Garden updates from October to December, 2016

God knows how to keep my darling John and I happy always. Blessing us with strength and passion in gardening! These three months have be raining somewhat regularly and the plants just love it. It helps us to reduce our water bill too… great huh!! We’ll let our foliage plants and colourful flowers show off to […]

Our garden updates from April to June 2016

“Gardening is medicine that does not need PRESCRIPTION and has no limit on DOSAGE.” – Author Unknown Our garden never fails to delight and uplift our spirit! It is our daily dose of joy and put a smile on our faces and encourages us to continue our gardening passion. Sharing some of our images, hoping […]

Propagating Proiphys amboinensis from seeds is viable!

Proiphys amboinensis (Cardwell Lily, Northern Christmas Lily) really had us intrigued when it flowered for the first time last April after 7 years and sent me on a search mission for its correct ID.! An attractive foliage plant with large heart-shaped green-coloured leaves, embossed with lovely venation and will produce fabulous white blossoms unexpectedly to […]

Hypolimnas bolina jacintha (Jacintha Eggfly), the dancing queen!

Hypolimnas bolina jacintha (Jacintha Eggfly)

Memorable June 2008 event in our garden

Everything seem so marvelously perfect in our tropical garden setting in June. Foliage plants were at their luxuriant best, flowering plants/shrubs were happily blooming non-stop, mealy bugs/white flies were least seen, and even the weather was extra kind, neither too hot nor too wet. To give you an idea, we’ve added our garden image here, […]