Thursday, 27 February 2014

Cascading white Aster

I love aster, even though the flower is small but it is the easiest plant to grow. But best of all it is perennial. I plant these asters in a pot to save it from recent flood.

dark purple aster

white aster

so many flower

Wednesday, 26 February 2014

So slow

I forgot when i sow the seed but the Chinese cabbage that i sow at the same time is already goes to seed, this purple Vienna Kohlrabi is the size of grade E eggs. I wonder how long it takes before I can harvest it!

just notice:unwanted creature on the cockcombs leaf

Tuesday, 25 February 2014

Drought: all is not lost

Now the weather is almost like Mediterranean, Cold at night and early morning, windy and hot in the afternoon, no rain past 2 months. Grass and my entire newly sprouted seedling are dead. However some potted plants really love it.

dead grass

left over chinese cabbage

rosemary flower

Tomato "gardener delight" plants with many flowers

so many fruits: to my delight

True to its name

Mulberry: partially eaten by house sparrow

as big as my index finger

Fruit in every branches

Monday, 24 February 2014

The first of many, i wish

Last weekend i managed to pot few more varieties of figs.  My 6 months old Black Madeira and Sal’s gene are already fruiting:-)

Texas blue giant

green portugal

purple portugal
White Brooklyn italian

Hardy Chicago

Sal's Gene

Black Madeira