Tag: garden-design

Shopping!

Shopping!

9 Nov, '070 Comments

Shopping!, originally uploaded by malyousif. A Friday is not Friday if I don’t go visit some garden centres. Fortunately, as it is “the season” they do have nice things and it is the best time to landscape in Bahrain. The stuff you see in the back on my car all went into the “Oriental garden”. […]

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The cacti gathering

The cacti gathering

8 Nov, '070 Comments

The cacti gathering, originally uploaded by malyousif. The weekend has officially started! I’ve taken some time off work this afternoon to come and spend some time in the garden, an activity I haven’t been able to partake in for almost a week – yes, I was suffering from withdrawal symptoms – and I have put […]

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Progress report – 071019

Progress report – 071019

19 Oct, '070 Comments

Remember I said before that I thought the lawn was being over-watered? Well last night I determined to find out by how much, and that meant donning the swimming trunks on (is that picture firmly in your mind yet? Good! :twisted:) and turned on the sprinkler system and investigated each zone separately. I determined that […]

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Man, what a wonderful day it has been!

Man, what a wonderful day it has been!

14 Oct, '070 Comments

I was out for practically the whole day in the garden! I accomplished a lot considering I wasn’t working toward a deadline; it was see this, think about it, do it! Brilliant. For (my) record, let me list what I have done: 1. Southern border extended: To my surprise, one of my Cassia fistulas broke […]

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Zen Garden

Zen Garden

7 Oct, '070 Comments

What I thought I would do as a rockery, demanded to be made into a Zen/Orental garden instead! Don’t look at me, it all started with the devil getting into my sub-conscience and demanding that I get some bamboo for the background. The only place I knew I was to get that bamboo was from […]

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