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richard.spicer.7906

St Albans based fella with a day job in the City. Bulb addict, but love many other plants/shrubs 👨🏼‍🌾🌿🌼🌸. Studying RHS Level 2&3 certificates.

Tulipa 'Ballerina

  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2017
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richard.spicer.7906

Quite possibly the brightest and boldest tulip in the garden right now - Tulipa 'Ballerina' 👌🏼😎 #tulip #tulipaballerina

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Jasonsparkes1

Wow!!! 😍

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justin

They are just gorgeous 👍🏼

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kvetinka

Beautiful colour.I love it.😘

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KatieCat

Beautiful richard

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daisy-jane

Gorgeous Rich 😍

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lovemygarden65

Lovely 😊

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brightcolours

#bestofapril #orangetulips

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Keely

Beautiful 👌💥🌷🌷

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lexijane

👌🏼🌷❤️

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christineb

Stunning colours 😍

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  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2016
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richard.spicer.7906

Hot 🔥🔥 - Tulipa 'Ballerina' #tulip #tulipa #tulipaballerina

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abstracts

Gorgeous!

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sara2309

Love them. I bought some this year.

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Mel70

Love that colour !

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brightcolours

#tulip #orange #ballerina

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janric

Wow @richard.spicer.7906 Richards stunning colour😍

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MelanieAt

🌷💥

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bigemrg

Very beautiful! Will definitely be growing these again! Mine are just going over now!

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godfreye

Great hot colour🤗

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jane.mckiver

Love the colour!

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bookworm68

I'd like to grow tulips could you please tell

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  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2016
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richard.spicer.7906

Some bright hot #tulips ('Ballerina') to get you ready for the wkd 😎☀️ #tulip #tulipa #tulipaballerina

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bigemrg

They're real beauties!

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inlove

💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻

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toyas

They're fab!!

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mojo

Fabulous colours, ❤️ these tulips 👍

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debs69

Wow very tropical 🍍

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clickchick

Gorgeous colours

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richard.spicer.7906

These are much better than I expected @bigemrg 😀, the colour is very intense!

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richard.spicer.7906

@inlove love it 😁

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richard.spicer.7906

Thanks @toyas 😊

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richard.spicer.7906

Definitely with you Mo, just noticed the label said they are fragrant too, I better go check! 👃🏼 @mojo

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richard.spicer.7906

They are warming the garden up ready for summer @debs69 🏖

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richard.spicer.7906

Another Lily-flowering #tulip preparing to open bright orange, 'Ballerina' #tulipa #tulipaballerina

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fuschia

Ooh a slim one 😀

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juliesgarden

I like these nuts get some !!

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wilko

Very elegant , I like these.

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debs69

Please post another pic when they are open @richard.spicer.7906 👍😍

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richard.spicer.7906

Not long now for these 😁 #tulips #tulip #tulipa #tulipaballerina

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tiggrx

Mine are showing a bit more colour than this but still haven't opened.

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kathy

Whose is going to open first😄

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latebloomer

They look they are 🙏🏼

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juliesgarden

Mine are nearly finished😳😳

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mikethegardener

Lovely orange scent.

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legsley

Tulips are lovely at any stage 😊

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  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2016
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richard.spicer.7906

I've just been looking at the difference in the foliage for my tulips, never picked up on this before. This one seems to be quite flat, almost horizontal across the soil surface #tulip #tulipa #tulipaballerina

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richard.spicer.7906

Well, not quite flat. Probably more like 45 degree angle. 🤓📐

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digforsanity

That's flatter than normal 😆

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bigemrg

I've got these too! I'll have to keep an eye on them to see if they look the same when they appear!

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kathy

Some of mine are upright and others nearly horizontal as well

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richard.spicer.7906

I wonder if they are named as such because they replicate a ballerina perhaps! 🤔 @digforsanity @bigemrg @kathy

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fuschia

Ooh wibbly wobbly wavy leaves. I like them 😍😍

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richard.spicer.7906

Great description Pearl 😀 @fuschia

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latebloomer

I just think they look good 🤔💚🤔

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richard.spicer.7906

Thank you @latebloomer 👍🏼

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richard.spicer.7906

Morning all. Hope everyone has had a great Christmas 🎄👍🏼. Nice to have a little break with family. A few more plant diary entries today - this Tulip is bright orange one, and from the lily flowering group. 🤓 planted 15th November #tulip #tulipa #tulipaballerina

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tiggrx

I've planted this one too 😀

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richard.spicer.7906

Excellent 😀🙌🏼, I've heard only good things about this variety so looking forward to seeing them bloom @tiggrx

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