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Wisteria in bloom: 10 gorgeous images

Wisteria season is upon us. Discover 10 gorgeous images, spotted on Instagram...

Wisteria season has arrived in the UK and overseas, and with it the annual, eye-popping #wisteriahysteria trend on Instagram. Scrambling over pergolas, winding around window frames, or climbing elegant townhouses, wisteria never fails to delight passers-by with its pretty racemes of fragrant purple flowers in spring. Take a look at 10 of our favourite images, spotted on Instagram.

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. ‘All down the stone steps on either side were periwinkles in full flower, and she could now see what it was that had caught at her the night before and brushed, wet and scented, across her face. It was wisteria. Wisteria and sunshine . . . she remembered the advertisement. Here indeed were both in profusion. The wisteria was tumbling over itself in its excess of life, its prodigality of flowering.’~Elizabeth von Arnim, The Enchanted April. 🌿 ‘And, it’s that time of year again here…my wisteria is blooming its heart out🌿 💜 My daughter and grandson have now returned to London but we had such a lovely sunshiny time here. . . inspiringfilm for #aprillove2018 . . . . . #wisteria #wistaria #glycine #janela_poetica #instagardeners_feature @botanicaetcetera #springflowers #wisteriahysteria #purple💜 #elizabethvonarnim #quotation #mygarden #mygardentoday #myfrenchcountryhome #printemps #stopandsmelltheflowers #flower_beauties_ #windowsoftheworld #dsfloral #doorsandwindows_greatshots #thebest_windowsdoors #distractionsandinspirations #cettesemainesurinstagram #hello_france #visitlafrance #inspiredbypetals #littlestoriesofmylife #behomefree #nestandflourish #botanicaldreamers

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