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Pratia (Lobelia nummularia/Pratia nummularia) 普剌特草/銅錘玉帶草

Pratia (Lobelia nummularia/Pratia nummularia) 普剌特草/銅錘玉帶草

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Pratia (Lobelia nummularia/Pratia nummularia) is now trailing down from the pot. 普剌特草/銅錘玉帶草長的茂盛並垂墜盆外了.

Pratia (Lobelia nummularia/Pratia nummularia) seeds. 普剌特草/銅錘玉帶草種子.

Pratia (Lobelia nummularia/Pratia nummularia) seeds. 普剌特草/銅錘玉帶草種子.

Its small purple-white flowers and purple berries image see: http://bruce0342.blogspot.ca/2008/06/blog-post_10.html

Pratia (Lobelia nummularia/Pratia nummularia) seeds start to germinate in 普剌特草/銅錘玉帶草

Pratia (Lobelia nummularia/Pratia nummularia) seeds start to germinate in 3 weeks. 普剌特草/銅錘玉帶草種子播種後3週內開始發芽.

Hardy perennial.  Low mound ground cover.  Native in Asia.  Small purple white flowers in spring and berries ripe tuning very showy purple.  Its ripe purple fruit are edible but taste spicy.  Medicinal herb.   It is a perennial ground cover, native in Asia cooler region or mountain woods area.  Best growing in partial/dapple shade location in moist soil.   Mature size:1″-3″(H) X 1′-3′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.  USDA Zones:4-9.

桔梗科/山梗菜科/半邊蓮科的多年生地被植物,春開小小的紫白色花結小小的可愛小果子.  夏秋果實轉為紫色,其漿果可食但味辛辣. 是藥用植物. 原生亞洲山區.  最好種植在半日照到散光處用溼潤的土壤種.  成熟株高1-3吋,寬幅1-3呎.  以種子,扦插或分株來繁殖. 耐寒.

Reference Links: 參考網站:

http://sv.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lobelia_nummularia

http://bruce0342.blogspot.ca/2008/06/blog-post_10.html

http://kplant.biodiv.tw/%E6%99%AE%E5%89%8C%E7%89%B9%E8%8D%89/%E6%99%AE%E5%89%8C%E7%89%B9%E8%8D%89.htm

Coleus ‘Luminesce’ (Stained Glassworks™ COLEUS ‘Luminesce’ ) 彩葉草

Coleus ‘Luminesce’ (Stained Glassworks™ COLEUS ‘Luminesce’ ) 彩葉草

Coleus 'Luminesce' (Stained Glassworks™ COLEUS 'Luminesce' ) 彩葉草

Coleus ‘Luminesce’ (Stained Glassworks™ COLEUS ‘Luminesce’ ) 彩葉草

Tropical tender perennial or treat it as annual in cold climate.   Mainly growing for its beautiful foliage!  Easy to grow in full sun to partial shade location.  Propagate by cuttings or division.  Mature size: 1′-1.5′(H) X 8″-1′(W).  USDA Zones:8-11.  Excellent for container or planter.

喜熱怕冷的多年生草本,在溫帶地區當做一年生草本.  主要是觀賞其美麗葉色來種植的!  容易栽種在全日照到半日照處.  繁殖以扦插或分株.  成熟株高1-1.5呎,寬幅8吋到1呎.  喜熱不耐寒.  適合盆植.

Gibbsii Mountain Ash/Swedish service tree (Sorbus hybrida ‘Gibbsii’ ) 花楸

Gibbsii Mountain Ash/Swedish service tree (Sorbus hybrida ‘Gibbsii’ ) 花楸

Gibbsii Mountain Ash/Swedish service tree (Sorbus hybrida 'Gibbsii' ) foliage and ripe fruit. 花楸的葉與熟果.

Gibbsii Mountain Ash/Swedish service tree(Sorbus hybrida ‘Gibbsii’ ) foliage and ripe fruit. 花楸的葉與熟果.

Gibbsii Mountain Ash/Swedish service tree (Sorbus hybrida 'Gibbsii' ) 花楸

Gibbsii Mountain Ash/Swedish service tree (Sorbus hybrida ‘Gibbsii’ ) 花楸

Gibbsii Mountain Ash/Swedish service tree (Sorbus hybrida 'Gibbsii' ) ripe fruit and seed. 花楸秋天的紅色熟果與熟果內的種子.

Gibbsii Mountain Ash/Swedish service tree (Sorbus hybrida ‘Gibbsii’ ) ripe fruit and seed. 花楸秋天的紅色熟果與熟果內的種子.

Gibbsii Mountain Ash/Swedish service tree (Sorbus hybrida 'Gibbsii' ) second year seedling. 花楸第二年的實生苗.

Gibbsii Mountain Ash/Swedish service tree (Sorbus hybrida ‘Gibbsii’ ) second year seedling its foliage is starting to turn yellow in fall. 花楸第二年的秋天葉轉黃的實生苗.

This is not common mountain ash.  Very cold hardy and easy to grow.  Mainly growing for its red fruit in fall and winter.  Excellent for medium garden.  Best growing in full sun location.  Good pest and disease resistant.  Low to no maintenance.   Dense hardy wood is very strong for strong wind and stormy rains.  Root system is strong so it is really good for planting in the parks. Small pink or near white flowers in late spring, followed by ripe red fruit in clusters from fall throughout winter. Very good for winter interest.  Birds and squirrels like to feed on the red fruit in winter.  USDA Zones:4-9.  Mature size:30’40′(H) X 20’30′(W).  Propagate by seeds or cuttings.

