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Salal(Gaultheria shallon)北美白珠樹

Salal(Gaultheria shallon)北美白珠樹

2016-06-22Salal (1) (Medium)

Salal(Gaultheria shallon) propagation are often from plant division.北美白珠樹的常見繁殖方式為分株法.


Salal (Gaultheria shallon) seeds from dried berries. 北美白珠樹從乾燥莓果取出的種子.

2018-01-02 Salal seedlings (2) - Copy

Salal(Gaultheria shallon) tiny seeds just germinated. 北美白珠樹的細小種子才剛孵出.

2018-01-02 Salal seedlings (1)

Salal(Gaultheria shallon) tiny seeds just germinated.  About 2 months. 北美白珠樹的細小種子才剛孵出. 約2個月.

Evergreen hardy shrub with edible berries. Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location. Large amount of small pink/white flowers in late spring to early summer.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and humming birds. Good for cut flower. Edible fruit ripe to purple/blue/black which are excellent for pies.   Berries attract birds and other wild animals. USDA Zones:6-10. Mature size:1′-1.5’/8′-10′(H) X 1′-1.5′(W). Size depends on the sun exposure, in shady location plants will be taller.  Medicinal.

常綠強健的灌木其成熟的紫黑小果實可食. 容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處. 春末夏初開大量的鐘型小白花,花是懸垂下開的,頗吸引蜂蝶與鳥類.  適合切花.  成熟轉紫黑的果實可以直接食用,能做成果醬或甜點. 自然也吸引野生動物前來爭食.  喜熱,耐寒性尚可.  成熟株高1-1.5呎高到8-10呎高(日照越充足越矮),寬幅亦同.  可藥用.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://nativeplants.evergreen.ca/search/view-plant.php?ID=00320    http://wildfoodsandmedicines.com/salal/