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sanbaz

By Sanbaz


alliums

iv lots of these alliums which are taking ages to open so hope they are worth the wait



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oooooo...look at that...all in a line.... lovely :))

11 Jul, 2010

 

yes these are the only ones which are upright michaella lol, most are bending over, still look lovely though ;o))

11 Jul, 2010

 

:))

11 Jul, 2010

 

all in a row.... very nice...

11 Jul, 2010

 

thankyou holly ;o))

11 Jul, 2010

 

that was quick...sandra...lol

11 Jul, 2010

 

nimble fingers holly lol

11 Jul, 2010

 

you must have...: O )).... im just off to water my pots in a min

11 Jul, 2010

 

thats what iv been doing holly ;o))

11 Jul, 2010

 

hope we get some rain this week....

11 Jul, 2010

 

I like this very much

11 Jul, 2010

 

we had some for last few days but hardly touched the surface holly, not near enough ;o(

11 Jul, 2010

 

cheers yorkshire ;o))

11 Jul, 2010

 

early this morning we ha da tiny bit of drizzle.. but it soon went and hot again... but they say its going to be showery this week....and may have some thunder....

11 Jul, 2010

 

well we need it but hope we still get a summer holly, especially august as im doing a garden party for joe`s 18th and going to uni celabration ;o))

11 Jul, 2010

 

lets hope we get a nice lot of rain then back with the sun.... imhaving paris my grandaughter to stay in august for a week... so lets hope it stays nice for her and for your party....

11 Jul, 2010

 

what a lovely name holly, bet your looking forward to having her stay, hope its lovely for you to ;o0)

11 Jul, 2010

 

Great photo, Sanbaz, so good of them to line up to have their picture taken. Are these in clay soil? I've never tried growing them as I thought they preferred very well drained soil.

11 Jul, 2010

 

Thanks sandra.. : O ))

11 Jul, 2010

 

I have these all around the garden I have been quite frustrated as they seem to have been at the same stage for ages, its nice to see yours as I now know IM IN FOR A TREAT EVENTUALLY LOL

11 Jul, 2010

 

Love these....really pretty..........

11 Jul, 2010

 

thanx Gee, was good off them wasnt it lol, no my raised border isnt clay, we filled it with good topsoil, but i do have some growing near my shed and thats clay mixed with composs ;o)
thanx carole, know what you mean these have been a one stage for ages to and just starting to open up nicely ;o))
thankyou janey ;o))

11 Jul, 2010

 

Mine not quite there yet.

11 Jul, 2010

 

do the flowers spike out at all carol or just stay tight like this with colour,

11 Jul, 2010

 

They stay like this,

11 Jul, 2010

 

Yes, they're great Sandra...You'll have lots more within a couple of years. Mine have made...I've got hundreds of them cropping up all over the rockery and borders!

11 Jul, 2010

 

Oh, and Gee, min e grow well in our heavy clay.
As Clarice says, Sandra.This is haow the flowers are fully open...Hence their common name..Drumstick Allium!

11 Jul, 2010

 

thanx carol ;o)
thats great paul, dont mind they are lovely,, nice to see you by the way ;o))
good name for them paul

11 Jul, 2010

 

Thanks, Paul, I might give them a go next year and see what happens. They are very attractive.

11 Jul, 2010

 

They look like they are 'Changing the Guard'! lol

11 Jul, 2010

 

lol Tog,,, standing to attention ;o))

11 Jul, 2010

 

lovely...i`ve been thinking of trying these are they easy to grow ?

11 Jul, 2010

 

seem to be elsiemay and apparently seed themselves to ;o) pooped the bulbs in and hey presto lol

11 Jul, 2010

 

sounds good...i`ll give them a go !

11 Jul, 2010

 

Stunning Sand. Hope you didn't poop the bulbs in! ha ha he he :o)))

12 Jul, 2010

 

lol linda just realised hahaha,, oops ;o)))

12 Jul, 2010

 

Made me laugh for the afternoon. Just made me think what would go through your mind trying to work out what I meant. What was even funnier, was Elsiemay going to do the same.hahaha absolutely hysterical. Lol Priceless. :o))))

12 Jul, 2010

 

hahaha yes elsiemay mustnt have noticed lol,, well spotted linda ;o))

12 Jul, 2010

 

You made my day Sand.I enjoyed the laugh. Just wondered if Elsiemay said 'Abracadabra' as opposed to 'Hey Presto' haha :o)))

13 Jul, 2010

 

lol linda ;o))

13 Jul, 2010

 

Lovely, just lovely!!

16 Jul, 2010

 

cheers steve ;o))

16 Jul, 2010

 

my big ones have flowered but the ones like this are taking their time....these are lovely.

17 Jul, 2010

 

yes was the same here sandra and now these are a really deep purple and fully open, hope they spread next year

17 Jul, 2010

 

These are lovely Sandra, thanks for the name Paul.

18 Jul, 2010

 

thanx dawn really deep purple today, love them ;o)

18 Jul, 2010

 

Im pleased for you Sandra.

18 Jul, 2010

 

;o))

18 Jul, 2010



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