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Chinese Water Spinach or Swamp Morning Glory (Ipomoea aquatica) 空心菜

Chinese Water Spinach or Swamp Morning Glory (Ipomoea aquatica) 空心菜

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Chinese Water Spinach or Swamp Morning Glory (Ipomoea aquatica) seeds. 空心菜種子包內的種子.

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Chinese Water Spinach or Swamp Morning Glory (Ipomoea aquatica) seeds germination in just few days in warm and moist condition. 空心菜的種子在溼熱的環境中幾天就發芽.

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Chinese Water Spinach or Swamp Morning Glory (Ipomoea aquatica) seedlings showing the seed leaves! 空心菜小實生苗長出子葉!

Tender perennial vegetable/aquatic.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in moist to wet soil.  Moring glory like flowers in summer.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:7-11. Mature size:8′-10′(H) X 6′-8′(W).  Propagate by seeds or cuttings.  Fast growing, may be invasive in warm region.

多年生不耐寒的葉菜/水生植物. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照出的濕潤/泥裡.  夏天開朝顏般的花朵.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  喜熱不甚耐寒.  成熟株高8-10呎, 寬幅6-8呎.  繁殖以種子或扦插的方式來進行.  生長快速可能在溫暖地區成為強勢植物.

Reference links:參考網站資料連結:

http://www.clovegarden.com/ingred/mg_wspinz.html               https://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1263/

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Clasping Twisted Stalk or Watermelon Berry (Streptopus amplexifolius) 抱莖扭柄花

Clasping Twisted Stalk or Watermelon Berry (Streptopus amplexifolius) 抱莖扭柄花

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Clasping Twisted Stalk or Watermelon Berry (Streptopus amplexifolius) seeds. 抱莖扭柄花的種子.

Also known as wild cucumber.  Cold hardy bulbous perennial.   Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade to full shade. Yellow flowers in mid spring to early summer.  USDA Zones:3-8. Mature size:1′-2′(H) X 9″-1′(W).  Propagate by seeds, bulbs, offsets or division.  Edible young shoots and leaves and small amount of ripe red berries.  Ripe berries have watermelon like flavor.  Medicinal.

又稱為野黃瓜. 耐寒強健的多年生草花.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到全蔭處.  仲春到初夏時開黃色小花.  耐寒不耐熱.  成熟株高1-2呎,寬幅9吋到1呎.  繁殖以種子,球根,側芽或分株的方式來進行.  新生的嫩葉及少量紅色熟果可以食用(吃多有輕瀉的作用).  熟果嚐起來像是西瓜的味道.  藥用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streptopus_amplexifolius                                       https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E6%89%AD%E6%9F%84%E8%8A%B1%E5%B1%9E        https://nativeplants.evergreen.ca/search/view-plant.php?ID=00681           http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/55439/#b

 

Thai Black Ginger (Kaempferia parviflora) 泰國黑薑or小花山奈

Thai Black Ginger (Kaempferia parviflora) 泰國黑薑or小花山奈

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Thai Black Ginger (Kaempferia parviflora) flower head. 泰國黑薑or小花山奈的花序.

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Thai Black Ginger (Kaempferia parviflora) bulb/rhizome. 泰國黑薑or小花山奈的塊根.

Tropical perennial.   The inner rhizome flesh is purple, dark to black when dried.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to full shade location in moist but well drained soil.  Small white flowers with deep pink center bloom in spring.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:1′-1.5′(H/W).  Propagate by rhizomes or division.   Medicinal.  Suitable for growing in container indoors.  Medicinal.

熱帶多年生草花.  塊根內部暗色,乾燥後呈現的紫黑色. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處的濕潤但排水佳的土壤.  春開小白花花中帶有深粉紅色紋.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅1-1.5呎.  繁殖以塊根或分株的方式來進行.  適合室內盆植.  藥用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaempferia_parviflora                              http://blog.xuite.net/wmwm5600/blog/562025209-藥用植物簡介%28884%29泰國黑薑https://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/234325/#b                      http://www.gingersrus.com/cart/index.php?productID=72

Achimenes ‘Illya Melnyk’ 重瓣長筒花

Achimenes ‘Illya Melnyk’ 重瓣長筒花

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Achimenes ‘Illya Melnyk’ rhizomes. 重瓣長筒花的鱗莖.

