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23/10/2013 at 22:04

Two years ago I planted several Peacock Orchid bulbs and very sadly they produced leaves and no flowers...... until this year! 

 

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 I danced the happy dance all over my front garden today! 

23/10/2013 at 22:22

They're so lovely, aren't they - I've said somewhere else that I didn't even notice that they had come up until those gorgeous flowers came out - it was a total surprise!

23/10/2013 at 22:34

It was worth waiting for Sara - lovely.

24/10/2013 at 07:58

I had the same thing Sara, they were opening when I noticed them, I am look to buy some more as they are a little ray of sunshine at this time of year. Forestthatwas worth every year! 

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