But sir, the lizard ate my homework…


Stan yan

Stan Yan gazed outside where

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Banana inflorescence and fruit.

Colvillea racemosa


Colvillea racemosa on Devil’s Island, with cruise ship in the backdrop.


It is a rare and beautiful legume tree that comes from Madagascar. I grew this tree from seed and it took over ten years to bloom.

The seed needs to be scarified. Bottom heat is also required.






Conjuring a storm


Max Anthony Sphere Is My Brother — Part 2

The doorbell rang melodiously (vaguely reminiscent of a cinnamon-sweet leitmotif from one of Wagner’s better operas). Dutifully serenated, the little street where John lived was yawning and stretching lazily, and as John rushed to the entrance, a shaft of light generously provided the playground for recessing dust motes, some engaged in cowardly acts of bullying, while, looking yonder, others played hopscotch hurriedly.

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Zephyranthes ‘Labuffarosea’

Zephyranthes Labuffarosea