Gardening

Calendula

Calendula

11 Jan, '080 Comments

Calendula, originally uploaded by malyousif. The Calendulas have started to flower around the “English Border”. They’re the first to bloom and of course it is a thrill to witness this considering I planted and cared for them from seed through to this. There are many more flowers to come up in that part of the […]

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Another border created

Another border created

1 Jan, '080 Comments

Why waste a perfectly good mid-week break celebrating the New Year? Exactly! I woke up early as usual and was itching to play in sand again. I can’t help it, I’m a child at heart 😉 Over by the pool seemed to be a perfect location. I never really liked the strip of grass in […]

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The petunia border

The petunia border

28 Dec, '070 Comments

The petunia border, originally uploaded by malyousif. They’re coming into their own now, just a few weeks since I planted them, and it will only get better before the season is over. Have a wonderful and peaceful Friday my friends.

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The Oriental Patch’s water feature

The Oriental Patch’s water feature

21 Dec, '070 Comments

The Oriental Patch’s water feature, originally uploaded by malyousif. Just finished installing the new (old) pond/water fall at its new location. Unfortunately I discovered that the pump has given up the ghost, so I have to go out and find a replacement tomorrow… Nevertheless, I think the water feature really brings out this part of […]

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Snapdragons

Snapdragons

21 Dec, '070 Comments

Snapdragons, originally uploaded by malyousif. The first Antirrhinum to flower in my garden. I grew these plants from seed and am thrilled that they have started flowering now… this is the part of gardening I love most. Have a wonderful day my friends.

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