Home Grown Cucumbers :)

Look at what we harvested this Monsoon! First to show up was the sweet watermelon that I showed in the last post. Every cucumber seed I had sown, sprouted. But, I had to kill 🙁 many of them who would never allow others to grow. Cucumber flowered very soon, but…

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Home grown Watermelon!

Do you remember we had watermelon creeper last year (link)? This time also watermelon seeds sprouted. The very first female flower showed up in mid June… After two days, it was a pleasant surprise that a tender fruit was seen in the place of the flower!  Look at the dates;…

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Cockle Burr – Dare not to touch me!

When I found these attractive seed pods, I didn’t have any idea about the plant. I was looking for some weed types and accidentally found this plant also in the list. Thus I came to know that this is known as Cockle Burr or Rough Cockle Burr in English. Xanthium…

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Vernonia Cinerea – Another Click

Another view of nature that makes me dumb… Venronia Cinerea buds, flowers and fruits! View previous post related to Vernonia Cinerea here: http://sindhudevik.blogspot.com/2013/11/wild-beauty-vernonia-cinerea.html http://sindhudevik.blogspot.com/2013/09/flying-seeds.html 

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Seethoo’s Paddy Field

This is Seethoo’s paddy field as I saw on 28th of October. We were just about to start our journey back to Pune.  I clicked few images from the road. I wanted to capture it more closer. So, just went inside Seethoo’s compound and saw a lady there, probably Seethoo’s…

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