Sunday, 17 October 2010

Local Wildlife

Around our apartment block there are a lot of flowers growing but one type I'm particularly fond of is this one:

I'm not sure what it is but it grows everywhere. Maybe one of you horticulturalists out there could enlighten me? (I know who you are!)

The other wildlife I like around here is the turtles (our maybe terrapins?) in the local pond. Here they are enjoying the morning sun:

Ahhh, how sweet!


  1. Is that a wild guess or an educated one?

  2. Lantana camare `feston rose`

    All parts toxic, also a not good on skin could cause rash.


  3. Thanks, I thought that salad I prepared made me fell a bit odd.