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Iris Crosses Flowering 2018

For my information and your pleasure, Iris crosses that I have made, flowered this...

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7 Jun, 2018
Siris

Desirable Home vacant!

This is the bird box that was taken over last year by Tree Bumble Bees. At the end...

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21 May, 2018
Siris

Underneath the Carport

I do not have a green house, so I've taken over the carport. My Cybidiums are now...

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17 May, 2018
Siris

Mini Vistas 2. Not-a-Bog

Not-a-Bog is as it says, a damp corner by the conservatory. Rain from the conservatory...

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12 May, 2018
Siris

Actinidia kolomikta

I had an Actinidia kolomikta for many (more than 25?)years growing against the back...

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28 Apr, 2018
Siris

Mini Vistas

Siris surveys her domain. To the left is a Red Camellia from a cutting taken from...

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27 Apr, 2018
Siris

From Pond to Scree

After seeing BJS pond within a pot I decided to do the same last year. Unfortunately...

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25 Apr, 2018
Siris

Casualties of Winter 2017/8

I put the pots of Sparaxia into the ground when the growth was quite advanced in...

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21 Apr, 2018
Siris

First Day of Spring, in the South.

This is my beautiful 'Donation' Camelia a few days ago. Today, under the car port...

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1 Mar, 2018
Siris

Cape Point Nature Reserve, Nov 2017.

Another day, another outing, to Cape Point. We stopped en route at Bolder Beach,...

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24 Feb, 2018
Siris

KIRSTENBOSCH Gardens, Cape Town, South Africa

KIRSTENBOSCH lies at the bottom of the slopes of Table Mountain on the back side...

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19 Feb, 2018
Siris

Table Mountain

To get to the top of Table Mountain, there is a Cable Car or it is possible to hike/scramble...

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15 Feb, 2018
Siris


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