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Picked upload! Flowering plants recolor set

by PineappleForest Posted 16th Mar 2019 at 10:45 PM - Updated 18th Feb 2020 at 8:33 PM by PineappleForest
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This is a Maxis Recolour which means that it is a recolour of an item that already exists in your game. Please check the Expansion pack requirements to see which game pack it recolours.

This custom content if it is not clothing, may require a seperate download to work properly. This is available at Colour Enable Package (CEP) by Numenor.

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Hi folks
Here are a few new looks for base game orchid (aka Mystic Life Flower) and Blue Sky Bonsai - which I've turned into a flowering tree.
Both plants come with "natural" looking, aged pots.

As a bonus, I've included six recolors of Plumeria tree (Bon Voyage expansion is needed for this one).
- with new leaves and flowers it finally doesn't look like made of plastic!

After I recolored the bonsai, I discovered this mesh by Sims99Fanatic:
Table plants for the floor part I
- that makes the orchid and the bonsai much bigger. So now I wish I made larger texture for the tree (sigh)..
But, hey - it still looks nice as a large plant Especially if you stack one on top of another!
Also, check out this fun mesh: bonsai by Mutske

Credits:

EA, for the textures

Additional Credits:

SimPE,

AdonisPluto's white fence
http://modthesims.info/d/545733/mod...e-in-white.html

Coffee table recolor is by me, not available
Tags: #bonsai, #orchid, #flower, #plant

Style: Not Applicable
Room: Living Outdoor
Maxis Flags: Not Applicable

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Sims 2
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
Bonsai_and_Orchid_recolors.7z

Size: 234.7 KB · Downloads: 2,102 · 16th Mar 2019
234.7 KB 2,102 16th Mar 2019
PlumeriaTree_recolors_[BV].7z

Size: 176.4 KB · Downloads: 2,006 · 16th Mar 2019
176.4 KB 2,006 16th Mar 2019
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Lab Assistant
#2 Old 17th Mar 2019 at 8:35 AM
What a great idea, and a good set of recolours! I often think the plumeria is just the right size for my needs, and then delete it again as soon as I see how bad it looks. I really look forward to using these in my game!
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#3 Old 17th Mar 2019 at 12:28 PM
Glad you like it
I never used Plumeria tree for the same reason. Original leaf texture is way too dark - it has actual black in it