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ShelleySnyder

Been gardening in my yard sense 1975 love the weird and wonderful. I'm in zone 8 in the Pacific Northwest. I am a very proud GT ambassador!

Primula

  • Season Icon Late WinterLate Winter 2022
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ShelleySnyder

#primrose #bestofmarch #darkfoliage #tuesdayschoice I'm not sure why but this foliage is way darker in person and the little flowers are a very pale pink!🤷‍♀️

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KariSamuel

Your warm garden pictures are sandwiching my cold snowy ones! #envious #jealous

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ShelleySnyder

@KariSamuel we had 1 day of sun!🙈💘😍

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godfreye

I love primrose they are beautiful 🤗

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ShelleySnyder

@godfreye me too Enid, practically the first sign of spring makes them extra special in my book!💘😍

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  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2021
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ShelleySnyder

#primrose #darkfoliage #barelypink I just love these sweet little dark leafed primrose!

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crabby58

Very pretty💗

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gjones

So pretty!

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jmlincoln

I haven't seen a primrose with dark foliage. Very cute!

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ShelleySnyder

@crabby58 thank you Thelma, they aren't big but they are showy!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@jmlincoln thanks Jackie! They really are cute!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@gjones thanks so very much Katy!💘😍

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hkyfvr

Love the foliage. Love the flowers and their colour. So pretty 🌸

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ShelleySnyder

@hkyfvr thanks Diane!💘😍

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hkyfvr

Always welcome Shelley 💗😍

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  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2019
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ShelleySnyder

#primrose they finally came back! They were blooming and then that killer February hit and they turned to mush! But thankfully they seem to be fine now

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj 💘😍

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natii

Tough little beauties 🌸

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ShelleySnyder

@cyndi so am I Cyn!😉💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@natii they are tough Nat, cuz I really thought they were gonners they looked so bad!😳💘😍

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kez001uk

Looking great 🌈 They seem to survive everything that’s thrown at them! They’ll be the cockroaches of the plant world 🤣 just far prettier 😛

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terrimclaughlin

They look like they missed it😁😂😅😮😯😴😴😊💕

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ShelleySnyder

@kez001uk 😂 that's funny! They just might be!😂😂💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@terrimclaughlin looks like!🤗💘😍

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gjones

Glad they recovered. Looks really pretty!

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pelly

Shelley 1-snow 0 👍👍

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juliesgarden

Tough little plants 👌💪💛😘

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  • Season Icon Early SpringEarly Spring 2019
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ShelleySnyder

#primrose who's trying to move in on who!? The primrose or the fushia!?🤔

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj 💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@cyndi I think the fushia is a tougher plant!💘😍

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pelly

Definitely the Fuchsia 🤣👍

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ShelleySnyder

@pelly I think I should help my pretty little primrose to survive and move her out of Ms fushias way!😂💘😍

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pelly

I think you’re right Shelley 👍👍

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  • Season Icon Early WinterEarly Winter 2019
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ShelleySnyder

#primrose #primula #wintercolor got a few primrose goin on here! The yellow has been blooming sense August!

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj 💘😍

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belindah

Wow they're so reliable💛👍👍👍

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gjones

Nice to see colour again!

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ShelleySnyder

@belindah they really are very reliable, especially those yellow ones which are at least 40 years old!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@gjones Yes it is!! 💘😍

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pelly

Great for winter colour Shelley 😍😍

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ShelleySnyder

@pelly I agree! They are great for winter color!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

#primerose is it spring yet? These seem to think so!😂

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj 💘😍

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kimguy

They decided Spring is just too far away to wait, Shelley!🌸

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ShelleySnyder

@kimguy just can't wait!!😄💘😍

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kimguy

That's for sure! I've had a few like that too!!!

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columbiariver

Bless it. Cute little things. I've got some trying. Hopefully Jack Frost isn't too far off Shelley

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ShelleySnyder

@columbiariver I think Jack will probably visit you before me 😁💘😍

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columbiariver

Maybe so @shelleysnyder

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terrimclaughlin

I think they want to have a big “winter, pajama party”. At Shelley’s house!! They just want to stay 😊💕

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ShelleySnyder

@terrimclaughlin 😂😂😂💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

#primrose a new one to me!

