Those who know me already know that I love the combination of blue and yellow, the blue calms me down, the yellow looks like the sun is shining, even on a rainy day. Today was another rainy day so no work in the garden.
YELLOW TULIPS AND YELLOW KALANCHOE
When we were on vacation in the South of France we visited a few garden centers as that is something I really enjoy. And I found something I had been looking for for years.
OPUNTIA FICUS INDICA BURBANK SPINELESS
That is quite a mouthfull isn’ it ?! Some of you will think this is quite a common cactus and it is but for me he is special as he has no spines so the kids and the dogs can’t hurt themselves when they come too close to it. And they are usually sold as big plants as they can grow rather big, I never came accross one with just one leaf, as we have to take it home with us in the car. The dogs took a lot of space as they were travelling in a big bench. And I like small cacti and see how they grow.
AND HERE IT IS, STANDING HAPPILY (I HOPE) IN MY VERANDA.
Have a greate day and thanks for visiting !
BUDS AND FLOWERS OF A SEDUM
SEDUM REFLEXUM ALMOST IN BLOOM