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MGS S01E03 – Potting the Cacti

MGS S01E03 – Potting the Cacti

16 Aug, '140 Comments

Continuing with preparing my garden for the season that is knocking on our doors, I moved a couple of cacti which I planted “temporarily” in a flower bed. I opted to move them into pots in order to provide them with the micro-climate and environments they need. In this episode I show how to prepare […]

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Going potty

Going potty

14 Aug, '140 Comments

This weekend’s project is to make use of some of the tens of pots we have lying around. My wife suggests we open a garden shop, or at least do a yard sale to get rid of some of them. No way, I say. Pots are meant to be mini-gardens, and that’s what I’m going […]

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Reclaiming the pool deck

Reclaiming the pool deck

18 Jan, '080 Comments

Reclaiming the pool deck, originally uploaded by malyousif. The far side of the pool deck, by the changing and pump rooms, was neglected since we moved in really. I used that area exclusively to BBQs but when we’re not firing that thing up, the area remained rather dull and uninviting. I look at it every […]

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Hanging baskets

9 Dec, '070 Comments

This is the first time I try my hands at hanging baskets. I bought 4 large ceramic hanging baskets from Al-Sultan Garden Centre in Khobar a while ago and they’ve been staring at me in the shed since. I finally got the chance to coax them off the shelf and onto brackets in the weekend […]

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