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Bear’s-breeches (Acanthus mollis) 老鼠簕

Bear’s-breeches (Acanthus mollis) 老鼠簕

Bear's-breeches (Acanthus mollis) 老鼠簕

Bear’s-breeches (Acanthus mollis) 老鼠簕


Bear's-breeches (Acanthus mollis) 老鼠簕

Bear’s-breeches (Acanthus mollis) 老鼠簕


Unique perennial plant in suitable areas. It prefers full sun location in well drained soil.
You might notice its foliage from top of architect columns. Summer flowering with many flowers on an erect stem. Good for cut flower or dry flower use. It is easy to propagate by dividing clump in spring. In colder climate it will need protection to over winter. USDA Zones:7-9. Mature size:3′-5′ (H) x 3′ (W). The flower language is:art.

爵床科老鼠簕屬,亞灌木型多年生植物,多是當成多年生草花. 非常強健易栽種. 喜全日照,排水佳的土壤. 植株叢生,花莖直立上有許多小花,耐旱. 夏天開花,適合切花或乾燥花. 適合自己一區栽種. 不是很耐寒. 它原是地中海區域的原生植物,在一些希臘古神廟的遺跡上都有這植物的花形. 有希臘神話說是Acanthus是仙女,她愛上了太陽神阿波羅並糾纏不已. 於是被變成這有刺的植物–全日照,仍然愛陽光,太陽神神廟柱頭上有許多此植物葉片的蹤跡. 見維基百科照片: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acanthus_(ornament) 它的花語是:藝術.

Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

 

Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

 

Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

 

Whit flowering quince

Whit flowering quince

White flowering quince

White flowering quince

Red Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

Red Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

Red Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

Red Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

Red Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

Red Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) 木瓜梅

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Flowering quince ( Chaenomeles ) yellow ripe fruit in fall. Quite many seeds in each fruit. 木瓜梅秋熟的黃色果實. 一枚果實中的種子量還不少.

It is pretty and low maintenance especially like Japanese Dwarf Flowering Quince – Chaenomeles japonica, Zone 4, very hardy and do not over grow. Best in full sun location. The twigs of this genus have long pricks. Flower in spring and then fruit in late summer. Common flower colour are red and bright orange-red.    Ripe fruit is edible, often are used for jam or preserves.

強健易栽種的木瓜屬灌木,全日照為佳,春天開花,夏末偶有黃色的果實,有日本的矮性木瓜梅,莖幹有刺要小心. 常見花色有紅色和明亮的橘紅色. 熟果可以食用,通常用於果醬或醃製成蜜餞.