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Seeds planted

Seeds planted

6 Jan, '079 Comments

The weather is finally good enough to plant the seeds my friend Patty sent me last summer. I’ve put each packet in an individual planter and tagged them. Now, I just have to wait a few weeks to hopefully realise the investment. Needless to say, I’ll keep you posted!

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Cineraria Hybrida (Senecio cruentus)

Cineraria Hybrida (Senecio cruentus)

22 Dec, '0612 Comments

Purple flowers, originally uploaded by malyousif. My gardener insists on calling this lovely plant “Senarium” although I looked in all the reference books I’ve got about gardening and searched in the Internet using all iterations of the name and couldn’t find anything resembling it. It shouldn’t take me too long to actually find out though… […]

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It’s raining!

It’s raining!

17 Nov, '068 Comments

Wow, first rain of the season is happening as I type this, and I’m looking at the semi-drizzle from my bed in my study overlooking the garden on an overcast day… happy happy day! So without further ado, let me also give you the following photograph as my gift to you my friends, it was […]

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Passiflora

Passiflora

31 Oct, '066 Comments

Passiflora, originally uploaded by malyousif. No matter how bleak things look, always look at the bright side of life. I am thrilled to tell you that my Passiflora has started flowering again, for the first time this season the buds have opened and we have THREE lovelies to admire. Have a wonderful day my friends. […]

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Canna X Generalis

Canna X Generalis

27 Oct, '067 Comments

Canna X Generalis, originally uploaded by malyousif. We’ve had these lovely giants since we redone the garden over a year and a half ago, but now they have reproduced and we have a lot of them in their patch, sometimes because they are so tall, if the wind picks up, I have to come and […]

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