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Yellow Canna

Yellow Canna

19 Jun, '120 Comments

Yellow Canna, a photo by malyousif on Flickr. I love these unassuming plants. They take over the area they’re planted in, and even when not in flower, their tightly packed stalks, texture and colors of their leaves are enough to make any garden proud. But when they do flower – and they do that all […]

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Thriving Cactii

Thriving Cactii

18 Jun, '120 Comments

Thriving Cactii, a photo by malyousif on Flickr. I know that I continuously say that I’m “really happy” with this border, but I honestly am! Just look at all the new growth and the promise of flowers about to explode. One complaint is that the drip system here has gone crazy and is overwatering. I’ve […]

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Happy Cycus

Happy Cycus

27 May, '120 Comments

One of the two happy Cycuses in my garden. Love the fresh green color of the new growth.

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Vandalism

Vandalism

2 May, '120 Comments

I am gutted. You know I spent quite some time designing, building and planting my xeriscaped border outside my house as a contribution to my neighborhood, country and environment. Unfortunately, some vandals – most probably kids who go to the school opposite my house – continue to wreak havoc in it by willfully damaging the […]

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A panorama of my garden this morning

A panorama of my garden this morning

12 Nov, '110 Comments

   

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