Posts Tagged "Flower"

A Shady Spot

A Shady Spot

Summer has decided to grace us with it’s presence this week, and to make the most of it, @Loaf and I were back in the garden. This time we concentrated on the shady spot at the back of the garden.  It’s an area that, in summer, doesn’t get any sun until late afternoon and in the winter, none at all.  And being very conscious beings that we are, we decided to go for plants that will attract wildlife.  Bees, butterflies,...

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And Then There Were Three

And Then There Were Three

I’m talking house plants folks. First it was Jasmine, purchased on a whim 2 years ago at a garden center.  After living on the kitchen window sill for two years, where she failed to thrive, Jasmine was relocated to the bathroom.  Nice and warm and steamy.  She is now slowly recovering ( two new flowers this week). Then came Ms Orchid.  An absolute beauty bought on a whim on Valentines Day as I needed something tasteful to decorate the...

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Unhappy Jasmine

Unhappy Jasmine

My two-year old Jasmine is not looking very happy. I have relocated her from the kitchen windowsill (too cold) to the bathroom where it is slightly warmer and has the humidity to help her thrive. Next step is to give her a pruning in the hope of encouraging new growth. Related articles Definition: Jasmine (bellasugar.com) Blooming Jasmine...

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RoxWise

I am kind and gentle, but with an Irish temper. I am intelligent but not as intelligent as I would like to be. I am impulsive both with money and love. I enjoy photography, but need to take more photos. I am funny, witty with a naughty sense of humor. I love spicy foods especially Thai. Oh, and I love Running.

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