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Parrot’s Beak (Gmelina philippensis) 菲律賓石梓

Parrot’s Beak (Gmelina philippensis) 菲律賓石梓

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Parrot’s Beak (Gmelina philippensis) Leaves are growing! 菲律賓石梓枝條長出葉片了!

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Parrot’s Beak (Gmelina philippensis) cuttings start to grow shoots. 菲律賓石梓扦插枝條開始長出新芽.

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Parrot’s Beak (Gmelina philippensis) cuttings. 菲律賓石梓有癒合組織的扦插枝條.

Parrot's Beak seed.(Gmelina philippensis) 菲律賓石梓種子(果核).

Parrot’s Beak seed.(Gmelina philippensis) 菲律賓石梓種子(果核).

Tropical shrub/vine.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location. Unique yellow hanging flowers look like a head down lobster shape or parrot’s beak, flowers bloom from mid spring to mid fall.  Long blooming time.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds.  USDA Zones:9+.  Mature size:10′-15′(H) X 8′-15′(W). Evergreen in warm climate.   Fleshy fruit contain only one seed.    Medicinal plant.  The stems is prickly with small amount of thorns, handle with care!

熱帶灌木/木本開花藤.   容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.   黃色花獨特的花串看起來像是龍蝦頭下尾上或者形如鸚鵡的鳥喙.  花期從仲春到中秋.  花期很長.  花吸引蜂蝶與鳥類.   植株喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高10-15呎, 寬幅8-15呎.  溫暖環境下是常綠的.  一果一籽.  藥用. 莖幹有刺, 要小心.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/78257/                                    https://toptropicals.com/cgi-bin/garden_catalog/cat.cgi?uid=Gmelina_philippensis          http://www.stuartxchange.com/Alipung.html              http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Parrot’s%20Beak.html

Mast tree(Polyalthia longifolia)印度塔樹

Mast tree(Polyalthia longifolia)印度塔樹

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Mast Tree (Polyalthia longifolia) seedling. 印度塔樹小苗.

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Mast tree (Polyalthia longifolia) 印度塔樹小苗.

 

 

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Mast tree(Polyalthia longifolia) seeds. 印度塔樹的種子.

Tropical upright tree with narrow width.  Beautiful weeping branches  with gorgeous leaves which is very attractive as green fence.  Evergreen in warm climate.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Fragrant flowers in cream-pale green bloom in summer.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:40′(H) X 4′-6′(W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings, layering.   Medicinal.

又名垂枝長葉暗羅. 熱帶樹種,有著高但寬幅窄的外觀.  很適合作為綠籬來種植.  其枝葉垂墜的特性加上葉片蠻美的.     容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  夏開黃綠色花,有香味. 花頗吸引蜂蝶鳥類.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高可達40呎,但寬幅僅4-6呎.  繁殖方式可以種子,扦插,高壓等方式來進行.  有藥用價值.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polyalthia_longifolia                             https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E5%9E%82%E6%9E%9D%E9%95%B7%E8%91%89%E6%9A%97%E7%BE%85                                                                       http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/2567/

 

Hoya (Hoya pubicalyx ‘Pink Silver’)毬蘭

Hoya (Hoya pubicalyx ‘Pink Silver’)毬蘭

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Hoya pubicalyx ‘Pink Silver’ cutting. 毬蘭的扦插枝條.

Tropical flowering vine.  This tender perennial is very easy to grow. Best growing in warm partial shade to light shade location in moist soil.   Small silver/greyish deep pink flowers in clusters are very fragrant!   Flowering in fall.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds.    Mature size:10′-12′(H)/(L) X 3″-6″(W). USDA Zones:9-11.    Propagate by seeds or cuttings. Suitable growing indoors in container or in hanging basket.

熱帶多年生常綠開花爬藤.  容易栽種在溫暖多濕的半日照到散光處.  小小的銀灰色調的深粉到暗紅色花簇生成花球狀,花香濃郁!   花頗吸引蜂蝶與鳥類.  成熟株高10-12呎,寬幅3-6吋.  喜熱不耐寒,太冷會落葉.  繁殖以種子或扦插或分株方式來進行.  適合室內盆植或吊盆.

Reference links:  參考網站資料連結:

https://www.rareflora.com/hoyapubpinksil.html                          http://www.myhoyas.com/P/pubicalyx/PS/eng.htm

 

 

Natal Plum (Carissa grandiflora) 卡利撒或大花假虎刺

Natal Plum (Carissa grandiflora) 卡利撒或大花假虎刺

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Natal Plum (Carissa grandiflora) seeds. 卡利撒或大花假虎刺的種子.

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Natal Plum (Carissa grandiflora) seed germination. 卡利撒或大花假虎刺種子發芽.

