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by mikhurram
May 24th, 2016, 1:38 pm
Forum: Dr Amer's Exotic Garden
Topic: Gardenias
Replies: 117
Views: 8135

Re: Gardenias

location possibly..
by mikhurram
May 24th, 2016, 1:29 pm
Forum: Roses
Topic: Roses in soil-less medium
Replies: 96
Views: 5779

Re: Roses in soil-less medium

Interesting information. Peat, Perlite, Vermicultie, Pine bark are expensive mediums which will add considerably to the cost. Also there is heavy reliance on usage of fertlizers. I fertilize my roses only 4 times in an year as doing more can weaken their immunity against diseases even though Potassi...
by mikhurram
May 24th, 2016, 1:21 pm
Forum: Dr Amer's Exotic Garden
Topic: Gardenias
Replies: 117
Views: 8135

Re: Gardenias

Humidity as mentioned by Aykhan can make a big difference along with my breeze to permeating fragrance in the air.

Perhaps my nose is less sensitive to fragrance... :)
by mikhurram
May 24th, 2016, 1:07 pm
Forum: Dr Amer's Exotic Garden
Topic: Gardenias
Replies: 117
Views: 8135

Re: Gardenias

i have grown both grafted michelia alba and michelia golden champaca over the years. Fragrance of white alba is barely distinguishable and not worth spending the penny. The grafted Golden Champaca planted in ground bloomed but doesn't fare well in full sun and requires shade protection. Its fragranc...
by mikhurram
May 15th, 2016, 10:07 pm
Forum: Flora Pakistan Database
Topic: Ixora coccinea/ Ixora chinensis / Ixora fragrans
Replies: 22
Views: 5271

Re: Ixora coccinea/ Ixora chinensis / Ixora fragrans

I am quite certain that the fragrant desi Ixora is Ixora Parviflora. Turns out this is a native tree of Indian Subcontinent (Southern India). https://books.google.com.pk/books?id=smqLSIPJBcUC&pg=PA114&lpg=PA114&dq=ixora+parviflora+shrubs+of+india&source=bl&ots=hvx2bXJU7A&sig=FiCE7hh4cKRnpa_qeIC03hcO...
by mikhurram
April 28th, 2016, 11:31 pm
Forum: Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes and Tubers
Topic: Gloriosa lily
Replies: 10
Views: 1094

Re: Gloriosa lily

Brig sahib,
I have been growing them. The tubers were replanted 10 days earlier and then will be taken out of their pots in November when dormancy sets in and these tubers will be stored in a box in a cupboard till end of March.
by mikhurram
April 2nd, 2016, 12:59 pm
Forum: Mi Khurram's Garden
Topic: Amaryllis
Replies: 206
Views: 9245

Re: Amaryllis

H.Party or sometimes referred as H.Pyjama Party.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/8492059 ... 997806332/
by mikhurram
April 2nd, 2016, 12:58 pm
Forum: Mi Khurram's Garden
Topic: Amaryllis
Replies: 206
Views: 9245

Re: Amaryllis

by mikhurram
April 2nd, 2016, 12:57 pm
Forum: Mi Khurram's Garden
Topic: Amaryllis
Replies: 206
Views: 9245

Re: Amaryllis

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