowing in the morning sunlight 🐅☀️not sure they were William Blake’s actual words but they’ll do! Have a top Tuesday flowers 🌸 #indiansummer

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wtwitchell6969

Stunning rach 💐💐

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scaryskates

Ouch that pic just burnt my retinas 😳👍😂

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juliesgarden

Morning chuck 😍😎👌

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rachelbrooks

Cheers 😊 @wtwitchell6969

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rachelbrooks

Oops soz! Shoulda had your aviatorrrrrs on! 🕶 @scaryskates

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rachelbrooks

Good morning mon petit canard 😘 @juliesgarden

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Keely

Gawjus hun 💘💛💘 have a good day 😄

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suerichards

Morning they are such beauties 🔥😍

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rachelbrooks

Lovely and bright babe, not bad for yellow and orange! 😉 @Keely

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rachelbrooks

Morning gorgeous girl, flamin’ gorgeous. Love how they flower for so long too 😍 @suerichards

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pauline33

Wow that’s a bright beauty 😎💛🧡

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rachelbrooks

Little tigers glowing in the sunshine this morning 🧡🐅💛 One of my first orange/yellow plants and I love it! #indiansummer #summer

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fuschia

Beautiful Rach ❤💛❤💛❤💛

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rachelbrooks

Thanks Pearl, such a bright and cheery plant, even on a dull day 🧡💛 @fuschia

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swright570

Wow, how vibrant is that.

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rachelbrooks

You don’t miss it in the border Stephen, that’s for sure! @swright570

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Luckyduck30

Absolutely stunning!

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jadojado29

Stunning pic mi Amiga @rachelbrooks 👌😍😘

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rachelbrooks

Thanks Amy, such an easy plant too! 🧡💛 @Luckyduck30

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rachelbrooks

Muchas graçias guava 🧡💛 @jadojado29

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matewe

🧡💛🧡✨

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rachelbrooks

Hey Cori 🙋🏻‍♀️ thank you 💛 @matewe

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  • Season Icon Late SpringLate Spring 2019
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rachelbrooks

First blooms on Indian Summer have arrived in the glorious sunshine this morning (it is still morning isn’t it? My head’s a bit fuzzy 🤭) enjoy the sunshine flowers 🌸 #colourpop

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lexijane

Oh dear have you been drinking sherbets 🥴. Have a fab weekend doll

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rachelbrooks

Just a few babe 🤪 you too chicken, and I’d like to wish you good luck for later...but I can’t! 🙊😉😘 @lexijane

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lexijane

😏🙄😂 I’ll let you off chick 🤪🤪

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Oh wow that’s on fire..🔥💛🧡❤️

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pelly

Afternoon Rach, aren't these just wonderful 😍😍

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rachelbrooks

And it’s just gonna get hotter and hotter Lainey 😍🔥 @wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

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rachelbrooks

Wotcha Jane, yep! And just flower and flower and flower 😍👏🏼 @pelly

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Jasonsparkes1

That's a stunner ❤

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wagsmomthompsonbtinternetcom

Get some lotion on her....🥵

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rachelbrooks

She’s a fiery one Jase! 🔥 one of my first non pink/white/purple plants and I love it! @Jasonsparkes1

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  • Season Icon Early WinterEarly Winter 2019
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rachelbrooks

An Indian summer in the middle of winter...that’s global warming for ya! 😉 Have a brill day flowers 🌸 #alstroemeria #indiansummer #winterwonders

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Keely

Oooh this is on my wishlist this year and nothing is going to stop me buying it 💘💛💘💛😍

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rachelbrooks

You tell ‘em girl! 😉 well I’m not gonna argue with you babe! It’s a great plant, although I wasn’t expecting flowers in winter! @Keely

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godfreye

It looks really pretty Rachel 🤗

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juliesgarden

Would you look at that ..perfick chuck 💖💖

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jeatacake

On the wishlist (again)!

