Archive | 八月 2013

Beautiful and tasty garlic chives 漂亮美味的韭菜

Beautiful and tasty garlic chives 漂亮美味的韭菜
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It is their blooming time! 開花了!
If you love garlic chives or if you are a vegetarian you will love this recipe!! It is also good for making omelet, dumplings with meat and chopped fine garlic chives, stir-fry and much more!

My post Recipe for 百吃不厭的韭菜盒子!Chinese Leek Pockets

OMG, this is big!天啊,真大!

OMG, this is big!天啊,真大!
It turns out this Hibiscus moscheutos is the biggest flower in my garden ever (so far), 14 inches (35 cm) across!
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Variegated Autumn Sedum斑葉/紅葉景天

Variegated Autumn Sedum 斑葉/紅葉景天
They are pretty and hardy succulent plants! Easy to grow in full sun location, perennials. These two kinds they bloom in fall.
美麗吸睛又強健的多肉植物! 容易栽種於全日照處,多年生草花. 多扦插或分株繁殖.2013-08-27 087 (Medium)2013-08-27 086 (Medium)

鐵線蓮 ‘甜秋’ Clematis ‘Sweet autumn’

鐵線蓮 ‘甜秋’ Clematis ‘Sweet autumn’
Very hardy clematis vine, prefers in full sun location. It blooms from late summer to late full with small but many white single fragrant flowers, fast growing, will require climbing support. Can be propagated by seeds or stem cuttings/layering.
它是爬藤,植栽非常強健耐寒,需全日照才長的好. 花期從夏末開花開到秋末,有時到冬初. 花小而多,白色單瓣小花有著像香草般的香味,生長勢強而快速,需要攀爬用支架. 用種子或扦插/壓條來繁殖.
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蔓玫Rosa ‘The blaze’

蔓玫Rosa ‘The blaze’

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This type of climbing rose is very easy to maintain, I only prune it only a year. Long blooming time from late spring to first snow. Easy to fruit. It loves full sun location with support and give rose spikes in early spring to fertilize it. Fragrant but not strong.
這款蔓玫多花且花期很長,容易照顧,我一年修剪一次而已. 花期從春末到初雪. 容易結子. 需要全日照和初春時下肥料棒. 有香味但不濃.

大花扶桑Dwarf hardy Hibiscus(Hibiscus moscheutos)

大花扶桑Dwarf hardy Hibiscus(Hibiscus moscheutos)
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Love the big blooms! This one is big, it measures over 12 inches across–although it is not the biggest one in my garden. The biggest one is 13 inches across! It is troublesome to take a picture with tape measure even with camera on timer…
我愛這種大花扶桑! 這朵雖大,經量尺丈量略超過直徑12吋–雖然不是我花園最大的一朵花. 我的最大花記錄有直徑13吋喔! 蠻難邊拿量尺邊拍它的即使相機有定時自拍的設定…

木犀草Sweet Mignonette(Reseda odorata)

木犀草Sweet Mignonette(Reseda odorata)
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It was known by many common names, including garden mignonette and common mignonette. It is probably native to the Mediterranean area. Fragrant annual herb. The fragrance is sweet and spicy. Very easy to grow in full sun location. It will self seed.
原產於地中海地區,一年生香草,可提煉做為香水. 其香味甜香帶辛辣. 容易栽種於全日照處,會自行結子繁殖.

蔓玫Rosa ‘New Dawn’

蔓玫Rosa ‘New Dawn’
Gorgeous, so fragrant, extremely hardy and super long blooming time (from late spring to first snow), it is a must-have climbing rose! 美麗芬芳,強健好養而且花期超長(春末到下初雪)真是值得種的蔓性玫瑰!
Rosa 'New Dawn'
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醉魚草Butterfly Bush(Buddleia davidii)

The flowers have strong honey like fragrance which attract lots of bees and butterflies. Good for cut flower. It prefers growing in full sun location.
有著像蜂蜜的濃郁花香,醉魚草算是蝴蝶和蜂類的最愛,夏季開花,花期很長可做切花. 必須種在全日照處.2013-08-29 011 (Medium)2013-08-25 025 (Medium)

蕕Bluebeard (Caryopteris)

蕕Bluebeard (Caryopteris)Bluebeard is small self-seeded shrub, likes full sun location and attracts bees, humming birds and butterflies. It blooms in late summer.
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