不常看到的花楸.  中型落葉喬木主要以觀花及觀果為主的庭園樹.  非常強健易於栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處.  很耐寒,沒什麼病蟲害,是不須維護的樹種. 它的硬木材質很能抵擋強風豪雨.  不過根系也挺旺盛的,適合中型庭園或公園的用樹. 米白色接近白色或粉紅色的小花於春末綻放,有香味. 葉綠但葉背白色.  夏末果實成熟轉紅,吸引鳥類或松鼠覓食.  紅色果實維持到隔年初春,有很長的賞果期.  成熟株高為30-40呎,寬幅20-30呎.  以種子或扦插來繁殖.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.ornamental-trees.co.uk/sorbus-hybrida-gibbsii-tree-pp772

https://www.shootgardening.co.uk/plant/sorbus-hybrida-gibbsii

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sorbus_%C3%97_hybrida

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/174208/

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

More Toronto Fall Color.  多倫多秋色續

Just beautiful everywhere!! 秋色處處,如詩如畫!!

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Birch with golden foliage on the slope. 斜坡上葉轉金黃色的白樺木.

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Maple with different colors. 楓有多層次的顏色

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Gingko foliage turn golden yellow. 銀杏葉色轉為金黃.

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 White oak with brilliant red foliage in fall. 秋天葉色轉紅的白橡.

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 A fade and fallen white oak leaf. 白橡凋落褪色的葉片.

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Japanese maple and Virginia creeper. 院內轉橘色的日本楓及圍牆外變紅的五葉地錦.

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Sugar maple. 糖楓.

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Black oak foliage turns red in fall. 黑橡轉紅的秋色.

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Driving on the road. 開車時停紅燈拍的路景.

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Street view. 街景.

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Street view. 街景.

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Red oak in fall. 紅橡秋色轉紅中.

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 White oak hybrid with English oak with red fall color like white oak and foliage shape like English oak. 白橡與英橡混種的美麗樹種各取其白橡紅葉及英橡葉形的優點.

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More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Fall color by pond. 池邊秋色.

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Fall color by pond. 池邊秋色.

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續

More Toronto Fall Color. 多倫多秋色續 Fall color by pond. 池邊秋色.

Double Autumn Crocus (Colchicum ‘Water Lily’) 重瓣秋水仙 ‘睡蓮’

Double Autumn Crocus (Colchicum ‘Water Lily’) 重瓣秋水仙 ‘睡蓮’

Double Autumn Crocus (Colchicum 'Water Lily') 重瓣秋水仙 '睡蓮'

Double Autumn Crocus (Colchicum ‘Water Lily’) 重瓣秋水仙 ‘睡蓮’

Double Autumn Crocus (Colchicum 'Water Lily') 重瓣秋水仙 '睡蓮'

Double Autumn Crocus (Colchicum ‘Water Lily’) 重瓣秋水仙 ‘睡蓮’

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Double Autumn Crocus (Colchicum ‘Water Lily’) in early spring. Bulb is growing leaves. Time to fertilize the plant for fall blooming. 重瓣秋水仙 ‘睡蓮’初春長葉要施肥養肥些,秋天才有花可開.

Very hardy flowering bulb.   This is blooming in autumn with lavender pink double flowers, growing large foliage in spring and summer.   Best growing in full sun location in organic soil.  Flowers do look alike water lily.  🙂   USDA Zones:4-9. Mature size:5″(H) X 3″-6″(W).  Propagate by bulbs/corms or offsets.  Toxic if ingested, direct contact may cause skin irritation.

非常強健的球根花卉是少見的秋天開花的植物的一種. 秋開重瓣粉紫色的花,春夏長大片的葉子.  最好是栽種在全日照處用有機沃土來栽培. 花形真的很像睡蓮. 🙂  很耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高5吋,寬幅3-6吋.  以無性繁殖來進行,球根/子球或側芽來繁殖.  有毒勿食,直接接觸的話可能引起皮膚不適.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.rainyside.com/plant_gallery/bulbs/ColchicumWaterLily.html#gg    http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=d539

Variegated Camassia (Camassia ‘Blue Melody’) 斑葉克美蓮/錐百合

Variegated Camassia (Camassia ‘Blue Melody’) 斑葉克美蓮/錐百合

Variegated Camassia (Camassia 'Blue Melody') 斑葉克美蓮/錐百合

Variegated Camassia (Camassia ‘Blue Melody’) 斑葉克美蓮/錐百合

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Variegated Camassia (Camassia ‘Blue Melody’) in early spring just awaken! 初春剛甦醒的斑葉克美蓮/錐百合.

This flowering bulb is native in North America.  Deep purple flowers in mid spring to early summer with variegated grass like foliage, striking!!  It is pretty even it is not flowering.  Good for cut flower.  Very hardy and easy to grow in any full sun to partial shade location.  Drought tolerant once established.  USDA Zones:4-10.   Mature size:1.5′-2′(H) X6″-9″(W).  Propagate by seeds, bulbs, offsets.

原生於北美的錐百合是百合科的多年生球莖花卉.  非常強健易種. 仲春到初夏開著深紫的花朵在抽長的花莖上配著像是觀賞草的斑葉狹長型葉片很是搶眼! 它的斑葉連非花期也有看頭.  適合切花. 非常強健易於栽種在任何全日照到半日照處.  植株生長穩定後頗為耐旱.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高1.5-2呎,寬幅6-9吋.  繁殖以種子,球根或側芽來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.botanus.com/products/Camassia-‘Blue-Melody’.html           http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/108505/             https://brentandbeckysbulbs.com/Camassia-quamash-Blue-Melody-/Liliaceae/Camassia/quamash-Blue-Melody-