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Jewels of Opar (Talinum paniculatum)土人參/台灣人蔘

Jewels of Opar (Talinum paniculatum)土人參/台灣人蔘

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Jewels of Opar (Talinum paniculatum) is going to flower soon. 土人參/台灣人蔘抽出花梗快要開花了.

 

2016-05-10台灣人蔘 (Medium)

Jewels of Opar (Talinum paniculatum) seedlings. 土人參/台灣人蔘苗.

 

Asian foxtail (Uraria crinita) seeds. 台灣人蔘/狗尾花/通天草種子.

Jewels of Opar (Talinum paniculatum) seeds. 土人參/台灣人蔘種子.

Annual/tropical tender perennial.  Very easy to grow and propagate. Best growing in full sun to partial shade location. Small tiny pink flowers in late spring through summer to early fall.  USDA Zones:9-10.  Mature size:1.5′-2′(H/W).  Propagate by seeds. Medicinal herb/vegetable. Tender leaves and stems are cooked as leafy vegetable, the root can stew with chicken soup, delicious!

一年生或多年生草花. 容易栽種及繁殖. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  春末夏初到初秋開粉紅色小花.花頗吸引蜂蝶.   喜熱不耐寒.  成熟植株高/寬幅1.5-2呎.  可以種子春播或枝條扦插或分株來繁殖.   夏天抽出花梗時便可採收.  根的形狀如人參,嫩莖葉可做葉菜來料理,其根能和雞湯燉煮,好吃!   具有藥用價值.

Reference links:參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talinum_paniculatum                 http://www.chinabaike.com/z/nong/zp/316773.html                               https://zh.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E5%9C%9F%E4%BA%BA%E5%8F%82           http://www.lnps.tp.edu.tw/plants/%E5%9C%9F%E4%BA%BA%E8%94%98.htm

 

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Gentian Sage/Blue-Flowered Sage (Salvia patens ‘Cambridge Blue’) 龍膽鼠尾草/長蕊鼠尾草

Gentian Sage/Blue-Flowered Sage (Salvia patens ‘Cambridge Blue’) 龍膽鼠尾草/長蕊鼠尾草

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Gentian Sage/Blue-Flowered Sage (Salvia patens ‘Cambridge Blue’) 龍膽鼠尾草/長蕊鼠尾草

Tropical/tender perennial.  Blue flowers for long blooming time from late spring to end of fall.   Flowers attract bees, butterflies and humming birds.   Mature size:2′-3′(H) X 1.5′-2′(W).  Best growing in full sun location.  Easy to grow.   Propagate by seeds or cuttings.  Fast growing.  USDA Zones:8+.

熱帶多年生草本植物. 春末到秋末開藍色花,花期很長.  花是頗吸引蜂蝶及蜂鳥的蜜源.  成熟株高2-3呎,寬幅1.5-2呎.  全日照處栽培為佳.  繁殖方式以種子或扦插.  生長快速.  耐熱不耐寒.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/52761/

Sea Lavender/German Statice (Limonium platyphyllum) 平葉磯松

Sea Lavender/German Statice (Limonium platyphyllum)  平葉磯松

Sea LavenderGerman Statice (Limonium platyphyllum)  平葉磯松

Sea LavenderGerman Statice (Limonium platyphyllum) 平葉磯松

Sea LavenderGerman Statice (Limonium platyphyllum)  平葉磯松

Sea LavenderGerman Statice (Limonium platyphyllum) 平葉磯松

Sea LavenderGerman Statice (Limonium platyphyllum)  平葉磯松

Sea LavenderGerman Statice (Limonium platyphyllum) 平葉磯松

Sea LavenderGerman Statice (Limonium platyphyllum)  平葉磯松

Sea LavenderGerman Statice (Limonium platyphyllum) 平葉磯松

Sea LavenderGerman Statice (Limonium platyphyllum)  平葉磯松

Sea LavenderGerman Statice (Limonium platyphyllum) 平葉磯松

This hardy perennial is very common seen in any flower store.   Its flowers are often used to give flower bouquet volume and misty colour.  Easy to grow it in full sun to partial shade location.  Plants are quite drought tolerant once established.       USDA Zones:3-9.  Mature size:1.5′-2′(H) X 1.5′-3′(W).  Tiny lavender flowers in summer. Excellent for cut flower!  Propagate usually by division but also can be propagated by seeds. 

它是強健的多年生草花常見於花店的切花用花材.  它的花常用於花束用以增加花束的體積及常用配花.  容易栽種於全日照到半日照處.  植株根系穩固後是很耐旱的.  耐寒也耐熱.  成熟株高1.5-2呎,寬幅1.5-3呎.  夏天開花.花梗上佈滿小紫花很適合當切花花材!  繁殖方式多以分株方式無性繁殖,但也可用種子作有性繁殖.

