Palms and philodendrons; west of the garden;
Entrance; south; these orchids flower March into April;
East; Alexandra palm, Poinciana and philodendron;
North garden; mixed border; tropical blue Salvia.
Colourful Coleus, a self sown staple in the garden.
North upper terrace; the wonderfully scented Abelia, and a young Mango tree, called Quan is a superior quality Mango, with a very flat seed and very fine flesh.
Part of a mixed border; south of the garden. In April, the odd Daylily is still in bloom.
Native Alexandra Palm, is one of the most beautiful Palms, self cleaning and the underside of the leaves is a powdery white. The flowers are marvelous, these have just escaped from the sheath. They have not yet straightened up and still look curly. Three flower stalks were produced at the same time.
Some of the Cannas are still flowering.
I can't plant enough of the colourful fountain grasses.
In the herb garden are still some of the scotch bonnets chilies ripening,I have already made chili jam, they are agreeably hot
Hope you enjoyed your walk in the garden.
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