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Mohammedi Rose

Mohammedi Rose

16 May, '120 Comments

I think this is a “single” Sultani or as they’re called locally “Mohammedi” Rose. It has a very nice scent. Unforutnately some bugs have taken a shine to these and other bushes in my garden and they’re chomping at the leaves and damaging flowers. I’ll take some advice from the botanists in the Budaiya experimental […]

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Through the eyes of a lens

Through the eyes of a lens

30 Apr, '120 Comments

It’s really strange that when you observe a garden, or any other space for that matter, and you are used to that particular view, you not only get to take it for granted but your mind disappears some detail and you never really appreciate it. However, I found that if you do frame it through […]

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Microclimates

Microclimates

30 Apr, '120 Comments

One would be forgiven to think that in a garden as small as mine that distinct climates exist in its different parts. I know the pictures make it look big, but trust me on this, it’s less than 700 square meters in total area. The garden is divided in three parts; here, you see the […]

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The Shy Plant

The Shy Plant

2 Oct, '090 Comments

The Shy Plant, originally uploaded by malyousif. It seeded itself from another that unfortunately died. But I’m really glad that it took matters into its own hands. It’s still a very small bush by the front door but I look forward to it filling that space. Have a wonderful Friday my friends.

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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 […]

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