Supertunia Petunia (Petunia ‘Supertunia Pretty Much Picasso’) 滾綠邊的深粉紅矮牽牛

Supertunia Petunia (Petunia ‘Supertunia Pretty Much Picasso’) 滾綠邊的深粉紅矮牽牛

It is pretty! Definitely recommend this variety!  這品種花色獨特美麗,開花性佳,值得推薦!

Supertunia Petunia (Petunia 'Supertunia Pretty Much Picasso') 滾綠邊的深粉紅矮牽牛

Supertunia Petunia (Petunia ‘Supertunia Pretty Much Picasso’) flowers with green edge. 滾綠邊的深粉紅矮牽牛花色獨特不突兀.

Supertunia Petunia (Petunia 'Supertunia Pretty Much Picasso') 滾綠邊的深粉紅矮牽牛

Supertunia Petunia in annual planter.(Petunia ‘Supertunia Pretty Much Picasso’) 滾綠邊的深粉紅矮牽牛盛開中.

Supertunia Petunia (Petunia 'Supertunia Pretty Much Picasso') 滾綠邊的深粉紅矮牽牛

Supertunia Petunia (Petunia ‘Supertunia Pretty Much Picasso’) 滾綠邊的深粉紅矮牽牛

Supertunia Petunia (Petunia 'Supertunia Pretty Much Picasso') 滾綠邊的深粉紅矮牽牛

Supertunia Petunia (Petunia ‘Supertunia Pretty Much Picasso’) 滾綠邊的深粉紅矮牽牛

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆

Golden Chain Tree is rather popular in spring. (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆在春天時開花時蠻受歡迎的.

Golden Chain Tree is rather popular in spring. (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆在春天時開花時蠻受歡迎的.

Golden Chain Tree is rather popular in spring. (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆在春天時開花時蠻受歡迎的.

Golden Chain Tree is rather popular in spring. (Laburnum anagyroides) 毒豆在春天時開花時蠻受歡迎的.

2016-02-23Golden Chain Seeds (Large)

Golden Chain Tree (Laburnum anagyroides) seeds. 毒豆的種子.

Beautiful small flowering tree!  Bean family, fragrant yellow flowers in clusters blooming in late spring to early summer.  Common seen in small garden or in group to form a flowering tunnel.  Easy to grow and propagate.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  It is native in Central and Southern Europe.  USDA Zones:5-7. Mature size:15′-25′(H) x 10′-12′(W).  Propagate by seeds or soft wood cuttings.

豆科毒豆屬的小型庭園樹.  春末夏初時開黃色長花串,有香味.  多種於小型庭園或做成花隧道一樣的造景. 容易栽種及繁殖.  不耐熱.  成熟株高15-25呎高,寬幅10-12呎.    全日照到半日照.  繁殖以種子或新枝條扦插為主.

Reference links: 參考網站連結:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laburnum_anagyroides http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/2194/

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead flowers. (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑的花.

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead male flowers. (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑的雄花.

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Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead male flower. (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑的雄花.

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead plants. (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特植株.

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead plants. (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特植株.

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead foliage. (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑的葉.

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead foliage. (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑的葉.

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead seed head. (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑種莢.

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead seed head is growing after female flower is spent. (Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑雌花謝了所結的種莢.

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead flower stalk. The bigger ones are going to be female flowers.(Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑花莖抽出.  較大包的花苞是雌花.

Ruby-Eyed Arrowhead flower stalk. The bigger ones are going to be female flowers.(Sagittaria montevidensis) 紅眼蒙特登慈姑花莖抽出. 較大包的花苞是雌花.

A perennial aquatic plant with pretty flowers!  Ruby-eyed center flowers looks very pretty!  Flower diameter is 2-3 cm.  Easy to grow in warm wet lands.  Long blooming time from June to September.  Mature size:2′-3′(H) x 1’+.   USDA Zones: 8-11.  I don’t know how common this variety is but it certainly caught my attention.  🙂  In cold region will treat this as an annual.  Best grow this in full sun to partial shade location, do not dry out.  Propagate usually by rhizome or dividing the plant clumps. 澤瀉科的一種慈姑. 白花紅心,花徑2-3公分,不算小.  有清雅的美. 看起來蠻容易種的.  成熟株高2-3呎,寬1呎左右. 很耐熱但不耐寒. 花期很長,6-9月.  這品種我不知道是否常見,倒是被它的美花吸引了我的注意. 在冷的氣候區是當成一年生來養. 全日照到半日照,不可乾掉.  通常以塊根或分株來繁殖. Reference links: 參考網站連結如下: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sagittaria_montevidensis