Category Archives: Home garden

four in one: A butterfly, a dead-leaf, a tiny Bat, and finally a Moth..

When I stepped outside this morning (around 8.00 am), my eyes was caught up by a sudden fly of a quite large, beautiful butterfly from a pot plant at the front garden. Its’ fly was quite unusual. I got struck from what I then saw….. It soon settled on the short trunk of the star-fruit tree. Then to my surprise it suddenly looked like a dead leaf.

What is it really .. something i wanted to look at soon ….

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Looking at a Smiling pumpkin creeper in a sunny morning

I thought of sharing some images of a healthy pumpkin creeper with its fresh blooms. This was at grandma’s place. It was a nice morning eye-catcher at her backyard that brightened up eyes and mind ! Ready to go !

It was also quiet impressive to see how busy some little creatures had been around the pumpkin creeper at that moment.

Some fire ants were of course seemed to be all time visitors; while some yellow butterflies dropped in time to time as if they knew it for long time. They too seemed to enjoy the sight of the bright yellow pumpkin blooms in the sunny morning.

How nice it is to share plants in a home garden with these innocent, beautiful and dutiful creatures. They all do their part in return for the nature’s gift for all of us, i feel.