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treefrog44

I live in central Florida, where its easy to garden year round 😄🍃🌻 🌹 My back yard is a sanctuary for butterflies, frogs, and all other critters!

Gomphocarpus 'Hairy Balls'

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treefrog44

#wildlifewednesday #wasp these wasps love milkweed flowers!

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david71

Amazing photo! 📷🙂👍

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alysha

What a fantastic shot @treefrog44

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terrimclaughlin

Oh my Theresa!!!!! Your braver than I am. But I know you love all of them. An amazing shot!!👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻😳😳😳😊💕

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tkept

@treefrog44 Great shot. Thanks for sharing.

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richard.spicer.7906

Super photo 👌🏼

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brightcolours

#bestoffeb

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treefrog44

#hairyballsmilkweed #hairyballs

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anges

What a name!! 😁😁

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mcmurraylou

Love this! 🤣

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DustinSpiers

Ha ha this is funny. Lol

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treefrog44

#hairyballsmilkweed got 2 impressive hairy balls Lol! 😂😂😂

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brightcolours

#bestofjan

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ShelleySnyder

Oh my! Those are very impressive hairy balls indeed!!😂🤦💘😍

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cyndi

#thatnamethough lol lmao

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anges

What a name! 😂😂

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vec

@rachelbrooks weren't you "tickled" by these at lullingstone 😂

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rachelbrooks

Haha how mature! 🙈 yes that’s the ones! @vec

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KariSamuel

#lookslikeitsname #naughtyplants 🙊🙈

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richard.spicer.7906

Oh I remember these now! Yes they were by the greenhouses at lullingstone, another hilarious moment too 😂 @vec @rachelbrooks

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rachelbrooks

What a funny, funny day that was! @richard.spicer.7906 @vec

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vec

It was "nuts" @rachelbrooks and @richard.spicer.7906 🌰🌰🌰

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treefrog44

#hairyballsmilkweed #upclose #milkweedflowers #morningdew

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ohhyouknow

At first I was like “Wow! What a neat looking flower, the water makes it look like it has eyes,” THEN I saw the name of this plant and I snorted 😂😂

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treefrog44

Lol! @ohhyouknow swipe left on the picture and you will see why it has its name!

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ohhyouknow

Okayyyyy this is a very special plant indeed. 😂

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treefrog44

Awe! I got 2 baby balls on my #hairyballsmilkweed

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ShelleySnyder

Baby balls!?😂😂😂💘😍

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treefrog44

Aren't they the cutest things @ShelleySnyder Lol!

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ShelleySnyder

Cute!!😂💘😍

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terrimclaughlin

Well alrighty then!!👍🏻😊💕

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kimguy

Growing a pair I see!🙈

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ohhyouknow

😂😂🤣 That’s some hairy balls if I’ve ever seen em’. 😂😭

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treefrog44

#gomphocarpus #hairyballsmilkweed #milkweed

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kimguy

Such a neat plant!

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treefrog44

#hairyballsmilkweed #milkweed #gomphocarpus

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treefrog44

#hairyballsmilkweed started more plants from seed, already blooming!

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kimguy

Yay!

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treefrog44

Started from seed mid summer! Blooms soon to follow! :) #hairyballsmilkweed

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novicegardenlover

What a name!

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treefrog44

Finally! one of my hairyballs broke open.. Seeds are ready! #hairyballsmilkweed

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jennlamaye

Beautiful!

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suerichards

Wow 💛

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Sussanah

Hairy balls. 😂😂😂🤣🤣🤣

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kimguy

I just love your hairy balls😋 @treefrog44

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treefrog44

Not sure how much bigger my hairy balls can get! Lol! #hairyballsmilkweed

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ShelleySnyder

What size would you say they are? Golf ball size? Bigger or smaller?💘😍

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brightcolours

#hairyballs #gomphocarpus

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KathyB

I can't take them seriously! They just look too rude!! Lol 😂

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geminiwarrior

Never heard of them before but i love seeing your hairy balls😱♊😲😅

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nancyanne

Oh, seriously... too funny.. never heard of them either..just how big...@treefrog44🤔

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BobWallace

😂🤦🏻‍♂️

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treefrog44

@ShelleySnyder @nancyanne they are bigger than a golf ball, a few are just about as big as a softball!