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ShelleySnyder

I don't know why this is not clear cuz it is in my photos! 😠

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ShelleySnyder

@hayleyaj 💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

#bestofmarch I think these were pretty outstanding for March 😁

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greenfinger14

Gorgeous Shelley 😍

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ShelleySnyder

@greenfinger14 thanks Melanie!💘😍

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suerichards

Their amazing 😍

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ShelleySnyder

@suerichards thank you Sue!💘😍

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juliesgarden

Love ‘em 😍😍😍

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ShelleySnyder

@juliesgarden thanks Julie!💘😍

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gjones

They are beautiful! Definitely a best of!

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ShelleySnyder

@gjones awww! Thanks Katy!😉💘😍

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mariomartins

💙💚💛💜👍

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ShelleySnyder

@mariomartins thank you Mario!💘😍

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terrimclaughlin

That’s all you Shelley!!! Very colorful 😊💕

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ShelleySnyder

#primrose while doing the planter box yesterday I saw this!😲 I don't know how I haven't seen it earlier! The flowers are smaller than a dime!! What a jewel! It's called golden lace

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greenfinger14

Love them 😍 stunning !

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columbiariver

They are fantastic Shelley!

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gjones

Love tthese! This variety is known as bumble bees here!

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ShelleySnyder

@greenfinger14 thanks Melanie! Aren't they cute!!💘😍

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nancyanne

They are really nice...

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ShelleySnyder

@columbiariver thanks Laura! Such a little jewel they are!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@gjones thanks Katy! I love that name! Quite appropriate!🐝🐝 💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@nancyanne thanks Nancy!💘😍

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suerichards

They are so pretty 😍

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ShelleySnyder

@suerichards thanks Sue! They are pretty little things!💘😍

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icedance

I love these ❤️ must get some back into my garden !

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ShelleySnyder

#primrose I love the darker leaves on this with the exception of the big dead one!😂

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SikoMa

😂😂😂

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suerichards

Nice clump 💕

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ShelleySnyder

@suerichards thank you Sue!💘😍

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richard.spicer.7906

Me too, the darker ones look very nice.

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ShelleySnyder

@richard.spicer.7906 thanks! I agree!!💘😍

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kimguy

Quite beautiful😎💜 @ShelleySnyder

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ShelleySnyder

@kimguy why thank ya Kim!💘😍

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  • Season Icon Late WinterLate Winter 2018
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ShelleySnyder

#primroses gotta love the late winter early spring color of primroses!!

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Keely

Beautiful 👌😍

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ShelleySnyder

Aww! Thank you Keely!! @Keely 💘😍

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suerichards

Beautiful colours 😍

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ShelleySnyder

@suerichards thanks Sue!!💘😍

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greenfinger14

Gorgeous collage Shelley 😍😘

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ShelleySnyder

@greenfinger14 thank you Melanie!💘😍

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terrimclaughlin

They sure are pretty and what a great time to have sooo much color😊🤗

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ShelleySnyder

@terrimclaughlin thanks so much Terri!!💘😍

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columbiariver

So true. Doesn't even have to be a perfect bloom. Just their presence makes a pop

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ShelleySnyder

@columbiariver agreed!!😁💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

#primroses putting on a nice second flush.

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petitelake

@ShelleySnyder these are amazing. Love the burst of color.

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ShelleySnyder

@petitelake thank you petite! They are a ray of sunshine!💘😍

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gjones

So much colour! The white ones in the front are so nice and full😍😍 well actually they all are but I really like that one😁

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ShelleySnyder

@gjones the white one does seem to be the most floriferous! They were all very close to the same size when I bought them!🤔💘😍

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gjones

'Floriferous' now you're just trying to impress us!😁😂😁

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ShelleySnyder

@gjones your right! I know them big fancy words and use em to!!😂😂😂😂💘😍

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greenfinger14

Stunning 😍

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ShelleySnyder

@greenfinger14 thanks Melanie!!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

#primrose putting on a second flush of blooms dispite the snow and freezing weather!

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gjones

Now that's a nice variety of colours!

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abbeyj

How gorgeous is that x

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ShelleySnyder

@gjones thanks Katy!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@abbeyj thank you Abbey!💘😍

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suerichards

So pretty 💕

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pauline33

Lovely splash of colour on this chilly morning ☺️☃❄️☃

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greenfinger14

Gorgeous Shelley 😍😘

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ShelleySnyder

@suerichards thank you sue!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@pauline33 it is a lovely splash of color on cold days!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@greenfinger14 thank you so much Melanie!💘😍

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nancyanne

@ShellySynder... oh, looks like Spring...;as the wind roars outside here and snowing...🌺💨❄️

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ShelleySnyder

#primrose these yellow primroses are over 40 years old 😲 honestly! I got them not to long after I moved in to this house! We moved here in June of 1975 they were one of the first plants I ever bought for my yard!😲

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Keely

They are nearly as old as me, but you can split them and get more there will only ever be one of me 😂😂😂😂

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ShelleySnyder

@Keely there is only two other plants in my yard that is older than these primrose, they are the only ones original to the yard, the weeping birch( which these are near) and out in my front a verigated juniper tam!😲

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Keely

That's amazing that you have out everything else in over the years and made it so beautiful while doing so you really have a flare for it 😍

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ShelleySnyder

@Keely awww! How sweet of you to say that! Thank you so much!!💘😍

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juliesgarden

Wow amazing Shelley 😮💛

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ShelleySnyder

@juliesgarden thank you Julie!!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@cyndi thanks cyn your to kind!!💘😍

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daisy-jane

Aw that fantastic you've had them all this time Hun,such a beautiful cheery pop of colour too 💛💛😍💛💛

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kimguy

I can tell that they are still happy to be living there💛💚💛💚💛 @ShelleySnyder

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cschulz02

@ShelleySnyder - Pretty good looking for 40 years old! 🌴🌺🐾

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terrimclaughlin

It’s nice to have something that’ll keep coming and show off and you don’t have to worry I want to know about more that possibly last long but you have to care for them too great caring Shelley you should be proud I thought only cactus live that long. They love you🤗🤗😉😊👍🏻

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  • Season Icon Mid WinterMid Winter 2018
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ShelleySnyder

#primrose #raindamage well this is what continual rain will do to your beautiful primrose! That's life in Seattle!😢

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columbiariver

I know it. I feel your pain. It's why I haven't gotten them much. But then, there are freak dry spells!

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ShelleySnyder

@columbiariver 🤣🤣🤣 once in a while we get a freak dry spell 😁💘😍

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pelly

This happened to mine around Christmas time but they are perking up now Shelley 💕💕

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ShelleySnyder

@pelly your lucky! I'm afraid by the time the rain stops so will the blooms!🤣😢💘😍

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pelly

Aww, what a shame. 😕😕

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ShelleySnyder

#wintercolor what a breath of fresh air these are!

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plants

They are alwaws colourfull

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ShelleySnyder

@plants aren't they tho!💘😍

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kvetinka

Beautiful😘

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ShelleySnyder

@kvetinka thank you Betty!💘😍

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kimguy

So pretty! I'm jealous Shelley! Thanks for the pick me up💜💙💚❤💛

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ShelleySnyder

@kimguy welcome! You feeling ok?💘😍

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kimguy

Yes, I'm doing ok. I had a rough patch last week but I exercised in the warm water today. That helps me with my mobility 😎💜 @ShelleySnyder

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ShelleySnyder

@kimguy good to hear Kim! Glad you're feeling better!💘😍

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kimguy

Thanks for asking Shelley.😎💜

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ShelleySnyder

@kimguy wanted to know cuz I didn't think I had seen you on here for a couple of days 💘😍

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kimguy

No, I haven't been on for days. I had a honey do list a mile long and my washer had been down so I was playing catch up with the laundry. Lol @ShelleySnyder

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ShelleySnyder

#upclose #primula #purple- I think I like this one

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columbiariver

I do too. It's a pretty shade of purple

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ShelleySnyder

@columbiariver it kinda is isn't it laura?💘😍

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Keely

I have this one too it is a pretty one 💜💜💜

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ShelleySnyder

@Keely 💜💜💜💘😍

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kvetinka

💜💜💜beautiful

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ShelleySnyder

Thanks Keely!! @Keely 💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@kvetinka thank you Betty!!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

#upclose #primula she's a purdy one!