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Jasonsparkes1

Ooh gorgeousness 😍

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lisa868

Still got geraniums flowering outside and agapanthus haven’t stopped flowering, crazy huh, but rather lovely x

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rachelbrooks

Thanks Enid. Saw the buds but didn’t think they would actually open! @godfreye

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rachelbrooks

Teeny tiny but so sweet me duck 💛 @juliesgarden

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rachelbrooks

Oops! 🙊 well it’s a goodun Jeff so I won’t discourage you! 😉 @jeatacake

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rachelbrooks

A very sweet surprise Jase 💛 @Jasonsparkes1

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rachelbrooks

Rescued this from the clutches of the triffid-like Lemon Queen behind it and it’s perked up nicely ☺️ #indiansummer

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rachelbrooks

And I know it’s yellow and orange 😜 but I love it 🧡💛🧡

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carolgs

Ooo I got this one too!!

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sieveheadsarah

Love it and still need to get some 😀😍😀

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rachelbrooks

Is this in your tropical pot Carol? @carolgs

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rachelbrooks

Oh do Sarah! It’s so jolly and flowers and flowers and flowers! 🧡💛 @sieveheadsarah

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linfoster

Wow that’s beautiful 😍

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kimguy

Gorgeous😍

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Keely

Gawjus 💘💛😍

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rachelbrooks

Thank you ladies. This is such a lovely plant and really stands out in the border 🧡💛 @linfoster @kimguy @Keely

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janric

Gorgeous detail & colour 😍

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carolgs

Yes it's taken over a little next year will have to take out and split

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rachelbrooks

Never thought I would love a bright orange and yellow flower, but these have won me over completely! Love the contrast of the flowers with the dark foliage too! #julyblooms

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jeatacake

Just got to get these next year, especially as the name suggests, they go on flowering well into autumn? 👍

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vec

Yes they do @jeatacake ☺

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jeatacake

I'm absolutely definitely going to get some! 😁 Thanks @vec 👍

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rachelbrooks

Glad Julie answered Jeff, as I've only had this one this year! 👍🏼😉 @jeatacake @vec

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tina

I must say I was in two minds to buy it for the right side corner you made my mind thanks Rachel 😍 #tinawishlist

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rachelbrooks

Oh you'll love it Tina! It's gorgeous! 👌🏼💛 @tina

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LyndaClack

@rachelbrooks One word! Lush! 😍

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Keely

Gawjus 🌺💛🌺💛

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rachelbrooks

Thanks Lynda 💛 have to say I agree! 👍🏼😉 @LyndaClack

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rachelbrooks

I love it Keely! It's right at the bottom of the garden but I spot it as soon as I walk through the kitchen door! Just so vibrant! 😍 @Keely

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Keely

I've potted some on this year to put in but don't know what colours they are that's only snag need to get my email out and see what I ordered 😂😂😂

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rachelbrooks

Look Julie! Yellow and orange...together!! 😱😱😱😆 @vec it's got really dark foliage as well, I actually love it! 😳 Susan, don't faint! @susanhumphrey333

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vec

Oooh get you Rachel 😂😂😂 it's a beautiful plant. It's in my top 10 favourites. It will be bigger and even more beautiful next year 😍😍😍

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jadojado29

They are Gawjus mi Amiga @rachelbrooks Julie @vec has some Amazing ones the plant is massive 😘

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hobnob

That's just Gawjus darling 💖 😂

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BillWatson

Gorgeous blooms

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spiros

Very beautiful

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carolecuttingitfine

Is this in your garden?! Getting brave getting hot 😂 🔥

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linfoster

Wow I love this ❤️❤️

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flof1952

I bought this one last year Rachel .....the colours are stunning together :)

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susanhumphrey333

It's gorgeous Rachel. Not surprised you love it 😂😊

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Jasonsparkes1

Wow they are striking ❤

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struddles

Beautiful.❤💛❤

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