Pseudorhipsalis (Pseudorhipsalis ramulosa) 雨林仙人掌梅枝

Pseudorhipsalis (Pseudorhipsalis ramulosa) 雨林仙人掌梅枝

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Pseudorhipsalis (Pseudorhipsalis ramulosa) seeds. 雨林仙人掌梅枝的種子.

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Pseudorhipsalis (Pseudorhipsalis ramulosa) seeds germination in about 30 days. 雨林仙人掌梅枝的種子約1個月孵出.

Tropicals tender perennials /succulents.  Native in rain forest of Central and South America. Easy to grow. Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Small tan, pink or green flowers in mid spring, follow with ripe to white colored berries.  Plant turn more plum red in full sun.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:2′-4′(H/W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.   Suitable for container indoors.

熱帶多年生/多肉植物.  原生於中南美洲熱帶雨林.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處. 春開米黃色或粉色小花,果實成熟轉為白色略微透明的小漿果.  植株在日照充足時呈現顏色為梅紅色.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅為2-4呎.  繁殖方式以種子,扦插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://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pseudorhipsalis
http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/141226/
http://thegardengeeks.net/plant-guide/8621-pseudorhipsalis_ramulosa
http://www.desert-tropicals.com/Plants/Cactaceae/Pseudorhipsalis_ramulosa.html

Dobo Lily or Scarborough Lily(Cyrtanthus) 垂筒花

Dobo Lily or Scarborough Lily (Cyrtanthus) 垂筒花

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Dobo Lily or Scarborough Lily (Cyrtanthus) dried seed pods with tiny, very fine seeds. 垂筒花的乾種莢與非常細小的種子.

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Dobo Lily or Scarborough Lily (Cyrtanthus) seeds germination in about 2 weeks. 垂筒花的種子約2週孵出.

Tropical tender bulbous perennial.  Evergreen.  Native in South Africa.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Red/pink/salmon/yellow/white tube like flowers in late spring to early summer.  Flowers attract bees butterflies and humming birds.  Cyrtanthus breviflorus is the easiest and common one in the genus.  USDA Zones:9-11. Mature size:1′-1.5′(H/W).  Propagate by seeds, bulbs, offsets or division.  Suitable for growing in containers.

熱帶球根花卉.  常綠. 原生於南非. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  紅/粉紅/鮭魚色/黃/白色管狀花於春末夏初盛開.  花頗吸引蜂蝶與蜂鳥.  Cyrtanthus breviflorus這物種是該屬植物最常見的. 喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅1-1.5呎.  繁殖以種子,球根,側芽,分株等方式來進行.  適合盆植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyrtanthus                    http://pacificbulbsociety.org/pbswiki/index.php/Cyrtanthus                           http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/198201/

 

Succulent – Sedum (Sedum dasyphyllum ‘Blue Cadet’) 多肉–景天

Succulent – Sedum (Sedum dasyphyllum ‘Blue Cadet’) 多肉–景天

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Succulent – Sedum (Sedum dasyphyllum ‘Blue Cadet’) 多肉–景天

Hardy evergreen succulent.  This perennial is very easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location. USDA Zones:5-9. Mature size:1″-3″(H) X 1′-1.5′(W).  Propagate by cuttings or division.   Excellent for ground cover in rock garden.  Suitable for growing in containers.

強健常綠的多肉植物.  這種多年生多肉很容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處.  耐寒也耐熱. 成熟株高僅1-3吋,寬幅1-1.5呎.  繁殖方式以扦插或分株的方式來進行.   很適合種再岩砌花園當地被.  也很適合盆植.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.sunnyborder.com/plants/item/Sedum/SEDBD.html   http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/37069/#b

White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) 白花油點草

White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) 白花油點草

White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) seeds. 白花油點草種子.

White Toad-lily (Tricyrtis ‘White Towers’) seeds. 白花油點草種子.

Hardy perennial.  Easy to grow. Best growing in partial shade to full shade location in moist soil.  White flowers in late summer to frost/late fall.   Good for cut flower.  USDA Zones:5-9.  Mature size:2′-3′(H) X 1′-1.5′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings or division.    Good for woodland garden.

強健多年生草花.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到全蔭處的濕潤土壤.  夏末到秋末開白色花.  適合切花.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高2-3呎,寬幅1-1.5呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插或分株的方式來進行.  適合用於林地型花園.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://www.perennials.com/plants/tricyrtis-white-towers.html                              http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/70948/

Coral Drops (Bessera elegans) 墨西哥珊瑚墜子

Coral Drops (Bessera elegans) 墨西哥珊瑚墜子

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Coral Drops (Bessera elegans) 墨西哥珊瑚墜子

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Coral Drops (Bessera elegans) flowering sized bulbs are very small. 墨西哥珊瑚墜子的開花球根很小顆,比彈珠還要小顆.

Tropical bulbous perennial.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location. Orange red and yellow flowers in late summer to mid fall.   USDA Zones:10-11.  Mature size:1.5′-2′(H) X 3″-6″(W).  Propagate by seeds, bulbs, offsets or division.

百合科墨西哥珊瑚墜屬的熱帶多年生球根花卉. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處.  橘紅色雜著黃色的花於夏末開到中秋.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高1.5-2呎,寬幅3-6吋.  繁殖以種子,球根,側芽/球,或分株的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bessera                                                http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/55155/#b

Purple Yam/Ube (Dioscorea purpurea) 紫薯/參薯/山藥

Purple Yam/Ube (Dioscorea purpurea) 紫薯/參薯/山藥

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Purple Yam (Dioscorea purpurea) small aerial tubers. 紫薯/參薯/山藥的小零餘子.

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Purple Yam/Ube (Dioscorea purpurea) the aerial tuber is awake! 紫薯/參薯/山藥的零餘子甦醒了.

This tropical food vine is a tender perennial value for its edible tubers and bulbils.  Outer layer of yam is brown and inside the flesh is very purple.   Often are cooked for food/desert, fragrant. USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:40′(H/L) X 1.5′-2′(W).  It can be propagated by tubers, bulbils, cuttings or division.  Medicinal.  Fast growing.

熱帶多年生蔓藤主要以可食用的根部與零餘子來種植.  根部及零餘子的外皮褐色但內部為紫色. 常煮後食用或用於料理甜品,這種薯有特別的香味. 喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/藤長40呎,寬幅1.5-2呎.  繁殖方式多以地下根莖,零餘子,扦插或分株的方式來進行. 藥用.  生長快速.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/115261/
https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E5%8F%82%E8%96%AF
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dioscorea_alata
http://blogger.gtwang.org/2013/04/dioscorea-opposita.html

Succulent-Living Stone (Lithops fulleri) 生石花or石頭玉

Succulent-Living Stone (Lithops fulleri) 生石花or石頭玉
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Succulent-Living Stone (Lithops fulleri) 生石花or石頭玉

Tropical perennial, succulent.  Very cute!  Plant has very low ground height and its succulent leaves look like rock.  Easy to grow.  Best in full sun location in well drained medium. White or yellow flowers in winter to spring. USDA Zones:9-10.  Mature size:1cm-10cm(H) X 3cm-10cm(W).  Propagate by seeds or division.  Excellent in small container or rock garden.
熱帶多年生,多肉植物. 非常可愛! 植株很低矮貼地且外型與石頭雷同.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照處的排水良好的介質.  冬到春時開白色或黃色的小花.  喜熱不耐寒. 成熟株高1-10公分,寬幅3-10公分.  繁殖以種子或分株的方式來進行.  適合小盆栽種或地植於岩砌花園.
Reference links: 參考網站資料連結: