Tag: gardening

Pandemic Life 3 – Orchids

Pandemic Life 3 – Orchids

I’ve been working from home since February this year, and without the commute, I had put in a lot more effort into cooking and nurturing my orchids. It’s time to enjoy the accomplishment! Cattleya Cariads Mini-Quinee Angel Kiss, first bought from here , love the 

Blooming Dendrobium Orchids

Blooming Dendrobium Orchids

Yes, my dendrobium orchids are finally blooming, finally; after 3 years of having them. They did not bloom after dry period in the fall, they actually bloomed after I moved them outside in the spring. So, I don’t know what happened there. Dendrobium – Crystal 

Succulents – 2018 Spring

Succulents – 2018 Spring

After I started growing orchids, I mean, really got into growing orchids, I found succulents are just angels. In winter, as long as I provide them good all spectrum lighting (on a timer), all I need to do is to water them once a month. 

Container Garden – Summer 2017

It has been a very wet spring and summer in Toronto this year. Although I installed container gardening water drip irrigation system this year, it wasn’t used much at all. Corner of my garden: I moved all my succulents and orchids outside. I love how 

African Violets- New Addition in Gardening

Last weekend, while visiting Toronto Botanical Garden for a Sunday morning walk, there was an African violets show and sale in the garden hall. There were not too many vendors, but the cute plants indeed caught my attention. I never knew that African violets can 

2016 Gardening – One

It’s the gardening season again! I think I like spring time the most in Toronto. It means that the winter is finished; and we can start planting things, either vegetables or flowers; and more outdoor activities on the weekend!