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ShelleySnyder

😲 yep those are definitely big hairy balls!!😂😂😂💘😍

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kimguy

Big,big balls and they are all named Hairy!!!😂 @treefrog44

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treefrog44

@Mystic666 this is the hairyballs milkweed swipe on the pic right or left to see all the pictures of this plant

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treefrog44

My hairy balls are getting bigger! #milkweed #hairyballs #gomphocarpus #hairyballsmilkweed

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ShelleySnyder

Oh boy!! We all need some bigger hairy balls!!😂😂💘😍

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hannahchristine

Reminds me of that acdc song lmao @treefrog44

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KariSamuel

@hannahchristine @ShelleySnyder - Who's got the biggest, balls of them all? 🙊🙊🙊

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ShelleySnyder

@KariSamuel @hannahchristine apparently @treefrog44 ! 😂😂😂💘😍

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hannahchristine

😂😂😂😂😂lmao @ShelleySnyder @KariSamuel

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WellHush

Teehee 🤭

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treefrog44

Finally grew some "hairyballs" I'm having so much fun with this! Lmao! #hairyballsmilkweed

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brightcolours

#hairyballs #gomphocarpus

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daisy-jane

Wow love your hairy ball's Theresa 💚 they're so...well hairy 😂😂😂👍

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daisy-jane

Hayley @hayleyaj and Julie @vec I know how much you both love your tropical looking plants so thought you might like Theresa's hairy ball's 😁👍

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vec

Haha @daisy-jane They are very odd

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daisy-jane

Just think Julie @vec you could grow your own hairy ball's 😁 they'd make a great addition to your beautiful tropical garden 😁👍

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hayleyaj

😂😂😂😂 @daisy-jane

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columbiariver

Nice hairy balls you've got there Theresa! Xoxo

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ShelleySnyder

Looks familiar!😲😂😂😂💘😍

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klmkim

🤣😂☺️😂😂☺️☺️😂

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cyndi

Awesome

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kimguy

Ha Theresa! I remember your hairy balls!😝💕

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treefrog44

My family thinks I'm crazy! I brought everyone out to see my "hairyballs"!!! LMAO! I'm so excited to finally have grown some hairyballs! Heeeheeee! #hairyballsmilkweed

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daisy-jane

Great close up of your hairy ball's Theresa,I don't think your crazy they're fantastic and a great talking point lol 💚😁👍👍

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ShelleySnyder

Yes! At the very least they'll start a conversation!😂😂💘😍

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kimguy

You got it! A great conversation starter.😎💜

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treefrog44

Recovered from the freeze and tons of blooms....with spring on the way, its gotta make seeds! gotta get a pic of the seed pods... #hairyballsmilkweed #hairyballs #gomphocarpus #milkweed

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cyndi

So pretty

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cyndi

@teamgardentags the encyclopedia needs updated with more and proper information on these please. Thanks

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ShelleySnyder

Awful name for a fabulous looking flower!!😂😂💘😍

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alysha

🤭😬🤯 no way. Is that the real name? 😳🤣 that’s awful. @treefrog44 they are so pretty. Hahaha

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treefrog44

Yep @alysha... that's what the seed pods look like!

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kimguy

Beautiful as always @treefrog44

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treefrog44

The last freeze took out my flowers... glad to see new growth and flower buds!

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treefrog44

Still flowering like a champ through our crazy weather!

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bpetty55

So much prettier than u may expect ☺️

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jeatacake

You'd think they'd give it a better name, lol! 😕

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treefrog44

You'll understand the name when you see the seed pods @jeatacake! 😂😂😂😂😂

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jeatacake

Ah OK. I will await that "pleasure" in the coming months! 😁

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veepaisal

Lol I would like to see the seed pods too

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gjones

Such pretty flowers!

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ripjuju

Such a strange name. Are they ball shaped at some point?

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treefrog44

Yes the seed pods are @ripjuju 😉

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cyndi

Do you have extra seeds of this?

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treefrog44

I have a few, waiting on these to produce to have some to share or trade :) @cyndi

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cyndi

Ok just was wondering. Thanks

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treefrog44

#upclose #milkweedflowers #milkweed

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kimguy

Turn them around and they look like pretty girls dancing💃

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bpetty55

'Hairy balls,' really? I couldn't help but giggle

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ShelleySnyder

HAIRY BALLS!!?? What a name to give such a pretty thing!!🤣🤣🤣💘😍

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treefrog44

@bpetty55 @ShelleySnyder the seed pods look like hairy balls! Hee hee hee.... just wait, I will get a pic when their ready :)

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treefrog44

@kimguy what an interesting way to see them! They really do! :)

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ShelleySnyder

Oh! I want to see the hairy seed pods!🤣🤣💘😍

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kimguy

Crappy name for such a pretty bloom but I can't wait to see the actual 'hairy balls'. Lol. @treefrog44. @ShelleySnyder

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ShelleySnyder

@kimguy me too!!🤣💘😍

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treefrog44

Interesting flowers!

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tkept

Interesting name too! 😁

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treefrog44

The seed pods look like hairy balls @tkept

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cyndi

Beautiful flowers. Hope mine grow big and strong. Xo

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treefrog44

Poor thing took forever to flower, @cyndi between the move, transplant, and hurricane smashing it...

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cyndi

Im very happy to see its determination to thrive.

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SaltyDogMa

Hairy balls?

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lesliecole49

🤣🤣

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gjones

Beautiful flower with unusual name😊

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treefrog44

Finally might see some blooms!

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cyndi

Awesome cant wait to see them

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treefrog44

Me too!

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lesliecole49

The name is crazy! "I planted some hairy balls today"...oh what I could do with that! 🤣🤣

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