New Straits Times Garden Articles

My Press Articles
I am writing fortnightly for News Straits Times Press (Malaysia) Berhad's Life & Times Live Section, Garden Column, Saturday Edition. 

NEW STRAITS TIMES

  1. Smelly plant for unwanted guests - 6 Jan 2018
  2. Scents of joy - 23 Dec 2017
  3. Delightful daisies - 9 Dec 2017
  4. Prolific bloomers - 25 Nov 2017
  5. Swansong splendour - 11 Nov 2017
  6. Crown of the gods - 28 Oct 2017
  7. Variegated vanity - 14 Oct 2017
  8. Dazzling drapes - 30 Sep 2017
  9. Know our trees - 16 Sep 2017
  10. A gardener's "cigar" - 2 Sep 2017
  11. Rattling beauty - 10 Aug 2017
  12. Wonder weed - 5 Aug 2017
  13. Beauty from Brazil - 22 Jul 2017
  14. The big red powderpuff - 8 Jul 2017
  15. Floral fantasy - 24 Jun 2017
  16. May blossoms, summer snow - 10 Jun 2017
  17. Healthy reds and greens - 27 May 2017
  18. Up where she belongs - 13 May2017
  19. The useful weed - 29 Apr 2017
  20. Where the past meets the present - 15 Apr 2017
  21. A marvelous autumn in Melbourne - 1 Apr 2017
  22. Flaming crown - 18 Mar 2017
  23. Purple showers - 4 Mar 2017
  24. Shoots of sweetness - 18 Feb 2017
  25. Scented little specks - 4 Feb 2017
  26. Prosperity plants - 21 Jan 2017
  27. Magnificent flowers for the new year - 7 Jan 2017
  28. Jolly good thyme - 24 Dec 2016
  29. Cool off with pennywort - 10 Dec 2016
  30. The big green (MAHA 2016) - 26 Nov 2016
  31. Big, bold and beautiful - 12 Nov 2016
  32. For the citrusy kick - 22 Oct 2016
  33. Golden blossoms - 8 Oct 2016
  34. Mozzie control for the garden - 24 Sep 2016
  35. Wrapped in goodness - 10 Sep 2016
  36. Fragrant beauty - 27 Aug 2016
  37. Herb of longevity - 13 Aug 2016
  38. Wild and beautiful - 30 Jul 2016
  39. Little wild cherry tree - 16 Jul 2016
  40. Plants for the festive season - 2 Jul 2016
  41. Rain flowers - 18 Jun 2016
  42. Pepper pride - 28 May 2016
  43. Beautiful blooms (Floria 2016) - 14 May 2016
  44. A rice story - 30 Apr 2016
  45. Dainty starlight beauties - 16 Apr 2016
  46. Nurturing little green warriors - 2 Apr 2016
  47. Gorgeous climber - 19 Mar 2016
  48. Garden of hope - 5 Mar 2016
  49. Temperate temptations - 6 Feb 2016
  50. Auspicious arrowheads - 23 Jan 2016
  51. Festive and Fabulous - 9 Jan 2016
  52. Tantilising tillys - 12 Dec 2015
  53. Bridal blossoms - 28 Nov 2015
  54. A friend of winged creatures - 14 Nov 2015
  55. Blushing beauty - 31 Oct 2015
  56. Prince's vine - 17 Oct 2015
  57. Sowing seeds for love of gardening - 3 Oct 2015
  58. Spiders in the garden - 19 Sep 2015
  59. Defined by perfection - 5 sep 2015
  60. Bottled goodness - 15 Aug 2015
  61. Scent of an angel - 1 Aug 2015
  62. Scarlet cherry blossoms - 11 Jul 2015
  63. Pretty little pinwheels - 27 Jun 2015
  64. From the land of eternal spring - 13 Jun 2015
  65. Symphony of colours - 30 May 2015
  66. Temperate grandeur - 16 May 2015
  67. Charming chandeliars - 2 May 2015
  68. Wild and lovely - 18 Apr 2015
  69. Floriferous superstars - 4 Apr 2015
  70. Spring in the tropics - 21 Mar 2015
  71. Gorgeous golden blooms - 7 Mar 2015
  72. Preciouis cane - 21 Fen 2015
  73. Festive floral flush - 7 Feb 2015
  74. Spicing up the New Year - 24 Jan 2015
  75. Goodness in mulberry bush - 10 Jan 2015
  76. Sweet and sassy - 20 Dec 2014
  77. Moonlight beauty - 6 Dec 2014
  78. Fragrant filigree - 22 Nov 2014
  79. One for your laksa - 8 Nov 2014
  80. In full bloom - 25 Oct 2014
  81. Sweet, scented ginger - 11 Oct 2014
  82. Bitter but medicinal - 27 Sep 2014
  83. Nature's healer - 13 Sep 2014
  84. Flower power - 30 Aug 2014
  85. Beauty of Asia - 16 Aug 2014
  86. Moths in full bloom - 2 Aug 2014
  87. A pretty bouquet - 19 Jul 2014
  88. Queen of water lilies - 5 Jul 2014
  89. Garden in the sky - 21 Jun 2014
  90. Mesmerising colours at Floria 2014 - 7 Jun 2014
  91. An annual affair - 24 May 2014
  92. Many uses for aloe vera - 10 May 2014
  93. Behind the pretty pink curtain - 26 Apr 2014
  94. Tails of beauty - 12 Apr 2014
  95. Texan beauty - 29 Mar 2014
  96. Efficient Air Purifier - 15 Mar 2014
  97. King of herbs - 1 Mar 2014
  98. Many uses of citron - 15 Feb 2014
  99. Blooms of prosperity - 18 Jan 2014
  100. Garden therapy - 4 Jan 2014
  101. Herbs for the kitchen - 21 Dec 2013