Tropical flowering shrub.   Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location. White fragrant flowers blooming all year around.  Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  Red ripe fruit are edible to eat straight or for jam.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Evergreen in warm climate.  Mature size:6′-8′(H) X 2′-3′(W).  Propagate by seeds or cuttings or air layering.  The plant has thorns so handing with care.

熱帶開花性灌木.  容易栽種.  最好栽種於全日照到半日照處.  全年可開白色香花.  花為頗吸引蜂蝶的蜜源.  果實轉紅可以直接食用或製成果醬.  喜熱不耐寒.  在熱帶氣候區為常綠.  成熟株高可達6-8呎,寬幅2-3呎.  繁殖方式以種子或扦插或高壓方式來進行.  植株有刺接觸時要小心安全.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carissa_macrocarpa          http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/37046/

Dutchman’s pipe (Aristolochia gigantea) 馬兜鈴

Dutchman’s pipe (Aristolochia gigantea) 馬兜鈴

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Dutchman’s pipe (Aristolochia) has large unique flowers. (This is side view of a blooming flower.) 馬兜鈴的花大而奇特. (盛開中花朵的側寫)

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Dutchman’s pipe (Aristolochia) has large unique flowers. These are flower buds. 馬兜鈴的花大而奇特. 這些是花苞.

Talking about unique flowers, this is not you see everyday!  It is a tropical tender perennial flowering vine.   Plants stay evergreen in warm climate.  Easy to grow though some of this genus are not too easy.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Very large flowers in spring to fall, very long blooming time.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds.   USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:8′-10′(H) X 6′-8′(W).  Fast growing.   Whole plant is toxic if ingested.  Medicinal.   Propagate by seeds or cuttings.

它有著大而奇特的花朵,是熱帶型的多年生開花藤類.  在溫暖的環境裡維持常綠. 一般而言是容易栽種的,但有的同屬的比較不易栽種.  最好種在全日照到半日照處.  大型紫紅色花有白色斑紋從春開到秋,花期很長.  花為吸引蜂蝶及鳥類的蜜源.  喜熱怕冷.  成熟株高8-10呎,寬幅6-8呎.  全株有毒勿食.  它是藥物植物.  繁殖以種子或扦插來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aristolochia_gigantea      https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E9%A9%AC%E5%85%9C%E9%93%83%E5%B1%9E                                                            http://www.gardenvines.com/other-species/aristolochia-gigantea.html   http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/56130/

Hoya (Hoya nummularioides) 香水毬蘭

Hoya (Hoya nummularioides) 香水毬蘭

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Hoya (Hoya nummularioides) cutting. 香水毬蘭扦插苗.

Tropical flowering vine.  This tender perennial is very easy to grow. Best growing in warm partial shade to light shade location in moist soil.   Small red and white flowers in clusters are very fragrant!   Flowering in fall.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds.    Mature size:10′-12′(H)/(L) X 6″-9″(W). USDA Zones:9-11.    Propagate by seeds or cuttings. Suitable growing indoors in container or in hanging basket.

熱帶多年生常綠開花爬藤.  容易栽種在溫暖多濕的半日照到散光處.  小小的花簇生成花球狀,花香濃郁!   花頗吸引蜂蝶與鳥類.  成熟株高10-12呎,寬幅6-9吋.  喜熱不耐寒,太冷會落葉.  繁殖以種子或扦插方式來進行.  適合室內盆植或吊盆.

Reference links:  參考網站資料連結:

https://www.rareflora.com/hoyanum.html      http://vermonthoyascom.fatcow.com/hoyas-n-z/hoya-nummularoides/  http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/57681/

Hoya (Hoya lacunosa) 毛帽毬蘭

Hoya (Hoya lacunosa) 毛帽毬蘭

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Hoya (Hoya lacunosa) cutting. 毛帽毬蘭扦插苗.

Tropical low flowering vine.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in warm partial shade  to light shade location in moist soil.  Tan/white flowers are all year around and very fragrant!  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:2′-3′(H) X 3″-6″(W). Suitable for growing in container/hanging basket indoors.  Propagate by seeds or cuttings.

熱帶低矮的開花爬藤.  容易栽種.  最好栽種於溫暖的半日照到散光處保濕的環境.  米黃到白色的花球種的好的話能全年續開,花朵有香水般的濃郁香味!  花吸引蜂蝶與鳥類.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高2-3呎,寬幅3-6吋.  適合室內盆植或種成吊盆.  繁殖以種子或扦插方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://vermonthoyascom.fatcow.com/hoya-l-m/hoya-lacunosa/   http://i-hua.blogspot.ca/2014/04/blog-post_16.html   http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/56314/