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Dimorphoteca

March 25th, 2017|Categories: Flowers of the month|

The plant of the month is Dimorphoteca a cousin of the daisy which is native to South Africa. This plant is ideal for growing here in Spain as it requires little [...]

Wisteria Sinensis

February 24th, 2017|Categories: Flowers of the month|

The Wisteria Sinensis is a very strong and beautiful climber that originated in China and Japan.It can reach up to 15 metres and can last about a hundred years. […]

Bougainvillea

October 28th, 2016|Categories: Garden News|

Bougainvillea – love them or loathe them, they are here to stay in Spain. Flowering time – summer to autumn […]

Citrus Trees

October 27th, 2016|Categories: Flowers of the month|

Most of us have some Citrus Trees in our garden for their foliage, flowers and fruit of course. […]

Desert Rose – Adenium Obesum or Adenio

September 27th, 2016|Categories: Flowers of the month|

The genus Adenium is composed of 15 species of shrubs in the family Apocynaceae originating in tropical areas of eastern and southern Africa and Arabia. The main species of the Desert Rose are: Adenium obesum, Adenium arabicum, Adenium speciosum, somalense Adenium, Adenium coetaneum. […]

The Fatal Palm Weevil Disaster

September 27th, 2016|Categories: Garden News|

Palm Weevils have become a major garden menace. Over the past ten years the Palm Weevil or beetle has destroyed thousands of palm trees in Spain and other Mediterranean countries. In this article we discuss the phenomenon. […]