Salvia splendens with captivating scarlet red flowers

Salvia splendens (Scarlet Sage, Red Salvia, Tropical Sage)

A prolific flowering Salvia splendens (Scarlet Sage, Red Salvia, Tropical Sage), 5 Aug 2011Scarlet Sage or Red Salvia is a classic prolific flowering plant with showy and captivating flowers on long spikes.

It will add a splash of vibrant red colours to your garden.

An added bonus as it is very attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds.
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Gazania rigens in various shades of vibrant colours

Gazania rigens (Treasure Flower, Terracotta Gazania, Coastal Gazania, Butter Flower)

Attractive flowers and leaves of Gazania rigens (Treasure Flower, Terracotta Gazania, Coastal Gazania, Butter Flower), 17 May 2017Treasure Flower is an extremely beautiful plant.

It produces showy and captivating blossoms.

Definitely a sight to behold when in full bloom with their vibrant flower colours.

These beauties not only are appealing to the human eye but attract butterflies and bees too.
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Coreopsis with fabulous and sunny daisy-like flowers

Coreopsis (Calliopsis, Tickseed, Pot of Gold, Yellow Cosmos)

Fabulous Coreopsis (Calliopsis, Tickseed, Pot of Gold, Yellow Cosmos) flowering in abundance, 26 Oct 2013The ever-blooming Coreopsis produces fabulous daisy-like flowers with bright and sunny faces.

A prolific flowering plant that will be excellent in a sunny flower bed.

Florida in the United States has designated all Coreopsis species as the state’s wildflower.
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Citrus hystrix’s edible fruits and leaves are so flavourful!

Citrus hystrix (Thai Lime, Kaffir Lime, Makrut Lime, Mauritius Papeda)

Edible green fruits and foliage of Citrus hystrix (Thai Lime, Kaffir Lime, Makrut Lime, Mauritius Papeda), 25 Nov 2011The Thai Lime produces edible fruits and leaves that are popularly used in Southeast Asian cuisine.

A must-have plant if you enjoy its fragrant limes and leaves to add flavour to your dishes.

Its fragrance is absolutely flavourful and divine, to say the least!
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Capsicum frutescens cv. Bird’s Eye is super pungent!

Capsicum frutescens cv. Bird’s Eye (Chilli Padi, Bird Chilli, Bird’s Eye, Tabasco Pepper, Red/Bird Pepper, Thai Chili)

Capsicum frutescens cv. Bird's Eye (Chilli Padi, Bird Chilli, Bird's Eye, Tabasco Pepper, Red/Bird Pepper, Thai Chili) fruiting in abundance, 13 June 2011This Bird’s Eye Chilli is super pungent.

We love growing them at our backyard in order to provide us with a continuous supply for our various dishes.

Best of all, the pods are pesticide-free  and great for our health!
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