  102. Showy sepals in floral beauty - 7 Dec 2013
  103. Brazilian beauty - 23 Nov 2013
  104. Wake up and smell the coffee - 16 Nov 2013
  105. Cascade of yellow blooms - 26 Oct 2013
  106. Paradise on earth - 12 Oct 2013
  107. Pretty parade of purple stars - 28 Sep 2013
  108. Go native - 14 Sep 2013
  109. Blooming with national pride - 31 Aug 2013
  110. Rose of many colours - 17 Aug 2013
  111. In bloom for Hari Raya - 3 Aug 2013
  112. Wave of colour - 20 Jul 2013
  113. Wild survivor - 6 Jul 2013
  114. Garden makeover for Kellie's Castle - 22 Jun 2013
  115. Get ready for orchid extravaganza - 8 Jun 2013
  116. Sweet harvest with the dragon eye - 25 May 2013
  117. Grow some pretty spiders (Mother's Day special) - 11 May 2013
  118. Sunshine flowers - 27 Apr 2013
  119. Spot of England - 13 Apr 2013
  120. Sweet and showy bloomers - 30 Mar 2013
  121. Love blooms in the garden - 16 Mar 2013 
  122. Is that a lipstick in your garden? - 2 Mar 2013
  123. Blooms of Prosperity - 16 Feb 2013
  124. Fortune fruits and flowers - 2 Feb 2013
  125. Tree of good fortune - 19 Jan 2013
  126. Auspicious wealth wallets - 5 Jan 2013
  127. Evergreen memories - 22 Dec 2012
  128. Scents of Christmas - 8 Dec 2012
  129. Mighty mint - 24 Nov 2012
  130. Fruit of the Maharajas - 10 Nov 2012
  131. Scented splendour in the dark - 27 Oct 2012
  132. Autumn in the tropics - 13 Oct 2012
  133. Within the cosmos - 29 Sep 2012
  134. Add spice to taste - 15 Sep 2012
  135. Delicious roselle - 1 Sep 2012
  136. Ginger greats - 18 Aug 2012
  137. A garden to celebrate - 4 Aug 2012
  138. Amazing cat's tails - 21 Jul 2012
  139. Scrambling charmer - 7 Jul 2012
  140. Blooms of romance - 23 Jun 2012
  141. Fruit of dad's labour - 9 Jun 2012 (Father's Day)
  142. A rare jewel - 26 May 2012
  143. Gift of love - 12 May 2012 (Mother's Day) 
  144. What's up, buttercup? - 28 April 2012
  145. Eco-friendly gardening- 14 Apr 2012 (for Earth Day on 22 Apr 2012)
  146. Nanny to butterfly babies - 31 Mar 2012 (Earth Hour Day)
  147. Paradise for butterflies - 17 Mar 2012
  148. Adorable duchess - 3 Mar 2012
  149. Flower of the gladiators - 18 Feb 2012
  150. Lucky bamboo - 4 Feb 2012
  151. Blooms of Prosperity - 21 Jan 2012
  152. Fresh and fabulous - 7 Jan 2012
  153. Beauty of Queen's flower - 24 Dec 2011
  154. Evergreen Christmas - 10 Dec 2011
  155. Angels in the garden - 26 Nov 2011
  156. Princess earrings in the garden - 12 Nov 2011
  157. Divine bouquet - 15 Oct 2011
  158. Blooming with passion - 1 Oct 2011
  159. Perfumed perfection - 17 Sep 2011
  160. Grass orchids on the ground - 3 Sep 2011
  161. Fringed beauty - 20 Aug 2011
  162. The fab four - 6 Aug 2011
  163. Love on a vine - 23 Jul 2011
  164. Flaming flowers - 9 Jul 2011
  165. Cauliflower tree - 25 Jun 2011
  166. Curtain of gold blooms - 11 Jun 2011
  167. Showy and clever - 28 May 2011
  168. Cascading gem - 14 May 2011
  169. Chandeliars of golden blooms - 30 Apr 2011
  170. Wildlife in your garden - 16 Apr 2011
  171. The anti-ageing fruit - 2 Apr 2011
  172. Design your own garden - 19 Mar 2011
  173. That French kiss is from the garden! - 5 Mar 2011
  174. Whats big, round and auspicious - 19 Feb 2011
  175. Plants of good fortune - 4 Feb 2011
  176. Blooming garden for new year -22 Jan 2011
  177. Gold nuggets in a pot- 8 Jan 2011
  178. Star bloom of the season - 25 Dec 2010
  179. Exotic world of spiral gingers - 11 Dec 2010
  180. Fruit of prosperity - 26 Nov 2010
  181. Hummingbird charmer - 6 Nov 2010
  182. Mickey mouse in the garden - 23 Oct 2010
  183. Bananas for all reasons - 2 Oct 2010
  184. Captivating clerodendrums - 25 Sep 2010
  185. Adding music to your garden - 28 Aug 2010
  186. The naked tree - 14 Aug 2010
  187. Flower power - 31 Jul 2010
  188. Catlike start to a herb garden - 17 Jul 2010
  189. Fruit of good fortune - 3 July 2010
  190. Flowers to dye for  - 19 Jun 2010
  191. A useful tree - 5 Jun 2010
  192. Scented gardens - 22 May 2010
  193. Grow your own greens - 8 May 2010
  194. Hibiscus - 24 Apr 2010
  195. Garden in the sky - 10 Apr 2010
  196. The versatile bunga kantan - 27 Mar 2010
  197. Garden makeover for a ditch - 13 Mar 2010
The full summary list can be found here.