Gardening

New Plumeria

New Plumeria

18 Sep, '090 Comments

I bought this new king of plumeria from a garden centre this morning and promptly found a place for it in my garden. I have no idea what type of plumeria it is. You could clearly see that it’s leaves are a bit “weird” and unlike any frangipani I have seen before. The garden centre […]

Continue Reading »

Pomegranate

Pomegranate

10 Jul, '090 Comments

Pomegranate, originally uploaded by malyousif. Not many trees are bearing fruit at the moment, well, except for this pomegranate and of course the date palms which are almost ready to be harvested. Have a wonderful Friday my friends, I hope it’s a peaceful and fulfilling one.

Continue Reading »

Chilli Peppers

Chilli Peppers

3 Jul, '090 Comments

Chilli Peppers, originally uploaded by malyousif. I completely ignored these shrubs (and garden) for the last few months as I have been really busy, add to that the fact that we are repainting the house so it’s surrounded with scaffolding an up to 10 painters stomping all over the garden and you get the idea. […]

Continue Reading »

The Bird of Paradise has finally flowered!

The Bird of Paradise has finally flowered!

17 Jun, '090 Comments

The Bird of Paradise has finally flowered!, originally uploaded by malyousif. The last time this guy flowered was when I was incapacitated, bed-bound and suffering from a back injury. I remember my daughter Hanan went out and took a picture of it showing me it’s first flowering in our garden ever. Well, it’s flowering again, […]

Continue Reading »

Euphorbia Milli Hybrid – yet another kind!

Euphorbia Milli Hybrid – yet another kind!

5 Jun, '090 Comments

Euphorbia Milli Hybrid – yet another kind!, originally uploaded by malyousif. I must confess that I have a very soft spot for Euphorbia Millis, with this that I picked up from Jawad’s – of all places – it brings the total types that I have of this fabulous plant to 4. Look through my Flickr […]

Continue Reading »

Back to Top