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Yellow Walking Iris (Trimezia martinicensis) 黃扇鳶尾

Yellow Walking Iris (Trimezia martinicensis) 黃扇鳶尾

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Yellow Walking Iris (Trimezia martinicensis) 黃扇鳶尾

Hardy tropical perennial.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade to light shade location in moist soil.  Yellow flowers bloom repeatedly all year around. Flowers attract bees, butterflies and hummingbirds.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:1′-2′(H) X 3″-6″(W).  Propagate by dividing rhizomes/bulbs, offsets.  Suitable for growing in containers indoors.  Plant is toxic if ingested.

強健的熱帶多年生草花.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到散光處的濕潤土壤.  全年可開黃色花朵.  花頗吸引蜂蝶與蜂鳥.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高1-2呎,寬幅3-6吋.  繁殖以分株,走莖/側芽或地下莖.  適合室內盆植.  植株有毒勿食.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://lcdn.rimg.tw/shaucan/9116dbb7.pdf          http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/177981/            http://www.growingguides.com/PlantGuides/walkingIrisYellow.pdf


Hoya (Hoya crassicaulis) 毬蘭

Hoya (Hoya crassicaulis) 毬蘭

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Hoya (Hoya crassicaulis) seeds. 毬蘭的種子.

2017-07-31 Hoya (Hoya crassicaulis) 毬蘭 (1) - Copy

Hoya (Hoya crassicaulis) seeds start to germinate in about 4 days. 毬蘭種子約4天開始發芽.

Tropical flowering vine.  Native in rain forest South of Asia. Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade to light shade location in moist soil.  Flowers only on new wood so it will need to remove spent flowers to encourage more growth.    Many small flowers combine as a flower head, almost a ball like shape, each flower petal is tan with reddish brown edge and off white center.  Fragrant.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size: 4′-8′ (H/L) X 1′-2′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings, layering or division.

熱帶開花藤.  容易栽種.  原生於南亞的雨林.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到散光處的濕潤土壤.   該物種僅在新枝上萌出花芽,故花謝後須剪除以利花芽再生.   開芬芳的花朵,花瓣為淡黃/象牙色,花心為接近淡粉紅色.  花由多數的小花組成像花球般,單朵花的花瓣為淡黃色帶紅褐色的花瓣邊緣,接近米色的花心.  花香.  植株喜熱不耐寒. 成熟株高/藤長4-8呎, 寬幅1-2呎.  繁殖以種子,扦插,壓條或分株的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://garden.org/plants/view/240196/Wax-Plant-Hoya-crassicaulis/            https://www.rareflora.com/hoyacra.html

Formosan Fig (Ficus formosana Maxim)天仙果/羊奶頭

Formosan Fig (Ficus formosana Maxim)天仙果/羊奶頭

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Formosan Fig (Ficus formosana Maxim) seeds. 天仙果/羊奶頭的種子.


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Formosan Fig (Ficus formosana Maxim) seeds germination in about 10 days. 天仙果羊奶頭的種子約10天孵出.

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Formosan Fig (Ficus formosana Maxim)天仙果/羊奶頭

Tropical medicinal/edible plant.  Evergreen shrub or small tree.  The whole plant is edible after cooked.  Usually cook the plant with chicken or spare ribs in soup.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in  partial shade or light shade location in moist soil.  Plant is either male or female.  USDA Zones:9-10. Mature size:2-3M(H/W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings or layering.

熱帶藥用/食用植物. 常綠灌木或小樹.  整株可以煮食. 通常將植株與雞隻或排骨燉湯煮. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到散光處的濕潤土壤.  植株雌雄異株所以種植時要多種些以確保能開花結果. 植株喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅約2-3公尺. 繁殖以種子,扦插或高壓的方式來進行.

