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Cherry silverberry (Elaeagnus multiflora) 木半夏

Cherry silverberry (Elaeagnus multiflora) 木半夏

Cherry silverberry (Elaeagnus multiflora) 木半夏

Cherry silverberry (Elaeagnus multiflora) 木半夏

Cherry silverberry (Elaeagnus multiflora) 木半夏

Cherry silverberry (Elaeagnus multiflora) 木半夏

Cherry silverberry (Elaeagnus multiflora) 木半夏

Cherry silverberry (Elaeagnus multiflora) 木半夏

Also called goumi.  Very hardy large shrub or small tree.  Easy to grow in full sun to partial shade location.  Fragrant pale yellow to white flowers in spring and edible fruits in late summer.  Fruits ripe from orange to red.  Back of the foliage is silvery.  USDA Zones:4-8.  Mature size:6′-8′(H) X 6′-8′(W).  Propagate by soft wood cuttings or seeds.

木半夏是強健的灌木或小樹.  葉背為銀白色.  花有觀賞價值,果實具有藥用和食用價值.  容易栽種在全日照到半日照處.  春天開淡黃偏白的香花,夏末果實由橘色轉紅色.  果皮薄不耐運送所以不適合鮮果販賣.  耐寒性佳.  成熟株高為6-8呎,寬幅6-8呎.   繁殖方式以新枝扦插或種子來繁殖.

 

Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora ‘Amethyst’) 西番蓮’紫水晶’

Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora ‘Amethyst’) 西番蓮’紫水晶’

Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora 'Amethyst') 紫花西番蓮'紫水晶'

Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora ‘Amethyst’) 紫花西番蓮’紫水晶’


Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora 'Amethyst') 紫花西番蓮'紫水晶'

Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora ‘Amethyst’) 紫花西番蓮’紫水晶’


Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora 'Amethyst') 紫花西番蓮'紫水晶'

Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora ‘Amethyst’) 紫花西番蓮’紫水晶’


Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora 'Amethyst') 紫花西番蓮'紫水晶'

Purple Passion Flower vine (Passiflora ‘Amethyst’) 紫花西番蓮’紫水晶’


Beautiful purple flowers, not small size. The flowers has unique fragrance. Easy to grow as tropical flowering vine, hardy. Best in full sun location. Fruit is orange colour and flesh is not as tasty as market fruit varieties but it is still edible. Winter hardiness to around -8C. One of the common Passiflora varities in Northern America.
生長快速,多花,強健,果皮為橘色,果肉可食用但味道不怎樣,無法跟市面售的百香果相較. 耐寒性高且抗病力強. 此品是北美常見的品種之一.