Nepenthes x hookeriana, a colourful and natural lowland hybrid

Nepenthes x hookeriana (Hooker’s Pitcher-Plant, Tropical Pitcher Plant, Monkey Cup) An exotic tropical plant that will beautify and add interest to your garden. Best to grow them in hanging baskets or pots to show off the colourful beauty and attractiveness of the pitchers or monkey cups. Hooker’s Pitcher-Plant that is a colourful and natural lowland hybrid.

Petunia in colourful varieties and hybrids

Petunia, followed by the cultivar or hybrid name (Petunia) Petunias are one of the most popular flowers that you can find in home gardens as they are repeat bloomers. They come in an explosion of colours. They are best grown in containers or hanging baskets. Hundreds of named petunia varieties to choose from. Some are […]

Hoya that blossoms in numerous captivating bicolours!

Hoya (Wax Plant, Waxvine, Waxflower, Porcelain Flower) An enduring vine or creeper, Hoya is floriferous. Our first sight of these gorgeously flowering vine was in November 2011 at our neighbourhood, in a plastic hanging pot. Next sight was at the Lavender Garden when we holidayed in Cameron Highlands early this year, in February 2016. It was grown […]

White Phalaenopsis Orchid cv. aphrodite is super pure in colour!

White Phalaenopsis Orchid cv. aphrodite (Moth Orchid) We first received this large and gorgeous orchid as an Easter Gift on April 13, 2015 from some dear parishioners from the Church of St. Francis of Assisi in Cheras. How very thoughtful and caring they were, knowing that I was unwell and needed cheering up. It bloomed again […]

Tillandsia ionantha: an exotic airplant with captivating flowers

Tillandsia ionantha (Tilly, Air Plant, Blushing Bride) We have been captivated by these fabulous Airplants when we first saw them hung at nursery gardens along Jalan Sungai Buloh several years ago. However, these nurseries, being too far away, about 40 km away from our home, somehow deterred us from acquiring any. Fast forward to last year, sometime […]