Reference links:參考網站資料連結:

https://sv.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ficus_formosana                                                http://wmwm5600.blogspot.ca/2008/05/blog-post_3556.html            http://kplant.biodiv.tw/%e5%a4%a9%e4%bb%99%e6%9e%9c/%e5%a4%a9%e4%bb%99%e6%9e%9c.htm http://tai2.ntu.edu.tw/PlantInfo/species-des.php?code=308%20006%2012%200   http://rein1638.pixnet.net/blog/post/19866484-%E7%BE%8A%E5%A5%B6%E9%A0%AD543%28%E8%87%BA%E7%81%A3%E5%A4%A9%E4%BB%99%E6%9E%9C~%E5%8F%B0%E7%81%A3%E6%A6%95~%E7%89%9B%E5%A5%B6%E5%9F%94~ficus-formo

Cobra Lily or Jack in the Pulpit (Arisaema griffithii) 翼檐南星

Cobra Lily or Jack in the Pulpit (Arisaema griffithii) 翼檐南星
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Cobra Lily or Jack in the Pulpit (Arisaema griffithii) bulbs.翼檐南星球根包.

Cold hardy bulbous perennial.  Easy to grow. Best growing in partial shade to light shade location in moist soil.  Unique flowers in late spring, the flowers shape like a cobra which is standing before the attack. Flower color is purple-black with green vein/markings. USDA Zones:5-10. Mature size:1.5′-2′(H) X 6″-9″(W).  Propagate by seeds, bulbs or offsets. Plant is toxic if ingested.  Suitable for growing in containers.  The native Arisaema triphyllum is smaller in size and its flowers pattern is less attractive than this one.
天南星屬的多年生球根花卉. 容易栽種. 最好栽種在半日照到散光處的濕潤土壤.  春末開奇特花形的花,狀若起身攻擊狀的眼鏡蛇. 花色紫黑有綠色紋瓣. 耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高1.5-2呎,寬幅6-9吋. 繁殖方式以種子,球根,側芽來進行. 植株有毒勿食. 可盆植.  原生較小型的三葉天南星(Arisaema triphyllum)是較為常見的天南星植物.
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Common Pitcher Plant(Sarracenia purpurea)紫翼瓶子草

Common Pitcher Plant(Sarracenia purpurea)紫翼瓶子草


Common Pitcher Plant (Sarracenia purpurea) seeds. 紫翼瓶子草的種子.

Cold hardy perennial/carnivorous and insectivorous.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in partial shade to light shade location in moist soil.  Red-purple flowers in late spring to mid summer.   USDA Zones:4-9.  Mature size:6″-1′(W) X 6″-9″(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings, offsets or division.   Plant is toxic if ingested.

強健耐寒的多年生草花/食蟲植物.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在半日照到散光處的濕潤土壤.  春末到仲夏間開紅紫色的花. 耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高6吋到1呎,寬幅6吋到9吋.  繁殖以種子,扦插,側芽或分株的方式來進行.  植物有毒勿食.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sarracenia_purpurea                     https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E7%B4%AB%E7%93%B6%E5%AD%90%E8%8D%89    http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/2706/#b

Gaywings/Fringed Polygala(Polygala paucifolia)少葉遠志/流蘇遠志

Gaywings/Fringed Polygala(Polygala paucifolia)少葉遠志/流蘇遠志

2016-06-09Gaywing少葉遠志 (Medium)

Gaywings/Fringed Polygala(Polygala paucifolia) is best planting in shady location. 少葉遠志/流蘇遠志最好種在偏暗處濕潤土壤中.

2016-06-09Gaywing from Jen (Medium)

Gaywings/Fringed Polygala(Polygala paucifolia) can be propagated by plant division.少葉遠志/流蘇遠志可以用分株繁殖.


Gaywings/Fringed Polygala(Polygala paucifolia) in winter but not in dormancy. 少葉遠志/流蘇遠志冬天居然沒有休眠.

Small cold hardy perennial/groundcover. Easy to grow.  This wild flower is best for growing in partial shade to light shade location in moist soil. Suitable for woodland garden as ground cover. Almost orchid like small deep pink/magenta flowers in late spring to early summer. Very cute!  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:5-7.  Mature size:4″-6″(H) X Propagate by seeds/ cuttings/ layering/ division.

原生於北美東部的多年生草花/地被植物.  容易栽種.  這種野生草花最好栽種在半日照到散光處的溼潤土壤中.  適合種在林地型的花園作為地被使用.  深粉紅色/桃紅色小花於春末夏初時開花.  非常可愛!  耐寒性佳但其耐熱性不是很好.  成熟株高4-6吋,寬幅1-2呎.  繁殖方式以種子/扦插/壓條/分株方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結: