Don't frangipanis just scream summer.
The ixoras are in full bloom.
Of course the bauhinia is still flowering.
The beehive ginger has started to flower. They will get larger as the season progresses.
Mr Snail is already enjoying them. With all the rain we've had latley the snails are everywhere,
Look what someone (I'm guessing a grasshopper) did to this hibiscus before it even had a chance to open.
I think it's time to make some of my chilli spray to deter them.
But, you don't always need flowers to have brilliant colour in the garden - just look at these.
Persian Shield Plant (Strobilanthes) with it's iredescent purple leaves
Coleus and croton.
Maybe someone can tell me what this is - I don't know, but if I keep it pruned low, it makes a great ground cover.
and I can't forget the cordylines.
As you can see, we will be having a very colourful Christmas.
For more flowers in Garden Bloggers Blooms Day visit Carol at May Dreams Garden and for foliage delights visit Pam at Digging