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Achimenes ‘Illya Melnyk’ rhizome is awaken and growing! 重瓣長筒花的鱗莖甦醒並開始生長了!

Tropical perennial with striking double deep violet flowers!  Gorgeous!  Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade location.   USDA Zones: 9-10.  Mature size:8″-1′(H/W).   Propagate by cuttings, rhizomes or division.  Suitable for growing in container indoors.

熱帶多年生草花有著迷人美麗的重瓣深紫色花!  真是好看!  容易栽種.  最好災ˋ種在半日照處.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅8吋到1呎.  繁殖以扦插,鱗莖或分株的方式來進行.  適合室內盆植.

Reference links:參考網站資料連結:

https://livingcolourbulbs.com/bulbs/achimenes               http://ahimenes.ru/shop/ahimenesy/illya-melnyk             https://gabigligor.sunphoto.ro/Illya_Melnyk

 

Carolina silverbell (Halesia carolina) 北美銀鐘花

Carolina silverbell (Halesia carolina) 北美銀鐘花

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Carolina silverbell (Halesia carolina) seeds. 北美銀鐘花的種子.

Cold hardy flowering tree.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  White bell shaped flowers in spring.  Bell shaped white flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:5-8.   Mature size:30′-40′(H) X 20′-35′(W).   Propagate by seeds or cuttings.

耐寒強健的開花樹種.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  春開白色鈴狀花.  白色鈴狀花頗吸引蜂蝶.  耐寒不甚耐熱.  成熟株高30-40呎,寬幅20-35呎.  繁殖以種子或扦插的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halesia_carolina               https://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/50035/              http://www.fpcn.net/a/qiaomu/20131109/Halesia_carolina.html http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=a440

Winter Wheat (Triticum aestivum) 普通小麥

Winter Wheat (Triticum aestivum) 普通小麥

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Winter Wheat (Triticum aestivum) seeds. 普通小麥的種子.

Very important annual crop.  Cold hardy annual.  Winter wheat is also the bread wheat, also know as wheat grass.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location in early fall or early spring.  Mature size:3′-6′(H). Propagate by seeds.

非常重要的一年生經濟作物.  耐寒強健的一年生草本.  這就是種子磨成粉成麵粉的普通小麥,亦是眾所周ˋ知的小麥草.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處,多為秋播但也可初春播種.  成熟株高3-6呎.  繁殖方式以種子來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winter_wheat                                  https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/普通小麦                                  https://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/70636/

Cherry Tomato ‘Snow White’ (Lycopersicon lycopersicum ‘Snow White’) 白色小番茄

Cherry Tomato ‘Snow White’ (Lycopersicon lycopersicum ‘Snow White’) 白色小番茄

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Cherry Tomato ‘Snow White’ (Lycopersicon lycopersicum ‘Snow White’) 白色小番茄

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Cherry Tomato ‘Snow White’ (Lycopersicon lycopersicum ‘Snow White’) seeds. 白色小番茄的種子.

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Cherry Tomato ‘Snow White’ (Lycopersicon lycopersicum ‘Snow White’) seeds germination in just few days. 白色小番茄的種子幾天就發芽了.

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Cherry Tomato ‘Snow White’ (Lycopersicon lycopersicum ‘Snow White’) strong plants start to flower and fruit! 白色小番茄植株健康開始開花結果了!

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Cherry Tomato ‘Snow White’ (Lycopersicon lycopersicum ‘Snow White’) strong plants start to flower and fruit! Ripe fruit is pale yellow with white. Pretty tasty! 白色小番茄植株健康開始開花結果了! 熟果為淡黃色透著白色. 好吃喔!

Annual.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location.   Small yellow flowers appear when mature.   Fruit ripe from green to ivory with pale yellow hue, ripe fruit is edible.  Mature size:4′-8′(H) X 2′-3′(W).  Propagate by seeds or cuttings.   Only ripe fruit is edible, the rest of the plant is toxic if ingested.

一年生.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處.  植ˊ株成熟後開始開小黃花.  果實由綠成熟後轉象牙白帶淡黃色,成熟果實可以食用.  成熟株高4-8呎,寬幅2-3呎.  繁殖以種子或扦插的方式來進行.  除了熟果可以食用外,全株有毒勿食.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/65990/                             http://www.reimerseeds.com/snow-white-tomato.aspx