Portrait of a woman with hat

The woman who walked into a pillar that was not there

…. And I updated my ABOUT-page 😉

Dripping Alluaudia procera and a flower

The Alluaudia species originate from Madagascar. “Compare it with a woman” (said my wife once) “soft on the outside but mind the spines underneath the leafs.” On the picture new growth; in a few months the leafs will cover the spines.

The Unfinished Woman

“Just like a woman…”

….. says Yvonne. “Soft on the outside but be aware of the spines under the succulent leafs…”. Alluaudia procera (origin: Madagascar) is one of my favourite succulent plants. Both ones in our garden are 3 year old cuttings which are now about 2 meters above the ground. Guess it will become about 10-12 meters high in …

Alluaudia procera …

… originates from Madagascar and it, according to local folklore, resembles a woman: the leafs are soft on the outside but watch out for the spines underneath …

Like a woman ….

…… Soft on the outside but watch out for the spines in between …. 😉 (Alluaudia procera. Origin: Madagascar) What I in fact want to tell is that I’m out of this blog … for one week … but be back Friday 4 October (that’s ‘Animal Day’ according to the Roman Catholic church which also …

Street photography

The woman I shot from a terrace in our village.