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Shlomit C. Schuster: Garden Wisdom

Practicing Chinese and Universal Wisdom: "Be a gardener and be happy all your life!"


In "my" garden I feel much like Rousseau might have felt at the island of Saint-Pierre (The Confessions of Rousseau; Book 12). 

Of which Rousseau said: "This is the life of the blessed in the next world, and from this time forth, I fixed upon it my supreme happiness"





                                                                           Epiphyllum oxypetalum





     Most blessed of all flowering plants I consider the

    Selenicereus grandiflorus

     For information on this rare plant click here


 Selenicereus grandiflorus slideshow of 2008      



Video of the Selenicereus grandiflorus



   Epiphyllum Crenatum



                                                                            Hylocereus Monacanthus


Selenicereus Antonyanus


One side top view of "my plantation".

I much like to encourage you to start taking care of plants if you may not already!

Like taking care of animals, having an interactive relation with "pure" nature will help you to be turned onto what is a major source of the good, happy and healthy life.               

And if you come to Jerusalem, or live there, be sure to visit the University Botanical Garden of Jerusalem:

For a comprehensive botanic tour on the internet go to Botanical Bookmarks: