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Dombeya (Tropical Hydrangea)

Dombeya (Tropical Hydrangea)

11 Dec, '094 Comments

Dombeya (Tropical Hydrangea), originally uploaded by malyousif. If you know me you probably know how much I love hydrangeas and my abject failure in trying to get them to grow in Bahrain. This, my friends, is the substitute and it’s growing well in my garden. This is in it’s second year now. Have a wonderful […]

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The Datura is full of flowers

The Datura is full of flowers

4 Dec, '090 Comments

Happy Friday my friends. We came home from Rome early this morning to be greeted with this lovely thing by our front door: In a space of week, it woke up and produced all of these lovely flowers. It’s quite unfortunate that my gardener decided arbitrarily to chop the thing while we were away last […]

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Gladiolus

Gladiolus

20 Nov, '090 Comments

Gladiolus, originally uploaded by malyousif. Have a wonderful weekend my friends

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Rain of Gold (Galphimia gracillis)

Rain of Gold (Galphimia gracillis)

6 Nov, '090 Comments

Rain of Gold (Galphimia gracillis), originally uploaded by malyousif. Have a wonderful weekend my friends.

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Portulaca

Portulaca

4 Sep, '090 Comments

Portulaca, originally uploaded by malyousif. Happy Friday! There isn’t much happening in the garden at the moment; end of summer, still hot and barely recovering from the onslaught on the house by the painters. Only the toughest plants are flowering at the moment: this portulaca in the Cauldron, some lantanas and of course the frangipanis. […]

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