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Merry Island Christmas

Wishing you and yours joy, happiness, sunshine and much laughter at this very special time of year.   Marta     http://www.harbourclubvillas.com  

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Ipomoea Christmas Vine

Every year as we head into December, I search the bush for these spectacular, showy red flowers. Sure enough there it was today…..the Ipomoea Microdactyla, also known as the Christmas Vine or Hog Potato Vine. Look around you as you … Continue reading

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Wild flowers

¬† Stunning red flowers on the Wild Potato also known as Ipomoea Microdactyla. Also, the other day I spotted my first flowering¬†wild orchid at Harbour Club Villas. Beautiful tall Encyclia Altissima with its yellowish brown petals and purple and white … Continue reading

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Wild Potato Vine

Finally, after weeks of looking I spotted this showy, red flowering vine on my neighbour’s property. I’ve been watching out for the Ipomoea vine also known as the Christmas vine and or Wild Potato. I’m thinking this last week has … Continue reading

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Turks and Caicos flowers

Happy New Year everyone!! Finally while travelling down Venetian Road, I spotted a vivid flash of red……….Ipomoea is the official name of this wild vine that grows in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Other names for this beautiful wild flower … Continue reading

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