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Hibiscus

Hibiscus

10 Jul, '091 Comment

Hibiscus, originally uploaded by malyousif. The garden is a bit bare at the moment, most plants have been severely cut back to make enough space for the painters to do their job. Yes, we’re having the whole house repainted – with a new colour scheme inside and out. I think it will take another 2 […]

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Scorched Frangipani

Scorched Frangipani

26 Jun, '090 Comments

Scorched Frangipani, originally uploaded by malyousif. Summer is almost at its hight here and it is merciless to the plants, only the toughest survive. Plumerias are definitely tough and very adaptable. I planted this one just outside of our house and for all the abuse it gets (cars, children, passing fanciers picking its flowers, hostile […]

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Glorius Ixora

Glorius Ixora

26 Jun, '092 Comments

Glorius Ixora, originally uploaded by malyousif. I’ve come to love this shrub. The older it is, the more it produces and as you can see from this picture, it is really well worth having, especially when you consider that I have failed miserably trying to grow hydrangeas here, this is the best next thing to […]

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The Bird of Paradise has finally flowered!

The Bird of Paradise has finally flowered!

17 Jun, '090 Comments

The Bird of Paradise has finally flowered!, originally uploaded by malyousif. The last time this guy flowered was when I was incapacitated, bed-bound and suffering from a back injury. I remember my daughter Hanan went out and took a picture of it showing me it’s first flowering in our garden ever. Well, it’s flowering again, […]

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Promise

Promise

12 Jun, '091 Comment

Promise, originally uploaded by malyousif. Have a wonderful Friday my friends. I hope your weekend is full of peace and laughter.

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