One of the iconic plants of the tropics, the frangipani, is an easy flower to grow. This small tree also makes a suitable potted specimen. The sweetly scented flowers come in a rainbow of colors and accent the large green foliage.
January is the month that heralds “The New Year’ which comes at the height of the Harmattan season. The rains have long seized to fall, giving way to the Harmattan’s dry winds which blankets the landscape with its grey dust. Most plants manage to stay alive; the deciduous shedding their leaves, while those that keep…