Portulaca grandiflora, a sun-loving annual succulent!

Portulaca grandiflora (Moss Rose, Rose Moss, Sun Plant) –

Splendid Euphorbia milii in exotic and bizarre colors!

Euphorbia milii (Crown of Thorns, Christ Plant/Crown) We simply adore the Crown of Thorns! One of our top favorites that blooms all year round in our tropical garden, never ceasing to brighten each day with its striking and brilliant red clustered bracts. We have grown them since year 2002. Amazing plant, so hardy and very […]

Ornamental beauty of Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Laurentii’

Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Laurentii’ (Goldband Sansevieria) Presented as a gift by my sister, this beautifully structured S. trifasciata ‘Laurentii’ has been in our garden since early year 2005! But of course it was scanty then and less than a foot high. Needing the least care, it has grown remarkably well through the years, adding so many […]

Nolina recurvata (Ponytail/Bottle Palm)

Nolina recurvata (Ponytail Plant, Ponytail/Bottle Palm, Elephant’s Foot) This impressive palm-like succulent plant had been in our garden for about 5 years now. Among all its common names, we love ‘Ponytail’ best as it fits it beautifully, with its medium-green leaves ‘tied together’ and cascading down giving an appearance of a pony tail! I’m glad […]

Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Bantel’s Sensation’

Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Bantel’s Sensation’ (White Sansevieria, Good Luck/Snake Plant)