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pelly

She really is gorgeous Shelley 💕💕

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Keely

Thats lovely and its pink 💕💕💕

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ShelleySnyder

@pelly isn't it tho Jane! And ruffley to!!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@Keely pink with a touch of yellow!😉💘😍

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columbiariver

Beautiful

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pelly

Can’t beat a good ruffle Shelley, I don’t suppose you have a name? 🤔🤔

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ShelleySnyder

@pelly no, sorry, all the tags just said primrose. I was just getting one of every color!😜💘😍

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pelly

I think I would have done too Shelley 🌸💕

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ShelleySnyder

#upclose #primula up close and personal! 👀

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juliesgarden

Pretty 💕💕

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ShelleySnyder

@juliesgarden Thank you Julie!💘😍

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kvetinka

Beautiful😘

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ShelleySnyder

#upclose #primula up close and personal!👀

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kvetinka

Beautiful Shelley🤗

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ShelleySnyder

@kvetinka thanks Betty!!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

#primula #slugbait planted some slug bait in the back yard yesterday, the slugs in the back need to eat to ya know!🤣

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kvetinka

It is beautiful Shelley. In my garden only one primula bloomes.

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ShelleySnyder

@kvetinka I only have one blooming that I've had for many many years also, these were just purchased yesterday! I cheated!!🤣💘😍

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columbiariver

They're beautiful slug food! I hope they win the battle tho.

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ShelleySnyder

@columbiariver I put out extra slug bait hoping they'll pick that instead of my primrose!🤣💘😍

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columbiariver

I had a couple of perennials that were beautiful last year. I'm thinking they might be some of the first to come around after winter this year. I love them. @shelley

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ShelleySnyder

@columbiariver do you mean primrose? They should come back and be beautiful!💘😍

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columbiariver

Yes. I did. They are supposed to be Hardy for us. We will see. It has been crazy warm for January. It's 48 today.

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ShelleySnyder

It's been the same temps here but that's par for the course around here!🤣💘😍

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ripjuju

Love the gem be dazzled bugs.

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ShelleySnyder

@ripjuju thanks Judy! Those spiders are the only ones I'm not afraid of!🤣🤣💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

#primula #firstplantingof2018 just a closer look at the new slug bait 😉

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jennlamaye

Wow! Beautiful!

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ShelleySnyder

@jennlamaye thanks Jenn!💘😍

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jennlamaye

Hahaha. I didn’t get it until now. 😏

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kimguy

I love these plants but I don't see any beer!?🍻

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ShelleySnyder

@jennlamaye slow day?🤣💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@kimguy Kim! Who needs beer when you have plants!?💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@cyndi 👍👍🤣🤣🤣💘😍

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jennlamaye

@ShelleySnyder definitely. Lol.

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kimguy

Well... I guess the plants will do!

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gauravsh6

Lovely Blooms

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richard.spicer.7906

Some great colour mixes there Shelley 👍🏼😊

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ShelleySnyder

#primulas just planted up some nice colorful slug bait!🤣 #firstplantingof2018

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tkept

I love the sign on your door. 👍👍👍👍

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ShelleySnyder

@tkept for some reason I thought you might like it!😉 It was given to my totally unpolitically correct husband by a friend that lives across the street from us.💘😍

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tkept

@ShelleySnyder Good for your husband and neighbor. 👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

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ShelleySnyder

@tkept great minds think alike!!😉💘😍

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kimguy

I see the sign but I can't read what it says!🙈@ShelleySnyder

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tkept

@kimguy We don’t call 911

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ShelleySnyder

@cyndi thanks!💘😍

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ShelleySnyder

@kimguy it says we don't dial 911 🤣💘😍

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kimguy

Me neither .lol. @ShelleySnyder

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kvetinka

😍😍😍

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lesliecole49

Love the door sign! I need one, lol ..actually, I probly don't need one around here, quite for the most part. But I WANT one. 🤣 not putting anything out yet, we're still expecting some cold weather

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ShelleySnyder

This primrose has been in this spot sense 1979 the ever faithful bloomer! Some years it's twice as big and some years it's half this size!a few years it even bloomed all summer! How's that for staying power!?💘

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columbiariver

That's fantastic. You've been in your home awhile.

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ShelleySnyder

@columbiariver yes I've been in my home here sense 1975. So needless to say the yard has changed a multitude of times!

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columbiariver

That's awhile! We've been here since 1986. Lots of changes in that time.

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thepatrx

Neat!

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