Gardening

Stock take

12 Nov, '110 Comments

600 Allisum (white, pink, purple) 200 Geraniums (white, red) 300 petunias 100 marigolds 20 chrysanthemums 75 calendulas 100 stock (white, purple) 10 rose bushes (sultani) 10 jasmine bushes (full) 2 variegated hibiscus bushes 25 flowers, can’t remember there names at the moment! 25 colius Did I paint a picture in your head yet?

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Good progress on Hillside

Good progress on Hillside

11 Nov, '110 Comments

Have a look at the progress done on Op Hillside since this morning: Really glad. And I think once finished it will be quite unique too. We’ll be leaving things to set now and put the plumbing and plants in place next weekend. Can’t wait!

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Operation Hillside

Operation Hillside

11 Nov, '110 Comments

Today I start the “hills” outside the house. This area was just lined with conacarpus trees hiding the beauty of the house and not contributing much to the environment. Not going to divulge much now other than to say xeroscaping is probably be nicer with less maintenance.

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The sunflowers germinated

The sunflowers germinated

10 Nov, '110 Comments

Since the weather turned to the better about a week ago, I’ve put more effort into two things: Golf Gardening 🙂 I’m not showing much improvement in golf, but the garden has taken the bit and is off and running to full glory. During the Eid long weekend I took the chance to redo the […]

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Introducing Hope

Introducing Hope

13 Aug, '110 Comments

I just realized that I didn’t introduce Hope on the blog! Sorry. Well, meet Hope, the newest addition and the very much long awaited addition to the garden. Here she is sitting at her pond and being quite happy and content. I had my eye on her for months, but unfortunately the seller and I […]

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