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July 12, 2013

Tropical tree with a funny name, Screw Pine

Every once in a while I discover a new plant that totally enchants me. My latest discovery is Pandalus utilis, with a common name Screw Pine, tropical tree from Madagascar. I met one in person, a few days ago, at the Sunken Gardens botanical gardens in St. Petersburg, Florida. The appearance of the tree is palm-like. Leaves […]

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September 14, 2018

Pineapple Wall Art Prints

Pineapple Wall Art

Pineapple wall art prints are always cheerful so, in my opinion, they make a great addition to any tropical-themed decor. Therefore, the pineapple (Ananas comosus), this beautiful tropical plant, is always beneficial and visually appealing. Regardless if you have it on your plate – or on your wall. PINEAPPLE POSTER by pjan97 Pineapples Poster by […]

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November 9, 2012

Happy St. Martin’s Day

Glass Love

. . Sveti Martin (Saint Martin) Image credit . . November days The month of November can be quite dull. The weather all of a sudden changes from one extreme to another and any day can surprise us with an Indian summer, a tropical storm or a snow storm. The days get really short and […]

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February 8, 2012

All the beautiful things

Florida skies

In my previous email I half-way jokingly promised there would be no whining the next time around. And am I glad I wrote most of this post days ago! Because afterwords I was tempted once again to feel sorry for myself… 🙁 There’s one good thing about me being blue. I don’t try to drag […]

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May 24, 2011

Pink vinca flowers make my every day

That Saturday I was shopping for another large planter – to become a new home for my new Flower Carpet White rose. Finding the planter was a piece of cake since I knew exactly what I was looking for. Just when I was ready to leave the nursery, some beautiful pink flowers caught my attention […]

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