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Inspirational flower

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I saw these really unusual poppies down by the canal.  Pink and purple with a frothy cloud of petals,  they must be garden escapees!  Whether as a result of selective breeding or something that has naturally occurred they are an inspiration for the garden

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Symbolic flower

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The Rose, a flower that symbolises love. 

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Vivid scarlet

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Scarlet poppy finally flowers

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Vivid orange

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Vivid orange

Orange is such a nice bright colour and the contrast of the flower against the rim of the blue pot makes it stand out even more vividly

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Broken pot

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A badly frost damaged pot that has shattered still looks good with the white flowered trailing plant, the name of which escapes me

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Forces of nature (or not?)

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Not quite a force of nature,  more like an expression of what nature can mean to people.   This little piece of anarchy brought life to the city streets.

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Intricate flower head

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Intricate purple star shapes make a ball shaped flower head of great interest to bees.

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