Monthly Archives: December 2017

Garden Offerings on Boxing Day

To those who are still awaiting the arrival of Christmas – have a happy day. Yesterday I spent Christmas Day in bed with a cold.  22ºC felt colder because it was 39ºC the previous day.  The weather gods must have … Continue reading

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Spanish Moss in Flower

It is easy to miss; the flower of the Spanish Moss (Tillandsia usneoides) being so small. A speck of green amongst the blue green curtain caught my eye and I saw that it was a flower  – insignificant, but it caused … Continue reading

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Here Comes the Sydney Summer

The temperature is in the thirties and too hot to do much but I was in the garden at six in the morning and drenched every plant and pot.  6:00 a.m. is the coolest part of the day; it took … Continue reading

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