2. When we had to be away at weekends, then gardening is terribly affected, since weekends offer the most valuable time for garden overhaul, but for square vegetable bed with 11 ubi kemili plants, light mulch of dead leaves put weeds in control.
Square Vegetable Bed with 11 ubi kemili plants
ubi kemili plant close-up
Ubi Kemili or Ubi Keling
3. I have to admit, I had not mastered the technique of growing this particular plant. In Kelantan last year, ubi kemili or ubi keling plants grew beautifully, but ended with no tubers. I will work out something to make sure there would buckets of tubers from the eleven plants.
4. Squeezed between hibiscus island and the wide rectangular vegetable bed, are flowering plants. Two periwinkles and a few clusters of zinnia. It wasn't as tall as zinnias we grew in Putrajaya many years back, or may be these are the dwarf type. But the colours are really mixed, white, red, pink and yellow....
Flowers towards the field
flowers towards the house
bangchik and kakdah